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Classification of Statistical Data at the EUI

  • Statistical data are classified by (i) international organisation (ii) country and (iii) subject category
  • The classification combines the Statistics Europe framework (6th ed, LIB 016.314) and the Eurostat theme listing
  • EUI members can access databases via the EUI Library Data Portal.

International organisations
Geographical areas and countries
Subject / thematic categories


International organisations

  • BB - United Nations
  • BF - Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
  • BN - Regional Economic Commissions
  • BP - Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)
  • BS - Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
  • BT - Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLA)
  • BV - Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)
  • BX - Economic Commission for Western Asia (ECWA)
  • CF - World Food Programme (WFP)
  • CK - World Food Council (WFC)
  • CN - United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • CT - United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • CV - United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • DD - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • DG - General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
  • DJ - International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
  • DJ - World Bank
  • DM - International Development Association (IDA)
  • DP - International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • DR - International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
  • DT - International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
  • DW - International Labour Organisation (ILO)
  • DZ - International Maritime Organization (IMO)
  • EE - International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • EH - International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
  • EJ - International Road Transport Union (IRU)
  • EM - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
  • EN - United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
  • EP - Universal Postal Union (UPU)
  • EZ - World Health Organization (WHO)
  • FE - Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
  • FJ - Benelux Economic Union
  • FN - Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (CMEA / COMECON)
  • FS - European Communities / European Union
  • FW - European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
  • FX - European Conference of Ministers of Transport
  • FY - Council of Europe
  • FZ - International Investment Bank
  • GA - World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  • GG - Nordic Council
  • GM - Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
  • GX - Organization for Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
  • GZ - International Iron and Steel Institute

 


  • HA - World
  • HB - British Commonwealth
  • HF - Western bloc countries
  • HK - Communist / former communist bloc countries
  • HN - Developed countries
  • HQ - Developing countries
  • HV - Arab countries
  • JB - Europe as a whole
  • JD - Western Europe
  • JF - United Kingdom
  • JH - England
  • JI - Wales
  • JK - Scotland
  • JL - Northern Ireland
  • JP - Republic of Ireland
  • JT - Isle of Man
  • JX - Channel Islands
  • LB - Benelux countries as a group
  • LD - Netherlands
  • LG - Belgium
  • LM - Luxembourg
  • LP - French community outside of France
  • LV - France
  • LZ - Monaco
  • MG - Germany (inc. former West Germany)
  • MK - Austria
  • MP - Liechenstein
  • MT - Switzerland
  • MX - Italy
  • MY - San Marino
  • MZ - Vatican City
  • NB - Nordic countries
  • NE - Denmark
  • NK - Faroe Islands
  • NN - Greenland
  • NR - Iceland
  • NT - Norway
  • NW - Sweden
  • NZ - Finland
  • PF - Spain
  • PI - Andorra
  • PM - Portugal
  • PP - Greece
  • PS - Turkey
  • PV - Cyprus
  • PX - Malta
  • PZ - Gibraltar
  • QA - Eastern Europe
  • QC - East Germany (former DDR)
  • QE - Czechoslovakia: qs: Czech Republic
  • QF - Slovakia
  • QG - Hungary
  • QI - Poland
  • QK - Romania
  • QM - Bulgaria
  • QO - Yugoslavia: Serbia-Montenegro & Macedonia
  • QP - Bosnia, Hercegovina, Croatia, Slovania
  • QQ - Albania
  • QS - USSR: qs. - Russia
  • QT - Baltic Republics: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania
  • QW - Ukraine, Belarus, Moldavia
  • QX - Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan
  • QY - Kazakhstan
  • QZ - Central Asian Republics
  • RF - Middle East
  • RJ - Israel
  • RN - Syria
  • RQ - Lebanon
  • RT - Iraq
  • RW - Iran
  • RX - Jordan
  • RZ - Saudi Arabia
  • SF - Yemen
  • SJ - Southern Yemen
  • SM - Persian Gulf States
  • SQ - Bahrain
  • ST - Kuwait
  • SW - Oman
  • SZ - Qatar
  • TF - United Arab Emirates
  • TK - Eqypt
  • TN - Libya
  • TP - Tunisia
  • TR - Algeria
  • TT - Morocco
  • TX - Sudan
  • VA - Africa
  • VB - South Africa
  • VC - High Commission Territories and Namibia
  • VD - Namibia
  • VE - Lesotho
  • VF - Swaziland
  • VG - Botswana
  • VH - Central Africa
  • VI - Zimbabwe
  • VJ - Zambia
  • VK - Malawi
  • VL - East Africa
  • VM - Tanzania
  • VN - Kenya
  • VO - Uganda
  • VP - Seychelles
  • VQ - Mauritius
  • VR - West Africa
  • VS - Nigeria
  • VT - Ghana
  • VU - Sierra Leone
  • VV - Gambia
  • VW - Mauritania
  • VX - Senegal
  • VY - Guinea
  • VZ - Mali Republic
  • WA - Ivory Coast
  • WB - Upper Volta
  • WC - Togo
  • WD - Benin
  • WE - Niger
  • WF - Chad
  • WG - Central African Republic
  • WH - Cameroon
  • WI - Gabon
  • WJ - Jibuti
  • WK - Malagasy Republic
  • WL - Comoros
  • WM - Mayotte
  • WN - Angola
  • WO - Mozambique
  • WP - Zaire
  • WQ - Burundi
  • WR - Rwanda
  • WS - Equitorial Guinea
  • WT - Sao Tome
  • WU - Liberia
  • WV - Guinea Bissau
  • WW - Cape Verde
  • WX - Western Sahara
  • WY - Ethiopia
  • WZ - Somali Republic
  • XA - Asia
  • XB - Afganistan
  • XC - Nepal
  • XD - India
  • XE - Pakistan
  • XF - Bangladesh
  • XG - Sri Lanka
  • XH - Maldives
  • XI - Burma
  • XJ - Malaysia
  • XK - Brunei
  • XL - Singapore
  • XM - Indonesia
  • XN - Phillipines
  • XO - Thailand
  • XP - Indochina
  • XQ - Kampuchea
  • XR - Laos
  • XS - Vietnam
  • XT - Hong Kong
  • XU - China
  • XV - Taiwan
  • XW - Mongolia
  • XX - South Korea
  • XY - North Korea
  • XZ - Japan
  • YF - Australia
  • YH - New Zealand
  • YM - Canada
  • YP - United States of America
  • YQ - West Indies
  • ZA - Latin America
  • ZC - Mexico
  • ZD - Central America
  • ZE - Guatemala
  • ZF - Belize
  • ZG - Honduras
  • ZH - El Salvador
  • ZJ - Nicaragua
  • ZK - Costa Rica
  • ZL - Panama
  • ZM - Andean countries
  • ZN - Colombia
  • ZO - Ecuador
  • ZP - Peru
  • ZQ - Bolivia
  • ZR - Chile
  • ZS - Venezuela
  • ZT - Guyana
  • ZU - Surinam
  • ZV - French Guinea
  • ZN - Brazil
  • ZX - Paraguay
  • ZY - Uruguay
  • ZZ - Argentina

