The National Statistics Office (NSO) regularly updates its Business Register by means of a Business Register Questionnaire mailed originally to all new enterprises. By 'business' the questionnaire is intended to cater for any economic activity being a profession, a habitual occupation, trade, manufacturing activities and services. It is directed to all types of enterprises whether self employed persons (including part timers), limited liability companies as well as non-profit organisations.
The Short Term Business Statistics Surveys (Council Regulation (EC, EURATOM) No 1165/98 of 19 May 1998) are quarterly or monthly surveys used to produce timely quarterly or monthly indicators, normally in the form of Indices.
Structural Business Statistics
The Structural Business Statistics (Council Regulation (EC, EURATOM) No 251/2009 of 11 March 2009) is an annual survey concerning structural business statistics, which compiles data on the structure, activity and performance of business.
for the Business Statistics questionnaire
to download the notes related to the questionnaire