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ACTIVITY CLASSIFICATION

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Definition:
The main purpose of an activity classification is to classify productive economic activities. The main aim is to provide a set of activity categories that can be utilised when dissecting statistics according to such activities.

Context:
ISIC is the United Nations International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities. The third revision of ISIC is used in the 1993 System of National Accounts (SNA).

Source Publication:
ISIC Rev. 3, para. 16.

Cross References:
Activity – ISIC Rev. 3
ISIC

Classification Indicator: Classification

Statistical Theme: Classifications

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Thursday, January 08, 2004