Hours worked by Regions


Time series: GDP_2.1.5_en.xls
Hours worked by Regions
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Non-Financial National and Regional Accounts

Contact name

Milen Kolev

Contact person function

methodology

Contact mail address

2 P. Volov Str., Sofia 1038, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

00359 2 9857 623

Contact fax number
Metadata update
Metadata last certified22 August 2019
Metadata last posted22 August 2019
Metadata last update22 August 2019
Statistical presentation
Data description

Hours worked, are defined as hours actually worked by the employee or self-employed person during the reporting period, whose output was within the production boundary.

Classification system

• Classification of Economic Activities (NACE.BG) containing sectoral groups compatible in terms of NACE Rev.2 (Aggregated nomenclature A10)

Sector coverage

Total of economy

Statistical concepts and definitions

Regional distribution of employees are based on the concept of residency of an institutional unit - employer.
Hours worked, are defined as hours actually worked by the employee or self-employed person during the reporting period, whose output was within the production boundary.

Statistical unit

Enterprise (with information for local unit of enterprise)

Statistical population

Employed

Reference area

Bulgaria

Time coverage

2000 - 2017

Base period
Unit of measure
Reference period
Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements
Data sharing
Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;
· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment
Release policy
Release calendar
Release calendar access
User access
Frequency of dissemination
Accessibility and clarity
News release
Publications
On-line database

Data are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Macroeconomic statistics -
Employment and Hours worked - by Regions › Employed persons, hours worked and labour productivity › Annual data ›

Micro-data access

Not applicable.

Other
Documentation on methodology

European system of national and regional accounts 2010 (Eurostat)

Quality documentation

European system of national and regional accounts 2010. The methodology is also available on NSI website.

Quality management
Quality assurance

· European Statistics Code of Practice;
· Common framework for quality management in the National Statistical System.

Quality assessment

Questionnaire on the implementation of the principles of the European Statistics Code of Practice.

Relevance
User needs

National Accounts data are key information for economic policy monitoring and decision making, forecasting, for administrative purposes and for information of the general public and for economic research. Users of annual national accounts data are typically interested in analysing structural changes in the economy from a medium-term perspective.

User satisfaction
Completeness

NSI follows up the interest perceived from users on the basis of databases and downloads of the data.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

24 months after the end of the reporting period.

Punctuality

The data transmitted to Eurostat are in compliance with National Accounts Data Distribution Program Annex B and respective derogations for the country.

Coherence and comparability
Comparability - geographical

The comparability is ensured  through the implementation of common definitions of ESA 2010.

Comparability - over time

By using a common framework of the European System of Accounts  ESA 2010, the data can be comparable over time.

Coherence - cross domain
Coherence - internal
Cost and burden
Data revision
Data revision - policy
Data revision - practice
Statistical processing
Source data

• Labour force survey
• Survey on employees, time worked, salaries, wages and other labour costs

Frequency of data collection

annual

Data collection

annual

Data validation

Validation of the data from Eurostat.

Data compilation

Implementation of validated procedures for assessing the quality of data and the development of estimation of the completeness of the data.

Adjustment
Comment
Download in SDMX 2.1 file format: Hours worked by Regions
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Download in SDMX 2.0 file format: Hours worked by Regions
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Hours worked by Regions
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Non-Financial National and Regional Accounts

Contact name

Milen Kolev

Contact person function

methodology

Contact mail address

2 P. Volov Str., Sofia 1038, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

00359 2 9857 623

Contact fax number
Statistical presentation
Data description

Hours worked, are defined as hours actually worked by the employee or self-employed person during the reporting period, whose output was within the production boundary.

Classification system

• Classification of Economic Activities (NACE.BG) containing sectoral groups compatible in terms of NACE Rev.2 (Aggregated nomenclature A10)

Sector coverage

Total of economy

Statistical concepts and definitions

Regional distribution of employees are based on the concept of residency of an institutional unit - employer.
Hours worked, are defined as hours actually worked by the employee or self-employed person during the reporting period, whose output was within the production boundary.

Statistical unit

Enterprise (with information for local unit of enterprise)

Statistical population

Employed

Reference area

Bulgaria

Time coverage

2000 - 2017

Base period
Statistical processing
Source data

• Labour force survey
• Survey on employees, time worked, salaries, wages and other labour costs

Frequency of data collection

annual

Data collection

annual

Data validation

Validation of the data from Eurostat.

Data compilation

Implementation of validated procedures for assessing the quality of data and the development of estimation of the completeness of the data.

Adjustment
Quality management
Quality assurance

· European Statistics Code of Practice;
· Common framework for quality management in the National Statistical System.

Quality assessment

Questionnaire on the implementation of the principles of the European Statistics Code of Practice.

Relevance
User needs

National Accounts data are key information for economic policy monitoring and decision making, forecasting, for administrative purposes and for information of the general public and for economic research. Users of annual national accounts data are typically interested in analysing structural changes in the economy from a medium-term perspective.

User satisfaction
Completeness

NSI follows up the interest perceived from users on the basis of databases and downloads of the data.

Data completeness - rate
Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable.

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable.

Common units - proportion

Not applicable.

Measurement error

Not applicable.

Non response error

Not applicable.

Unit non-response - rate

Not applicable.

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable.

Processing error

Not applicable.

Imputation - rate
Model assumption error

Not applicable.

Seasonal adjustment
Data revision - policy
Data revision - practice
Data revision - average size
Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

24 months after the end of the reporting period.

Time lag - first results
Time lag - final results
Punctuality

The data transmitted to Eurostat are in compliance with National Accounts Data Distribution Program Annex B and respective derogations for the country.

Punctuality - delivery and publication
Coherence and comparability
Comparability - geographical

The comparability is ensured  through the implementation of common definitions of ESA 2010.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient
Comparability - over time

By using a common framework of the European System of Accounts  ESA 2010, the data can be comparable over time.

Length of comparable time series
Coherence - cross domain
Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics
Coherence - National Accounts
Coherence - internal
Accessibility and clarity
News release
Publications
On-line database

Data are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Macroeconomic statistics -
Employment and Hours worked - by Regions › Employed persons, hours worked and labour productivity › Annual data ›

Data tables - consultations
Micro-data access

Not applicable.

Other
Metadata - consultations
Documentation on methodology

European system of national and regional accounts 2010 (Eurostat)

Metadata completeness – rate
Quality documentation

European system of national and regional accounts 2010. The methodology is also available on NSI website.

Cost and burden
Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;
· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment
Comment
Download in SDMX 2.1 file format: Hours worked by Regions
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.1: ESQRS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.1.xml
Download in SDMX 2.0 file format: Hours worked by Regions
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.0: ESQRS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.0.xml