 


Subject / thematic categories

The following subject groupings may be applied to any of the above-listed international organisations, geographical areas and countries. For international organisations publishing a single series of statistics, the sub-division 'AA' (general) is used.

  • AA - General
  • CA - Population, social and political statistics
  • CD - Demographic statistics
  • CF - Social indicators
  • CG - Women and gender
  • CH - Pensioners
  • CI - Young People
  • CL - Labour force
  • CN - Unemployment
  • CO - Working Conditions
  • CP - Earnings
  • CQ - Industrial disputes
  • CR - Standards of living
  • CS - Household budget, Consumer expenditure
  • CT - Health and welfare
  • CV - Education and training
  • CW - Justice/Crime
  • CX - Elections
  • CY - Religion
  • CZ - Mass Media
  • EA - Economic statistics
  • ED - National accounts
  • EF - Regional statistics
  • EH - Balance of payments
  • EK - Foreign trade
  • ES - Internal trade
  • EY Wholesale and retail trade
  • EW - Futures markets
  • EX - Tourism and travel
  • FA - Finance
  • FC - Banking
  • FD - International finance
  • FE - Exchange rates
  • FF - Public finance
  • FL - Company finance
  • FN - Investment
  • FP - Insurance
  • FT - Credit markets
  • GA - Agricultural statistics
  • GG - Animals
  • GK - Fisheries
  • GP - Crops/vegetables
  • GT - Forestry
  • GX - Hunting
  • JB - Industry
  • JC - Industrial structure
  • JD - Research and development
  • JF - Patents
  • JG - Energy statistics
  • JH - Gas
  • JI - Oil/petroleum
  • JJ - Electrical energy
  • JL - Nuclear fuels
  • JM - Mines and mining
  • JP - Coal
  • JR - Metal industries
  • JT - Iron and steel
  • JV - Engineering
  • JW - Chemical technology
  • JX - Textiles
  • JZ - Rubber
  • LG - Building construction
  • MM - Environment
  • TB - Transport and communications
  • TD - Ships and shipping
  • TH - Roads and road transport
  • TM - Railways and rail transport
  • TP - Aviation and air transport
  • TS - Telecommunications
  • TU - Computer technology
  • TX - Postal services
  • WB - Culture
  • WD - Science and technology

 


Online statistical databases are accessible via the EUI Library Data Portal.

There are three sub-directories:

The classification system above is also used for the archived paper statistics collection.

Data support services are described on this Library page.

 


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Page last updated on 04 June 2019