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STATISTICAL METADATA SYSTEM

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Definition:
A statistical metadata system is a data processing system that uses, stores and produces statistical metadata.

Source Publication:
Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE), "Terminology on Statistical Metadata", Conference of European Statisticians Statistical Standards and Studies, No. 53, Geneva, 2000.

Cross References:
Definition, structural
Metadata
Metadata layer
Metadata, statistical
Metadata, structural
Statistical metainformation

Hyperlink:
http://www.unece.org/stats/publications/53metadaterminology.pdf

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Glossary Output Segments:
SDMX

Created on Thursday, November 7, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2005