At the Department of business statistics and short-term indicators it is produced business statistics comprised of: production statistics (industrial production and turnover statistics and construction statistics) and service statistics (trade statistics and other service statistics). All the statistics in the area of short-term indicators are conducted in compliance with international legislation and according to the definitions and principles prescribed by Regulation of EU.
Statistical Office collects, processes, analyzes and publish results from business statistics area, design questionnaires, designs programs for data entry and data processing, develop and apply methodologies, conduct all research in accordance with the Plan and Program of statistical research. It must be emphasized that in calculating the short-term indicators, due to the short time interval from the end of the reference period to the publication, the questionnaire asks a small number of data necessary to monitor economic activity. The surveys on an annual basis includes a broader set of variables that determine economic activity.