Services Production index (base 2015)

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Présentation statistique

Data description

Indices of services production provide a short-term indication of changes in activity in the trade sector. They are calculated thanks to administrative data, the CA3 declaration, a form which enterprises must fill in monthly or quarterly for the payment of VAT, combined with price indices (production and consumption price indices are both used), in order to get volume indices.

Classification system

Statistical classification of economic activities in the European Community rev2 / NACE rev 2

  • French classification of activities

Sector coverage

Sections H to L except for section K ; sections M and N ; sections R and S of NACE Rev. 2.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Services turnover as defined in European regulation 2019/2152.

Turnover comprises the totals invoiced by the observation unit during the reference period, and this corresponds to market sales of goods or services supplied to third parties. Turnover also includes all other charges (transport, packaging, etc.) passed on to the customer, even if these charges are listed separately in the invoice.

Turnover excludes VAT and other similar deductible taxes directly linked to turnover as well as all duties and taxes on the goods or services collected by the company.

Income classified as other operating income, financial income and extraordinary income in company accounts is excluded from turnover.

Statistical unit

Legal unit

Statistical population

Legal units classified in market services (excluding financial services) .

Regional extensions

Not applicable -- No regional breakdown available

Time coverage

Time series cover the period back to 2005.

Base period

Reference year is 2015.