NIS mission

NIS has the mission to meet the information needs of all categories of users of statistical data and information by collecting, producing and disseminating data in accordance with the Law on the Organization and Functioning of Official Statistics in Romania. (EC) No 226/2009, Regulation (EC) No. No 223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 2009 on European Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice necessary for substantiating decisions on economic and social development of the country and for the knowledge and information of public opinion on the realities of Romanian society.

NIS vision

NIS, as the main producer of official statistical data, responsible for the coordination of all activities at national level regarding the development, development and dissemination of European statistics, is oriented towards achieving in a near future some functional methodological and technical performances recognized on domestic and international plan, at a level comparable to the performances of the most advanced national statistical institutes in the EU Member States.

NIS Principles:

  • User orientation;
  • Commitment of the NIS leadership;
  • Efficiency in relation to statistical processes;
  • Continuous improvement of official statistics activity;
  • Commitment on the quality of statistical products;
  • Accessibility of statistical data and information;
  • Cooperation in the field of official statistics;
  • Respecting the needs of data providers;
  • Systematic implementation of quality management in statistics;
  • Meeting the collective and individual requirements of the INS staff.

Information on Processing of Personal Data

Informare privind Prelucrarea Datelor cu Caracter Personal

Pursuant to the requirements of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46 / EC The General Data Protection Regulation), which will apply from May 25, 2018, the National Institute of Statistics, its territorial directorates and other subordinated institutions have the obligation to process safely and only for the specified purposes, the data with character the staff you provide us about you, a member of your family, or another person in your household.

The purpose of data collection is statistical and scientific research. The required data is required to obtain official, aggregate statistical information, with the indication that if the questionnaire contains besides mandatory topics and optional topics, your obligation to respond only refers to the subject matter.

The registered information is intended for use by the National Institute of Statistics in order to fulfill its obligation as the main producer of official statistics and coordinator of the National Statistical System. The data provided by you under the applicable statistical legislation is subject to processing and dissemination in aggregate form, which does not allow the person to identify later.

Under the General Data Protection Regulation, you have the following rights:
  • the right to information;
  • the right of access to data;
  • the right to rectification;
  • the right to delete data (the "right to be forgotten");
  • the right to restrict processing;
  • the right to data portability;
  • the right to opposition;
  • the right not to be subject to an automatic individual decision;
  • the right to contact the National Supervisory Authority for the Processing of Personal Data;
  • the right to appeal to the courts
If any of your data is incorrect, please inform us as soon as possible.
To exercise these rights and to learn more about data protection you can contact the NIS Data Protection Officer: