EU statistics on income and living conditions

 

SUMMARY OF:

Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 — EU statistics on income and living conditions

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE REGULATION?

KEY POINTS

FROM WHEN DOES THE REGULATION APPLY?

It has applied since 23 July 2003.

BACKGROUND

EU-SILC was first launched in 2003, when it covered 6 EU countries (Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg and Austria), as well as Norway, and is an integral part of the European Statistical System. Over the years, its coverage has expanded to cover all 28 EU countries, the 3 European Free Trade Association countries (Iceland, Norway and Switzerland), as well as the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey.

* KEY TERMS

Cross-sectional data: data relating to a given time or time period. These data may be extracted from cross-sectional sample surveys and may be combined with register data (i.e. data on persons, households or dwellings compiled from an administrative or statistical register).

Longitudinal data: data relating to individual-level changes over time, observed periodically over a certain duration. They may come either from a cross-sectional survey with a rotational sample where individuals, once selected, are followed up or from a pure panel survey. They may be combined with register data.

MAIN DOCUMENT

Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 June 2003 concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) (OJ L 165, 3.7.2003, pp. 1–9)

Successive amendments to Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 have been incorporated in the original text. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1980/2003 of 21 October 2003 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards definitions and updated definitions (OJ L 298, 17.11.2003, pp. 1-22

See consolidated version

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1981/2003 of 21 October 2003 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards the fieldwork aspects and the imputation procedures (OJ L 298, 17.11.2003, pp. 23–28)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1982/2003 of 21 October 2003 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards the sampling and tracing rules (OJ L 298, 17.11.2003, pp. 29–33)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1983/2003 of 7 November 2003 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards the list of target primary variables (OJ L 298, 17.11.2003, pp. 34–85)

See consolidated version

Commission Regulation (EC) No 28/2004 of 5 January 2004 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards the detailed content of intermediate and final quality reports (OJ L 5, 9.1.2004, pp. 42–56)

last update 18.11.2016