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French Equivalent: Unité d’activité économique – Eurostat

The kind of activity unit (KAU) groups all the parts of an enterprise contributing to the performance of an activity at class level (4- digits) of NACE Rev. 1 and corresponds to one or more operational subdivisions of the enterprise. The enterprise's information system must be capable of indicating or calculating for each KAU at least the production value, intermediate consumption, manpower costs, the operating surplus and employment and gross fixed capital formation.

Source Publication:
Council Regulation (EEC), No. 696/93, Section III D of 15.03.1993 on the statistical units for the observation and analysis of the production system in the Community.

Cross References:
Kind of activity unit - SNA
Kind-of-activity unit – ISIC Rev. 3
Local kind of activity unit
Local unit – Eurostat

Version Indicator: NACE

Classification Indicator: Classification

Statistical Theme: Classifications

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, November 14, 2001