Capital launches national 2021 economic census

05/02/2021

VGP - The census is set to take place from March 1 to July 30, 2021 on various economic component groups.

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Result from the national 2021 economic census would serve as the foundation for the calculation of the country’s GDP and GRDP data.

The economic census aims to collect data from different economic components and assess their development in terms of quantity, scale and number of employees,” stated the Head of Ha Noi's Statistics Office Dau Ngoc Hung at the meeting marking the launch of the national 2021 economic census in Ha Noi on February 5.

The economic census will also evaluate the efficiency in Viet Nam’s process of economic restructuring and revising growth model.

The target in this national 2021 economic census include manufacturing facilities, businesses, public-non business units, associations, non-governmental agencies in Viet Nam, and religious groups.

The General Statistics Office will collect information via 22 questionnaires in online platforms or direct interview.

The data collection period is set to take place from March 1 to July 30, 2021 on various economic component groups./.

By Khanh Phuong