DEFINITIONS

Industrial production industrial sales ± change in stocks.

Sales index shows the change in the value of sold industrial production in current prices compared to the base period.

The volume index of industrial production shows the change in the value of industrial production in constant prices compared to the base period. The producer price index is used for calculating the production values in constant prices.

METHODOLOGY

 

DATA COLLECTION

The financial data of enterprises have been collected on the basis of the annual statistical questionnaire “EKOMAR”, “Mining, manufacturing, electricity, gas and water supply”.

The financial data of enterprises do not include data of sole proprietors.

 

DATA PROCESSING

Statistical unit

Statistical unit is the enterprise as a legal person with its own balance.

Population and sampling frame

Survey population comprise enterprises, which are included in the register of economically active enterprises called statistical profile. The statistical profile is created on the basis of the database of the Ministry of Justice Centre of Register and is used as a sampling frame.

Sample

The financial data (excluding enterprises of financial intermediation) are collected by sample survey, using stratified simple random sampling. The population was stratified by economic activity.

Enterprises have been divided into groups by economic activity according to the Estonian Classification of Economic Activities (EMTAK), which is based on the NACE (Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Communities).

All state and municipal enterprises as well as enterprises of private ownership with 20 or more employees are completely enumerated. The rest of enterprises belonging to Estonian and foreign persons in private law are sampled

CLASSIFICATIONS

Estonian Classification of Economic Activities (EMTAK 2003) based on NACE Rev.1.1

C

Mining and quarrying

CA10

..mining of coal and lignite; extraction of peat

CA11

..extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas

CA14

..other mining and quarrying

D

Manufacturing

DA15

..manufacture of food products and beverages

DB

..manufacture of textiles and textile products

DB17

....manufacture of textiles

DB18

....manufacture of wearing apparel; dressing and dyeing of fur

DC

..manufacture of leather and leather products

DD

..manufacture of wood and wood products

DE

..manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products; publishing

DE21

....manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products

DE22

....publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media

DF23

..manufacture of coke, refined petroleum products, nuclear fuel

DG24

..manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

DH25

..manufacture of rubber and plastic products

DI26

..manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products

DJ

..manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products

DJ27

....manufacture of basic metals

DJ28

..manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery

DK29

..manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.

DL

..manufacture of electrical and optical equipment

DL30

....manufacture of office machinery and computers

DL31

....manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c.

DL32

....manufacture of radio, television and communication equipment

DL33

....manufacture of medical and optical instruments and watches

DM

..manufacture of transport equipment

DM34

....manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

DM35

....manufacture of other transport equipment

DN

..manufacturing n.e.c.

DN36

....manufacture of furniture; manufacturing n.e.c.

DN37

....recycling

E

Electricity, gas and water supply

E 40

..electricity, gas, steam and hot water supply

 

 

MORE DATA

Eesti statistika aastaraamat. Statistical Yearbook of Estonia

Eesti Statistika Kuukiri. Monthly Bulletin of Estonian Statistics

Tööstustoodangu ja energia tootmine. Production of industrial output and energy. Press release

OTHER INFORMATION

Other mining and quarrying includes mining of stone, sand and gravel.

Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products includes manufacturing of glass products, ceramic, cement, concrete, tiles and other construction products,

Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. includes manufacturing of machinery for agriculture, forestry, mining, construction, food, textile and paper production and their repair parts.

Manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c. includes manufacturing of electricity distribution and control apparatus, cable and lighting equipment.

Manufacture of other transport equipment includes repairing of ships, railway and aircraft.

 

The data for current year may be revised when the data for the next quarter are added.

CONTACT PERSON

Merike Sinisaar

Enterprise and Agricultural Statistics Department

372 625 9291

merike.sinisaar@stat.ee

Updated: 19.03.2018