The Reference Framework
The Official Statistical Service draws on a number of reference documents recognised both in France and internationally for the implementation of quality.
The Legislative Framwork
The framework for the production and dissemination of official statistics is laid down in legislation at the French and European level.
The European Statistics Code of Practice
The Code of Practice sets the quality standards for official statistics in France and Europe.
To describe its processes, the Official Statistical Service adopts the models defined internationally by statistical organisations.