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ADMINISTRATIVE SOURCE

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Definition:
Administrative source is the organisational unit responsible for implementing an administrative regulation (or group of regulations), for which the corresponding register of units and the transactions are viewed as a source of statistical data.

Source Publication:
OECD, IMF, ILO, Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States, "Measuring the Non-Observed Economy: A Handbook", Second Draft, Annex 2, Glossary, Paris, 2002.

Cross References:
Administrative data
Administrative data collection
Data provider
Data source, types of

Hyperlink:
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/9/20/1963116.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, February 04, 2004