Available Classifications
Alternate structures
Alphabetical Indexes
Correspondence Tables
Free downloads
International Family of Classifications
  Best practices

National classifications

  Statistical Commission
  Expert Group
  Technical Subgroup
  Workshops and Training


Contact us

Printer friendly versionPrinter friendly version English  Français  Español  

Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COPNI code 02.2.3

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 02 - Health
  • Group: 02.2 - Outpatient services
  • Class: 02.2.3 - Paramedical services

Explanatory note

- Provision of paramedical services such as:
- services of medical analysis laboratories and x-ray centres;
- services of nurses and midwives;
- services of acupuncturists, chiropractors, optometrists, physiotherapists, speech therapists, etc.;
- medically prescribed corrective-gymnastic therapy;
- outpatient thermal bath or sea-water treatments;
- ambulance services other than hospital ambulance services;
- hire of therapeutic equipment.
Includes: services of practitioners of traditional medicine.
Excludes: public health service laboratories (02.4.0); laboratories engaged in determining the causes of disease (02.5.0).

Click here for complete correspondences for this code.

Would you like to leave some feedback?
(on this code, this classification, the site in general or any other issue)

Then drop us a line at CHL@un.org.