Skip to main content
We are Brand SEO Beijing serving international business, your marketing partner, Contact us by mi@mgsh.com.cn

Statistics Law of the People's Republic of China (2009 Revision)

Statistics Law of the People's Republic of China (2009 Revision)
Issuing authority: Standing Committee of the National People's Congress
Announcement date: 2009.06.27 Effective date: 2010.01.01
Efficacy: Valid Category: Statistics

(1983年12月8日第六届全国人民代表大会常务委员会第三次会议通过 根据1996年5月15日第八届全国人民代表大会常务委员会第十九次会议通过 1996年5月15日中华人民共和国主席令第65号发布 自公布之日起施行的《全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于修改〈中华人民共和国统计法〉的决定》第一次修正 2009年6月27日第十一届全国人民代表大会常务委员会第九次会议第二次修订通过 2009年6月27日中华人民共和国主席令第15号公布 自2010年1月1日起施行)

Chapter XNUMX General

Article XNUMX
In order to scientifically and effectively organize statistical work, ensure the authenticity, accuracy, integrity and timeliness of statistical data, give play to the important role of statistics in understanding national conditions and national strength, and serve economic and social development, and promote the development of socialist modernization, the formulation this law.

Second
This Law shall apply to the statistical activities organized and implemented by the people's governments at all levels, the statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level, and relevant departments.

The basic task of statistics is to conduct statistical investigation and statistical analysis on economic and social development, provide statistical data and statistical advice, and implement statistical supervision.

Article 3
The state establishes a centralized and unified statistical system, and implements a statistical management system with unified leadership and hierarchical responsibility.

Article 4
The State Council, local people's governments at all levels, and all relevant departments shall strengthen the organization and leadership of statistical work and provide necessary guarantees for statistical work.

The fifth
The state strengthens statistical scientific research, improves the scientific statistical indicator system, continuously improves statistical investigation methods, and enhances the scientific nature of statistics.

The state plans to strengthen the construction of statistical informatization, and promote the modernization of statistical information collection, processing, transmission, sharing, storage technology and statistical database system.

Article XNUMX
Statistical institutions and statisticians shall independently exercise the functions and powers of statistical investigation, statistical reporting, and statistical supervision in accordance with the provisions of this Law, and shall not be infringed upon.

Local people's governments at all levels, government statistics agencies and relevant departments, as well as the responsible persons of various units, shall not revise the statistical data collected and collated according to law by the statistics agencies and statisticians, and shall not request the statistics agencies, statisticians and other agencies and personnel in any way. Forgery or tampering with statistical data, statisticians who perform their duties in accordance with the law or refuse or resist statistical violations shall not retaliate.

Article XNUMX
State organs, enterprises, institutions, and other organizations, as well as individual industrial and commercial households and individuals, and other subjects of statistical investigations, must, in accordance with this Law and relevant state regulations, provide the data required for statistical investigations in a true, accurate, complete and timely manner. Incomplete statistical data shall not be delayed or refused to report.

eighth
Statistical work should be subject to public supervision.Any unit or individual has the right to report illegal acts such as falsification in statistics.Units and individuals who have made a report should be commended and rewarded.

Article XNUMX
Statistical institutions and statisticians shall keep confidential the state secrets, commercial secrets and personal information that they know in the course of statistical work.

Article XNUMX
No unit or individual may use false statistical data to defraud honorary titles, material interests or job promotions.

Chapter II Statistical Investigation Management

Article XNUMX
Statistical survey projects include national statistical survey projects, departmental statistical survey projects and local statistical survey projects.

The national statistical survey project refers to the national statistical survey project of the basic situation.Departmental statistical investigation projects refer to the professional statistical investigation projects of the relevant departments of the State Council.Local statistical investigation items refer to the local statistical investigation items of the local people's governments at or above the county level and their departments.

National statistical survey projects, departmental statistical survey projects, and local statistical survey projects shall have a clear division of labor, be connected to each other, and shall not be duplicated.

Article XNUMX
National statistical survey items shall be formulated by the National Bureau of Statistics, or jointly formulated by the National Bureau of Statistics and relevant departments of the State Council, and reported to the State Council for the record; major national statistical survey projects shall be submitted to the State Council for examination and approval.

