Mozambique starts 2nd Company Census 2014/2015

23 September 2015

The 2nd Census of Companies (Cempre) 2014/2015 of Mozambique began Monday with data collection in the provinces of Inhambane, Gaza, Maputo and in the city of Maputo itself, reported the country’s National Statistics Institute (INE).

During the census data will be collected that will contribute to programmes that complement the country’s development efforts, and the economic and social units in Mozambique will have a better understanding of the size and expansion of their business sectors.

The same information will be used for building/updating the Statistics Units File (FUE) to contribute to improving production and accessibility of quality economic statistics, which is essential for users.

Another aim of the census data and FUE is construction of Integrated Economic Statistics System (SIEE), INE also said cited by Mozambican daily newspaper Notícias. (macauhub/MZ)