Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat)
Office statistique de l'Union européenne
Oficina Estadistica de la Unión Europea
Statistischen Amt der Europäischen Union
Serviço de Estatistica da União Europeia
Istituto Statistico dell'Unione Europea
Bureau voor de Statistiek van de Europese Unie
Europeiska Unionens Statistikkontor
Europ'iske Unions Statistiske Kontor
Established 1953 to meet requirements of H-XD0663 - European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC). When H-XD0665 - European Community was established 1958, became a Directorate-General of E-XE2442 - European Commission (EC), with the title Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat) – Office statistique des Communautés européennes – Oficina Estadistica de las Comunidades Europeas – Statistisches Amt der Europäischen Gemeinschaften – Serviço de Estatistica das Comunidades Européias – Istituto Statistico delle Comunità Europee – Bureau voor de Statistiek van de Europese Gemeenschappen – Europeiska Gemenskapernas Statistik Kontor – Europaeiske Faellesskabers Statistiske Kontor – Statistiko Grafio ton Evropaikon Kinotiton. Originally also referred to by English initials SOEC and French initials OSCE. Currently based in Luxembourg with a department in Brussels. Legal basis: Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 of F-XF0667 - European Parliament (EP) and E-XE3068 - Council of the European Union, 11 Mar 2009 on European statistics.
Provide high-quality statistics for Europe; collect, harmonize and disseminate statistical information on the European Union (EU) and the main countries with which EU maintains relations; together with national statistical institutes, harmonize statistics in order to obtain comparable data for EU member states.
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Directorates: A - Resources; B - Methodology, Dissemination, Cooperation in the European Statistical System; C - Macro-economic Statistics; D - Government Finance Statistics (GFS); E - Sectoral and Regional Statistics; F - Social Statistics; G - Business and Trade Statistics.
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