Short Term Statistics in Retail and Trade
Structure and Response Burden2001200220032004+
Statistical UnitsEnterprises
PeriodicityMonthly
Sampling Population5 4035 7514 5740
Reporting Device (Share in %)
e-Quest2.23.10.5-
net-Quest-11.829.5-
Paper97.885.170.0-
Mean Reporting Time per Enterprise
per month in minutes7.47.75.3-
per year in minutes88.491.863.4-
Total Response Burden
per year in hours7 9658 8034 8260
Change to previous year in %-10.5-45.2-