Departmental statistical investigation items shall be formulated by the relevant departments of the State Council.If the object of statistical investigation belongs to the system under the jurisdiction of this department, it shall be reported to the National Bureau of Statistics for the record; if the object of statistical investigation is beyond the system under the jurisdiction of this department, it shall be reported to the National Bureau of Statistics for approval.

Local statistical investigation items shall be formulated separately or jointly by the statistical agencies of the local people's governments at or above the county level and the relevant departments.Among them, those formulated by the statistical agency of the people's government at the provincial level alone or jointly with relevant departments shall be reported to the National Bureau of Statistics for examination and approval; Examination and approval; those formulated by the relevant departments of the local people's government at or above the county level shall be reported to the statistical agency of the people's government at the same level for examination and approval.

Article XNUMX
The examination and approval authority of the statistical investigation project shall examine the necessity, feasibility and scientific nature of the investigation project, make a written decision of approval for those that meet the statutory conditions, and announce it; Written decision and reasons.

Article XNUMX
When a statistical investigation item is formulated, a statistical investigation system for the item shall be formulated at the same time, and shall be submitted for approval or recordation in accordance with the provisions of Article XNUMX of this Law.

The statistical investigation system shall stipulate the purpose of the investigation, the content of the investigation, the method of the investigation, the objects of the investigation, the method of organizing the investigation, the form of the investigation form, the reporting and publication of the statistical data, etc.

Statistical investigation shall be organized and implemented in accordance with the statistical investigation system.Changes to the contents of the statistical investigation system shall be reported to the original examination and approval authority for approval or the original filing authority for recordation.

Article XNUMX
Statistical survey forms shall be marked with the form number, formulation authority, approval or recordation document number, validity period and other signs.

With regard to the statistical survey forms not marked with the signs prescribed in the preceding paragraph or that have exceeded the validity period, the respondents of the statistical survey have the right to refuse to fill in the report; the statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level shall order them to stop relevant statistical survey activities in accordance with the law.

Article XNUMX
The collection and arrangement of statistical data shall be based on periodic censuses, with regular sample surveys as the main body, comprehensively using comprehensive surveys, key surveys and other methods, and making full use of administrative records and other materials.

Major national conditions and national strength censuses are under the unified leadership of the State Council, and the State Council and local people's governments organize statistical agencies and relevant departments to jointly implement them.

Article XNUMX
The state formulates uniform statistical standards to ensure the standardization of the meaning of indicators, calculation methods, classification catalogues, questionnaire forms and statistical codes used in statistical investigations.

National statistical standards are formulated by the National Bureau of Statistics, or jointly formulated by the National Bureau of Statistics and the standardization department of the State Council.

Relevant departments of the State Council may formulate supplementary departmental statistical standards and submit them to the National Bureau of Statistics for approval.Departmental statistical standards shall not conflict with national statistical standards.

Article XNUMX
The statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level may, according to the needs of statistical tasks, promote the use of computer networks to submit statistical data among the objects of statistical investigation.

Article XNUMX
The people's government at or above the county level shall include the funds required for statistical work in the financial budget.

The funds required for the census of major national conditions and national strength shall be jointly borne by the State Council and local people's governments, included in the corresponding annual financial budget, and allocated on time to ensure that they are in place.

Chapter III Management and Publication of Statistical Data

Article XNUMX
The statistical agencies and relevant departments of the people's governments at or above the county level, as well as the people's governments of townships and towns, shall establish a system for the preservation and management of statistical data in accordance with the relevant provisions of the state, and establish and improve a mechanism for sharing statistical information.

Article XNUMX
State organs, enterprises, institutions, and other organizations and other objects of statistical investigation shall, in accordance with relevant state regulations, set up original records and statistical ledgers, and establish and improve management systems for the examination, signing, handover, and filing of statistical data.

Personnel who examine and sign statistical data shall be responsible for the authenticity, accuracy and completeness of the statistical data that they examine and sign.

