CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS
Eurostat's Concepts and Definitions Database

 

Term
Accessibility
Term extension
Quality, Description, Criteria; Peer reviews
Definition
An attribute of statistics describing the set of conditions and modalities by which users can obtain data.
Context
According to the European Statistics Code of Practice, European statistics should be presented in a clear and understandable form, disseminated in a suitable and convenient manner, available and accessible on an impartial basis with supporting metadata and guidance.
Source
European Union, Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 2009 on European statistics (Official Journal of the European Union No L 87, 31.3.2009, p.164 - 173)
Hyperlink
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2009:087:0164:0173:EN:PDF
Other link(s)
Eurostat, "European Statistics Code of Practice", Luxembourg, 2011
Link(s) to statistical data
- Does not exist!
Statistical theme(s)
  • General Statistical Terminology
  • SPECIALISED GLOSSARY - Quality Glossary
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