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Foreigners admitted for humanitarian reasons (other than asylum proper or temporary protection)

Evaluation of a civil registration system (or a vital statistics system)

Monitoring of a civil registration system or a vital statistics system

Foreign population of a country

Foreign-born population of a country

Quality of a vital event record (report)

Long-term securities other than shares

Payments in kind other than remuneration in kind

Securities other than shares

Control of a corporation

Written-down (net) value of a fixed asset

Car registration taxes

Inventories of other work-in-progress

Recording of transactions

Foreigners whose entry or stay is not sanctioned

Current taxes on income, wealth, etc

Livestock for breeding, dairy, draught, etc.

Principal party (to a transaction)

Tax on a product

Wedlock status of the mother at the time of the child's birth

Certifier (of cause of death)

Date of last change

Error of observation

Prerequisites of quality

Time of recording

Type of data collection

Unit of measure

Compilation of vital statistics data

Date of birth

Exposure to risk, principle of

Quality of data

Error of estimation

Out-of-scope units

Recommended use of data

Date of registration

Other depository corporations - other

Out-of-wedlock birth

Accuracy of register-based vital statistics

Accuracy of registration

Availability of data

Born out of wedlock

Causes of death

Contributory cause of death

Country of usual residence

Date of occurrence

Statistical reporting of vital event data

Underlying cause of death

Other current taxes

Other intangible non-produced assets

Classification of outlays of producers by purpose (COPP)

Classification of the purposes of non-profit institutions (COPNI)

COFOG (classification of the functions of government)

COPNI (classification of the purposes of non-profit institutions)

Antiques and other art objects

Deposits - other

Non-market output - other

Other accounts receivable/ payable

Other capital taxes n.e.c.

Other capital transfers

Other changes in assets account

Other current taxes n.e.c.

Other current transfers

Other depository corporations

Other deposits

Other equities (and shares)

Other intangible fixed assets

Other land and associated surface water

Other non-market establishments

Other non-market producers

Other social security benefits in kind

Other subsidies on production

Other taxes on income n.e.c.

Other taxes on production

Recurrent taxes on land, buildings or other structures

Subsidies on products - other

Taxes (recurrent) on land, buildings or other structures

Current account (balance of payments)

Distributed income of corporations

Taxes on the income of corporations

Other accumulation entries

Acquisition - time of

Actual final consumption of general government

Actual final consumption of households

Aggregates of the SNA

Allocation of primary income account

Balance of primary incomes

Centre of economic interest

Compensation of employees

Consumption of fixed capital

Demonetisation (of gold)

Depletion of natural economic assets

Distribution and use of income accounts

Final consumption expenditure of government

Final consumption expenditure of households

Final consumption expenditure of NPISHs

Imports of goods and services

Inventories of materials and supplies

Inventories of work-in progress

Inventories of work-in-progress on cultivated assets

Kind-of-activity unit

Lines of credit

Losses of government trading organisations (Subsidies on)

Major renovations or enlargements (of fixed assets)

Monetisation (of gold)

Net equity of households in life insurance reserves and in pension funds

Payments of compensation

Profits of export monopolies

Profits of import monopolies

Redistribution of income in kind account

Reference rate of interest

Rest of the world

Rest of the world account

Secondary distribution of income account

Single indicator method of deflation

System of National Accounts (SNA)

Taxes on the use of fixed assets

Uses of value added quadrant

Withdrawals from income of quasi-corporations

Other activities

Exports of goods and services

Final consumption expenditure of non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs)

GDP by kind of economic activities

GDP by types of expenditure

Price adjusted rate of exchange (PARE)

Shares of GDP

Ancenstry-based settlers

Long-term migrant

Foreign retirees (as settlers)

Secondary supplier

Civil registrar

Short-term migrant

Civil register

Foreigners seeking asylum

Hedonic method

Target population

Foreign students

Seasonal migrant workers

Live birth

Adoption

Foreigners having the right to free establishment

Contract migrant workers

Non-probability sample

Foetal death

Asylum-seekers

Foreign trainees

Population (2 definitions)

Imputation (2 definitions)

Footnote

Principal activity

Tourists

Forward contract

Coroner

Sampling frame

Excursionists (also called "same-day" visitors)

