Legislation

European Business Statistics Regulation

  • Regulation (EU) 2019/2152 of the European Parliament and of the Council on European business statistics, repealing 10 legal acts in the field of business statistics (EBS-Regulation)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation 2020/1197 laying down technical specifications and arrangements pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2019/2152 of the European Parliament and of the Council on European business statistics repealing 10 legal acts in the field of business statistic (General Implementing Act)

Former Short-term statistics Regulation (1165/98)

STS Regulation

STS Requirements (Summary table of STS Regulation)

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  • Council Regulation 1165/98 introducing short-term statistics at European level
  • Regulation (EC) of the European Parliament and of the Council 1158/2005 amending Regulation 1165/98 introducing the European sample schemes, industrial import prices, output prices for services and other changes
  • Commission Regulation 1503/2006 defining variables and frequency of data compilation, repealing new orders received for building construction and new orders received for civil engineering
  • Commission Regulation 656/2007 on the definition of main industrial groupings (MIGS) in NACE Rev. 2
  • Commission Regulation 657/2007 implementing rules for the use of European sample schemes in STS
  • Commission Regulation 472/2008 introducing the new base year 2005 and the statistical classification of economic activities, NACE Rev. 2, into short-term statistics
  • Commission Regulation 1178/2008 introducing further adaptations for European sample schemes in relation to the new economic classification
  • Commission Regulation 329/2009 introducing hours worked and gross wages and salaries for retail trade and services as new short-term statistics indicators
  • Commission Regulation 461/2012 repealing industrial new orders
  • Commission Regulation 458/2015 regarding further adaptations for European sampling schemes

Other legal acts relevant for short-term statistics

  • Regulation (EC) 1893/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the statistical classification of economic activities NACE Revision 2
  • Council Regulation 696/1993 on the statistical units for the observation and analysis of the production system in the Community