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NATIONAL STATISTICAL SYSTEM (NSS)

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Definition:
The national statistical system (NSS) is the ensemble of statistical organisations and units within a country that jointly collect, process and disseminate official statistics on behalf of national government.

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

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

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, February 4, 2004