Birth history

Nomads

Ontology

Appgar score

Burial permit

Foreign tourists

Neo-natal mortality rate

Illegitimate birth

Resources

International civil servants

Model assumption error

Data confrontation

Population register

Vital statistical record

Wages and salaries in kind

Consumer durables

Informal sector

Legitimate birth

Options

Statistical variable

Goods for resale - inventories

Maternal mortality rate

Taxes paid to obtain business and professional licences

Maternal death

Annulment

Divorce

Historic cost accounting

Barter transactions

Net recordings

Unincorporated enterprise

Uses

Foreign excursionists (also called "same-day visitors")

Enterprise

Misclassification

Principal migrant

Capital transfer in kind

Contingent assets

Data type

Capital taxes

Dimension

Entity

Reserve assets

Cut-off survey

Production boundary

Statistical measure

Work-in-progress - inventories

Employment-based settlers

Taxes on lotteries, gambling and betting

Income

Accounting conventions

Metamodel

Mineral exploration

Transaction

Visitors (from abroad to the country)

Attendant at birth

Cultivated assets

Derived data element

Frame

Non-profit institutions (NPIs)

NPIs (non-profit institutions)

Crude death rate

Crude divorce rate

Crude marriage rate

Defined benefit pension plans

Flow data series

Person-years lived

Aggregation

Record linkage

Confidentiality

Foreigners whose status is regularized

Gateway exchange

Sample (2 definitions)

Uncompensated seizures

Reference period error

Time series

Class

Conceptual data model

Disclosure analysis

Event register

Language

Non-metallic mineral reserves

Non-profit institutions engaged in non-market production

Over-coverage

Parity

Born in wedlock

Disposals

Machinery and equipment (assets)

Sampling (2 definitions)

Subsidiary corporation

Term

Volume index

Code

Services

Trading gains and losses

Civil registration

Durable good

Gestational period

Non-produced assets

Operating lease

Organisation

Purchased goodwill

Registrar

Vital statistics system

Crude birth rate

Descriptive epidemiology

Non-durable good

Subsidies to public corporations and quasi-corporations

Transport equipment (as assets)

User satisfaction survey

Weight

Bonds and debentures

Complete vital statistics

Consolidation (2 definitions)

Data

Depreciation

Estimate (2 definitions)

Foetal death rate

Foetal death ratio

Foreign business travelers

Infant mortality rate

Late civil registration

Matching

Pre-release access

Stateless persons

Timeliness in register-based vital statistics

Timeliness in registration

Under-coverage

Vital event

Data sharing

Delayed registration

Dublin core

Entrepreneurs and investors (as settlers)

Margin (transport)

Non-response

Project-tied migrant workers

Attachment level

Data set (2 definitions)

Dual records system

Institutional mandate

Maintenance agency

Probability sample (2 definitions)

Reporting agency

Sibling group

Statistic

Tabulation

Value meaning

Weighted sample

Entertainment, literary or artistic originals

Homogeneous production unit

Indirect taxes

Sampling technique

Statistical indicator

Total fertility rate

Transactions account

Unit value index

Complete civil registration

Demographic equation

Double deflation

Informant

Legitimation

Note issuance facilities

Own-children method

Rate

Transfer price

Foreigners granted temporary protected status

Mean age at child bearing

Migrants for settlement

Qualitative errors

Stratification

Unquoted shares

Market price equivalents

Net lending

Population-at-risk

Social accounting matrix (SAM)

Vital event record

Inventories - changes in (including work-in-progress)

Social assistance benefits in cash

Warrants

Zero-coupon bonds

Dependants

Price relative

Product

Refugees

Citizenship

Corporation

Interest rate swaps

Parity progression ratio

Quantity relative

Register

Repatriating refugees

Sampling error (2 definitions)

Swap - interest rate

Citizens deported from abroad

Employers' social contributions

Entrepreneurial income

Financial assets

Imputed expenditure

Monetary gold

Non-deductible VAT

Observation unit

Accumulation accounts

Horizontally integrated enterprise

Repayable margins

Returning migrants

Social transfers in kind

Goods

Government units

Own-account producers

Real gross domestic income (real GDI)

Social benefits in kind

Valuables

Deep-discount bonds

Money purchase pension plans

Output

Recurrent losses (from inventories)

Taxes on individual or household income

Metadata

NPISHs (non-profit institutions serving households)

Intangible fixed assets

Currency (2 definitions)

Foreigners in transit

Non-monetary gold

Analytical unit

Characteristics

Registry

Social assistance benefits

Taxes

Aggregated data

Estimator

Financial intermediation services indirectly measured (FISIM)

FISIM (financial intermediation services indirectly measured)

