Full title Estonian classification of economic activities 2008
Abbreviation EMTAK 2008
Full title in Estonian Eesti majanduse tegevusalade klassifikaator 2008
International base classification Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community (NACE Rev.2)
Holder Centre of Registers and Information Systems under the Ministry of Justice
Legal basis 1. Official Statistics Act of the Government of Estonia of 10 June 2010 (RT I 2010, 41, 241).
2. Regulation No.11 of 10 January 2008 of the Government of Estonia (RT I 2008, 4, 27). )
Implementation date 1 of January 2008
Amendment date  
Predecessor classification Estonian Classification of Economic Activities 2003, used in 2003 - 2008
Structure 1.level: 21 sections, alphabetical letters from A to U
2.level: 88 divisions, two-digit numeric codes 01 to 99
3.level: 272 groups, three-digit numeric codes 011 to 990
4.level: 615 classes, four-digit numeric codes 0111 to 9900
5.level: 775 sub-classes, five-digit numeric codes 01111 to 99009
Description Estonian Classification of Economic Activities 2008 (EMTAK 2008) bases on the Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community (NACE Rev.2). First four levels of EMTAK are identical to first four levels of NACE Rev.2. The fifth level describes the particularity of economic activities more precisely.
Linked classifications Statistical Classification of Products by Activity in the European Economic Community (CPA); List of Products of the European Community (PRODCOM list); Combined Nomenclature (CN)
Family Activities
Holder’s contact person Kairi Lilleväli
Head of Administration Service Department
Centre of Registers and Information Systems
Tel +372 663 6352
kairi.lillevali@just.ee
Contact person in the Statistics Estonia Helju Nagelmann
methodologist
Methodology Department
Tel +372 625 9185
helju.nagelmann@stat.ee