- Registration entry for subjects
- Reliability and security
- Access to information
0. Registration entry for subjects
0.2 Subject area
Tourism, transport and IT
0.3 Responsible authority; office, division, person etc.
0.4 Purpose and history
The aim is to collect and disseminate data on aircrafts. Statistics are available from 1950.
0.5 Users and application
Various institutions and individuals interested in aircrafts.
Civil Aviation Administration.
0.7 Legal basis for official statistics
Act on Statistics Iceland No. 24/1913
0.8 Response burden
Once a year the data is delivered to Statistics Iceland.
0.9 EEA and EU obligations
1.1 Description of content
The data consist of the number of aircrafts by types and by weight.
1.2 Statistical concepts
Weight of aircrafts is in Maximum take off mass (MTOM tons )
2.1 Reference periods
1 of January each year.
2.2 Process time
The data is received almost in a final version so the process time is short.
The figures for 1 of January are accessible in the autumn the same year.
2.4 Frequency of releases
Yearly in the Statistical Yearbook of Iceland.
Yearly releases of web tables
3. Reliability and security
3.1 Accuracy and reliability
The data is considered reliable and accurate.
3.2 Sources of errors
3.3 Measures on confidence limits/accuracy
4.1 Comparison between periods
Comparison between years is regarded as reliable
4.2 Comparison with other statistics
4.3 Coherence between preliminary and final statistics
No preliminary figures.
5. Access to information
5.1 Forms of dissemination
Statistics, categorised statistical web tables
Statistical Yearbook of Iceland, Landshagir
5.2 Basic data; storage and usability
Data is received in Excel format and is preserved like that.
5.4 Other information
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