Flows in real terms

Gateway

International organisations

Market non-profit institutions serving businesses

Nomenclature

Non-cultivated biological resources

Period

Questionnaire

Survey

Survey design

Syntax

Bilateral exchange

Citizens in transit

Concept

Data element

Data structure definition

Death

Disaggregation

Financial auxiliaries

Flag

Identifier

Inventories

Non-monetary transactions

Related data reference

Repatriating asylum-seekers

Age (2 definitions)

Census

Data revision

Data validation

Decimals

Electronic data interchange, EDI

Fiscal year

Institutional sector

Key

Multilateral exchange

Observation

Observation value

Permissible value

Permitted value

Quality index

Record check

Seasonal adjustment

Standard error

Taxes on production and imports

Area sampling

Base period

Category Scheme

Classification version

Constraint

General Data Dissemination System, GDDS

GESMES/TS

Insurance corporations

Level

Macrodata

Periodicity

Quality control survey

Response rate

Schedule

Scope

Statistical population

Statistical purpose

Administrative source

Attribute

Base weight

Bias

Clarity

Classification

Coding error

Cost and burden

Coverage ratio

Data analysis

Data compilation

Data model

Data processing

Dataflow definition

Definition

GESMES

Information system

Institutional unit (2 definitions)

Interpolation

Key structure

Macro editing

Metadata item

Metadata layer

Metadata repository

Metadata structure definition

Metadataflow definition

Name

Non-response error

Non-response rate

Observation status

Occupation

Official statistics

Property

Provider load

Quality

SDMX, Statistical data and metadata exchange

Social insurance schemes

Social security benefits in cash

Statistical concept

Statistical macrodata

Statistical organisation

Study domain

Taxonomy

Terminology

Thesaurus

Title

Trend estimates

Value domain

Balance sheet

Category

Collective consumption service

Data capture

Financial claims

Measure

Nominal holding gain (by non-residents)

Partitioning (transactions)

Perpetual inventory method (PIM)

PPP (purchasing power parity)

Purchasing power parity (PPP)

Reference period (2 definitions)

Statistical message

Terminological system

Additivity

Birth history survey

Catastrophic losses

Coding

Coverage error

Current taxes on capital

Distributive transactions

Double entry

Employers' actual social contributions

Externalities

Foreigners admitted for family formation or reunification

Forward rate agreements (FRAs)

Illegal production

Integrated economic accounts

Inverse table - Leontief

Leontief inverse table

Mixed income

Non-repayable margins

Object class

Payments by households to obtain certain licences

Rents on land

Repurchase agreements

State government

Structural definition

Swap - foreign exchange

Unit multiplier

Work-in-progress on cultivated assets - inventories

Border workers

Central bank

Central product classification (CPC)

Changes in inventories

Currency and deposits

Current transfers between households

Data exchange

Data integration

Diplomats and consular personnel

Dividends

Establishment

Existing good

Foreign border workers

Foreign direct investment

Foreign migrant workers

Glossary

Graphical data editing

Gross national income (GNI)

Guidelines

Intangible non-produced assets

Keyword

Laspeyres price index

Laspeyres volume index

Net rent

Payroll taxes

Price index

Producer's price

Property income

Punctuality

Quality differences

Regional central bank

Rents on subsoil assets

Sampling fraction

Satellite accounts

SDMX-ML

Securitisation

Social security funds

Source data

Statistical activity

Straight-line depreciation

Tangible fixed assets

Tör nqvist price index

Tör nqvist volume index

User

Direct investment enterprise - foreign

Epidemiology

Factor reversal test

Family-based settlers

Foreign direct investment enterprise

Index linked securities

Infant deaths

Judicial (legal) separation

Local unit

Notifier

Objectives

Secondary activity

Statistical standard

Trade margin

Assets

Cash transfer

Coefficient table

Economic assets

Foreigners admitted for settlement

Function

Growth rate

Implicit price deflator

Industry

Intermediate consumption

Paasche price index

Paasche volume index

Primary incomes

Reinvested earnings on direct foreign investment

Total economy

Value added - gross

Wholesale, retail trade, restaurants and hotels

Civil registration system

Deductible VAT

Employers' imputed social contributions

Gross

Gross capital formation

Imputed social contributions

Miscellaneous current taxes

National wealth

Net

Neutral holding gain

Non-financial assets

Non-life insurance claims

Product (commodity) technology

Production account

Rebasing

Shareholders

Usual residence

Domestic employees

Financial derivatives

Invoiced VAT

Neo-natal deaths

Financial intermediaries

Geometric depreciation

Perinatal period

Base year (BSYR)

