Full title of classification group Classifications of European System of Accounts for Estonia ESA 1995
Abbreviation ESA 1995
Full title of classifications group in Estonian Euroopa rahvamajanduse arvepidamise süsteemi (ESA 1995) Eesti jaoks kohandatud klassifikaatorid
International base classification Classifications of European System of Accounts (ESA 1995)
Holder Statistics Estonia
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 1996
Predecessor classification Classifications of European System of Accounts (ESA 1970)
Description The European System of National and Regional Accounts (1995 ESA, or simply: ESA) is an internationally compatible accounting framework for a systematic and detailed description of a total economy (that is a region, country or group of countries), its components and its relations with other total economies.
 
Several classifications (and their subclassifications) belong to the framework:
  Classification of institutional sectors (ESA_S 1995)
  Classification of transactions and other flows
       - Transactions in products (goods and services) (ESA_P 1995)
       - Distributive transactions (ESA_D 1995)
       - Transactions in financial instruments (ESA_F 1995)
       - Other accumulation entries (ESA_K 1995)
  Classification of balancing items (ESA_B 1995)
  Classification of assets
       - Non-financial assets (ESA_AN 1995)
       - Financial assets/liabilities (ESA_AF 1995)
In order to describe better the transactions of Estonian national accounts, classifications of ESA 95 ESA_S, ESA_P, ESA_D, ESA_K, ESA_AN and ESA_AF have been supplemented with additional levels.
Linked classifications System of National Accounts of the United Nations (1993 SNA);
Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community (NACE Rev.2);
Statistical Classification of Products by Activity in the European Economic Community (CPA).
Family National Accounts
Holder’s contact person Elo Parveots
Leading Statistician - Methodologist
Economic and Environmental Statistics Department
Statistics Estonia
Telephone +372 6259276
elo.parveots@stat.ee
Contact person in the Statistics Estonia Elo Parveots
Leading Statistician - Methodologist
Economic and Environmental Statistics Department
Telephone +372 6259276
elo.parveots@stat.ee