Quality reporting within the Eurostat and the ESS metadata systems August Götzfried and Håkan Linden Eurostat Unit B6: Reference databases and metadata. Current situation .
Quality reporting within the Eurostat
and the ESS metadata systems
August Götzfried and Håkan Linden
Eurostat Unit B6: Reference databases and metadata
Within the European Statistical System (ESS) reporting on statistical data quality exists in many statistical domains….
… BUT :
The new Eurostat vision: “Improving the production method of EU statistics” requires an improvement action.
Detailed requirements following the European Statistics Code of Practice
Article 12 defining the quality criteria to be reported
However, there is information on quality criteria which is common to both ESMS and ESQR.
ESQRS reports deeper in terms of data quality compared to the ESMS
The Eurostat Metadata Handler as IT tool for the production, transmission and dissemination of the ESQRS metadata.
NATIONAL STATISTICAL AUTHORITY
National and Eurostat
TREATMENT AND ANALYSIS