Aeronautical and spacial sector (Survey to establissements subcontractors, suppliers or service providers)

Dernière mise à jour le : 10/01/2013

Présentation de l'opération

Organisme producteur :

Insee - Direction régionale d'Aquitaine
Insee - Direction régionale Midi-Pyrénées

Partenariat :

Competitiveness Cluster Aerospace Valley

Type d'opération :


Objectifs :

It is realised with the suppliers, the subcontractors and the service providers of the aeronautical and spatial sector, implanted in the large  Southwest of France.

This survey allows to know better the tissue of establishments connected to the contractors of the aircraft and spatial manufacturing. It also allows a better knowledge of the regional economic climate, very close to the activity of the sector.

Thèmes abordés :

The information supplied by the survey is:

-Elements of retrospective order such as the salaried staff or the turnover for 2 years before the survey,

-Elements of forward-looking order such as the trends in the course of the year and perspectives of commands in six months and in one year,

Finally other themes are approached such as:

-Dependence and diversification,

- type and mode of relations with the contractors,

 -Geographical origin of the commands,

 -Works for the military sector,

- subcontracting in chain,

- resort to the new technologies of information and the communication ( NTIC),

- major items for the development,

- work in network and partnerships.

Champ de l'opération

Champ géographique :

Régions Aquitaine and Midi-Pyrénées

Champ(s) statistique(s) couvert(s) :

The area of the survey includes:

-for the common part:
every activities susceptible to depend partially of the demand of the aeronautical and spatial sector, except retail trade, hotel business, catering, caterers, financial activities, insurances, real estate.

-for the additional part:
 manufacturing industry (10.11Z to 35.11Z) and researches - studies (71.12B, 71.20B, 72.19Z).

Caractéristiques techniques

Unité statistique enquêtée :


Périodicité de l'opération :


Période et mode de collecte :

Beginning of the survey in March sending  questionnaires by mail way, then reminders mail and phone way till the end of June.

Historique :

Survey realised by the Insee Midi-Pyrénées between 1982 and 1999.
Plan fitted out in association with the Insee Aquitaine in 2000.
Plan completed in 2001: common part preserved and specific part sent to industrial establishment and engineering consulting firms.
Common part and additional part modified in 2000 Recasting of the questionnaire in 2007.

Plan de sondage :

Exhaustive cover in theory for national contractors (list of the subcontractors, the suppliers and the service providers) of the aircraft and spatial manufacturing.

Approximately 1200 establishments are questioned every year in every region.

Autres spécifications :

The area of the survey is all the establishments having worked the one at least 2 years preceding the survey for a contractor of the aircraft, spatial, civil or military manufacturing.