Praia, Aug 14 (Inforpress) – The Annual Business Survey for the year 2016, which runs until September 14, starts today throughout the country and is expected to register close to 5000 companies, announced the National Institute of Statistics (INE).
In the total, there are 124 field agents who will be spread over the islands of Santiago, Fogo, São Vicente and Sal, from August 14 to September 14, in this statistical operation that precedes the Business Census to be held next year.
“The main objective is to convey to the inquirers of this operation main concepts and what are the fundamental variables,” informed the INE’s vice president, Celso Soares.
As he explained, the Annual Business Survey will provide a number of variables, namely the number of staff employed by companies, the share of companies, the branch of activities in which they are inserted and other sources of information considered to be essential for the production of national accounts.
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