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What is the state of the implementation and use of statistical standard classifications in the ROC ?

  • Release Department:Department of Statistics

1. To ensure that statistics can be compared and expand the application of statistical data, DGBAS has determined standard classifications for industrial and occupational statistics. In addition to regular review and revision, DGBAS has posted its various standard classifications on website for query by all interested parties.

2. Statistical standard classifications are widely used in Taiwan. For instance, Industry, Commerce, and Services Census by DGBAS, Standard Industrial Tax Classification by Ministry of Finance, Industrial Product Classification by Ministry of Economic Affairs all employ the standard industrial classification. In addition, the Dictionary of Occupational Titles of the Employment & Vocational Training Administration, Council of Labor Affairs is based on the standard occupational classification.