International Official Statistics
The United Nations Statistical Commission has adopted the Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics, which are followed by national statistical offices.
- Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics (UN's website)
- List of national statistical offices (UN's website)
The European Statistical System (ESS) complies with the UN Principles and with a Code of Practice it has defined for itself. The European Statistical System is comprised of the statistics produced by the EU member states as well as Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Iceland.
- European Statistics Code of Practice leaflet (pdf, 8 p.)
- Members of the European Statistics System (Eurostat's website)