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DATA CONSUMER

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Definition:
An organisation using data as input for further processing.

Context:
An Organisation can play a number of Organisation roles. Three roles are identified at present: DataProvider; DataConsumer; MaintenanceAgency.
DataConsumer also embraces the activity of metadata provision (SDMX-IM/UML, p.31).

Source Publication:
Statistical Data and Metadata Exchange (SDMX) - BIS, ECB, Eurostat, IBRD, IMF, OECD and UNSD - Metadata Common Vocabulary.

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Friday, December 16, 2005

Last updated on Friday, December 16, 2005