Follow-up

Jobs

Methodology

Reference document

Registry metamodel

Sample survey

Taxes on production

Terminological entry

Time series break

Chain index

Information

Trend (2 definitions)

Benchmark

Benchmarking

Code list

Country identifier

Cut-off threshold

Date

Derived statistic

Frequency

Hierarchy

ISO/IEC 11179

Joint products

Metadata object

Observation pre-break value

Precision

Quantitative data

Receiving organisation

Registration

Registration authority

Registry item

Related metadata reference

Relationship

Reporting unit

Sending organisation

Source

Statistical metadata system

Statistical subject-matter domain

Structure

Submitting organisation

Base year weights

Civil Status

Cross-domain Concepts

Current cost accounting

Data reconciliation

Economically significant prices

Employee

Forward foreign exchange contracts

IMF based rate

Item response rate

Microdata

Public corporations (non-financial and financial)

Semantics

Transitivity (in international comparisons)

Unit value

Domain groups

Gross domestic product (GDP)

Accuracy

Administration record

Administrative data

Analytical framework

Classification system

Coherence

Comparability

Computer Assisted Interviewing, CAI

Concept Scheme

Coverage

Credibility

Data checking

Data collection

Data presentation

Data security

Data set identifier

Data storage

Dimensionality

Dissemination

Dissemination standard

Education level

Estimation

Frame error

Grossing / Netting

Index type

International code designator

International statistical standard

Metadata set

Organisation role

Primary source

Processing error

Professionalism

Public disclosure

Quality management

Questionnaire design

Ratio estimation

Reference metadata

Reliability

Sample size

SDMX-EDI

Serviceability

Sex

Simultaneous release

Statistical business process

Statistical metainformation

Statistical methodology

Structural metadata

Survey data collection

Time coverage

Time period

Timeliness

Unit response rate

Valuation

Verification

Adjustment

AMA rate

Integrity

Metadata dimension

Refusal rate

Statistical metainformation system

True value

Adjusted disposable income

Capital levies

Capital stock - gross

Capital stock - net

Coal, oil and natural gas reserves

Cross-currency interest rate swaps

Currency swaps

Current taxes on land and buildings

Disposable income

Excise duties

Expenditure taxes

Expenditures on goods and services produced on own account

Export subsidies

F.o.b. price

GDP - expenditure based

Gross adjusted disposable income

Household actual final consumption

Insurance technical reserves

Net capital stock

Net value added

Production

Royalties

Subsidies

Subsidies on payroll or workforce

Subsidies to reduce pollution

Swaps - cross-currency interest rate

Taxes on capital gains

Time reversal test

Value added - net

Acquisitions

Autonomous pension funds

Current external balance

Current international cooperation

Current transfers - lotteries and gambling

Deposit money corporations

Economically active persons

Export duties

Final expenditure

Finished goods - inventories

Fisher's Ideal Index (price)

Foreign assets

GDP - output based

GDP at market prices

Gross domestic product - output based

Gross domestic product at market prices

Hours worked - total

Industry (producer) technology

Institutional sectors

ISIC

Market prices

Market producers

National income

NDP (net domestic product)

Net domestic product (NDP)

Net international investment position

Net worth

Neutral holding gain (by non-residents)

NPISH final consumption expenditure

Patented entities

Pension funds

Real interest

Remuneration in kind

Rent

Sectors (or “institutional sectors”)

Social insurance benefits

Taxes on financial and capital transactions

Taxes on income

Total hours worked

Unforeseen obsolescence

Actual individual consumption

Actual social contributions

Computer software

Current transfers - fines and penalties

Final use quadrant

Financial corporations

Foreign controlled corporations (non-financial and financial)

Full-time equivalent employment

GDP - income based

Gross domestic product - income based

Historic monuments

Income from abroad - net

Land underlying buildings and structures

Margins (financial)

Market output

National accounts

Net income from abroad

Non-financial quasi-corporations

Occupied persons

Producers for own final use

Recreational land and associated surface water

Reimbursements - social security benefits

Revaluation account

Saving

Subsoil assets

Symmetric tables

Trade credits and advances

Consumer price index

GDP at constant prices

Agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing

Principal rate

UN Operational rates

Weighted average exchange rate

Annual growth rate

Construction

Exchange rates

Final consumption expenditure

GDP at current prices

GDP deflator

GDP per capita

Main aggregates

Manufacturing

Mining, manufacturing and utilities

Nominal growth

Private final consumption expenditure

Real growth

Transport, storage and communication

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