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.

Press releases archive

Macroeconomics Prices
Gross Domestic Product (quarterly estimated data) Consumer price index
Gross Domestic Product (quarterly data) Industrial production prices index
Gross Domestic Product (annual data) Residential property price index
Trends of economic activity evolution Prices of electric energy and natural gas for consumers in ... semester
Main short term indicators How do we measure the evolution of consumer prices?
Investments in the national economy (quarterly data)  


Research-development activity (annual data) International trade of goods in Romania
Public access to information and communication technology  
Innovation in industry and services  (annual data)  


Agriculture Forestry
2010 General Agricultural Census Forestry activity
Crops production for main crops in (annual data) Volume of wood harvested (annual data)
Animal production (annual data) Environment
Value of agricultural prouduction (annual data) Water distribution (annual data)
Livestock of pigs   (annual data)  
Livestock of cattle (annual data)  
Livestock (annual data)  
Slaughtering of animals and poultry and meat production  
Value of agricultural production by development region...  
Productiv potential of fruits crops and vines for table grape production  
Farm Structure Survey 2013  
The use of pesticides in agriculture in 2013  


Population Social protection
Population Average number of pensioners and average monthly pension (quarterly data)
Vital statistics Average number of pensioners and average monthly pension (annual data)
2011 Population and Housing Census - provisional results Main indicators of receipts and expenditure of social protection in 2010
2011 Population and Housing Census - final results Transition from work into retirement
  Income and living conditions
Labor Market  Household income and expenditure (quarterly data)
ILO Unemployment The endowment of the population with durable goods (annual data)
Job vacancies (quarterly data)  
Job vacancies (annual data) Health, education, culture
Employment and unemployment (quarterly data) Educational system
Employment and unemployment (annual data) Health and safety at work
Quarterly labour costs index Health status of the population in Romania
Employment and unemployment - underemployment and potential additional labour force (annual data)  
Labour costs (annual data)  
The main indicators on labour market policy statistics (annual data)  
Employment of disabled people  
Vocational training in the enterprises from Romania in 2010  
Monthly average earning  
Earnings and labour cost in 2006  
Salaries in October (annual data)  
Structure of earnings (annual data)  


Industry Construction
Industrial production indices Construction works
Turnover index in industry Construction of dwellings (quarterly data)
Value indices of industrial new orders  Construction permits released for buildings
Cow's milk collected and production of milk products Trade and services
Production of meat, milk and dairy products in the industrial units (annual data) Turnover in trade and services
Enterprise groups in Romania in (annual data) Turnover in retail trade
  Turnover of market services  rendered mainly to enterprises
  Wholesale turner
  Travel expenses of non-residents (quarterly data)
  Tourist accomodation capacity (annual data)


Energy resources and consumption (annual data) Length of transport network (annual data)
Energy resources New registrations of road vehicles (quarterly data)


Statement of the Members of the European Statistical System on recent developments concerning ELSTAT in Greece