Article XNUMX
The relevant departments of the people's governments at or above the county level shall promptly provide the statistical agencies of the people's governments at the same level with the administrative records required for statistics and the financial materials, financial materials and other materials required for the national economic accounting, and shall promptly report them to the statistical investigation system in accordance with the provisions of the statistical investigation system. The statistical agency of the people's government at the next level shall submit the relevant data obtained by organizing and implementing the statistical investigation.

The statistical agencies of the people's government at or above the county level shall provide relevant statistical data to the relevant departments of the people's government at the same level in a timely manner.

Article XNUMX
The statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level shall regularly publish statistical data in accordance with the relevant provisions of the state.

National statistical data is subject to the data released by the National Bureau of Statistics.

Article XNUMX
The statistical data obtained by the relevant departments of the people's governments at or above the county level shall be published by the department in accordance with the relevant provisions of the state.

Article XNUMX
No unit or individual shall provide or disclose the information obtained in the statistical investigation that can identify or infer the identity of a single statistical investigation object, and shall not be used for purposes other than statistics.

Article XNUMX
Statistical data obtained by statistical agencies of the people's government at or above the county level and relevant departments from statistical investigations shall be made public in a timely manner for public inquiries, except for those that should be kept secret according to law.

Chapter IV Statistical Institutions and Statisticians

Article XNUMX
The State Council established the National Bureau of Statistics to organize, lead and coordinate national statistical work in accordance with the law.

The dispatched survey agencies established by the National Bureau of Statistics according to the needs of the work shall undertake the tasks of statistical surveys arranged by the National Bureau of Statistics.

Local people's governments at or above the county level shall set up independent statistical agencies, and township and town people's governments shall set up statistical work posts, with full-time or part-time statisticians, to manage and carry out statistical work and conduct statistical investigations in accordance with the law.

Article XNUMX
The relevant departments of the people's governments at or above the county level shall set up statistical agencies according to the needs of statistical tasks, or set up statisticians in relevant agencies, and designate persons in charge of statistics to organize and manage the statistical work within the scope of their own departments according to the law, conduct statistical investigations, and conduct statistical investigations. Business is subject to the guidance of the statistical agency of the people's government at the same level.

Article XNUMX
Statistical institutions and statisticians shall perform their duties in accordance with the law, collect and submit statistical data truthfully, and shall not forge or tamper with statistical data, and shall not require any unit or individual to provide untrue statistical data in any way, and shall not commit other acts in violation of the provisions of this Law. .

Statisticians shall adhere to seeking truth from facts, abide by professional ethics, and be responsible for the consistency of the statistical data they are responsible for collecting, reviewing, and inputting with the statistical data submitted by the survey respondents.

Article XNUMX
When conducting statistical investigations, statisticians have the right to inquire relevant personnel on issues related to statistics, require them to truthfully provide relevant information and data and correct untrue and inaccurate data.

When conducting statistical investigations, statisticians shall present the work certificates issued by the statistical agencies of the people's government at or above the county level or the relevant departments; if they fail to do so, the subjects of statistical investigations shall have the right to refuse the investigation.

Article XNUMX
The state implements the statistical professional and technical job qualification examination and appraisal system to improve the professional quality of statisticians and ensure the stability of the statistical team.

Statisticians shall have the professional knowledge and professional ability commensurate with the statistical work they are engaged in.

The statistical agencies and relevant departments of the people's governments at or above the county level shall strengthen the professional training and professional ethics education for statisticians.

Chapter V Supervision and Inspection

Article XNUMX
The people's governments at or above the county level and their supervisory organs shall supervise the implementation of this Law by the people's governments at lower levels, the statistical agencies of the people's governments at the same level, and relevant departments.

Article XNUMX
The National Bureau of Statistics organizes and manages the supervision and inspection of national statistical work, and investigates and punishes major statistical violations.

The statistical agencies of the local people's governments at or above the county level shall investigate and deal with statistical violations that occur within their respective administrative regions in accordance with the law.However, the statistical violations that occur in the statistical investigation activities organized and implemented by the investigation agencies dispatched by the National Bureau of Statistics shall be investigated and dealt with by the investigation agencies that organize the implementation of the statistical investigations.

Where laws and administrative regulations have other provisions for relevant departments to investigate and punish illegal acts in statistics, such provisions shall prevail.

Article XNUMX
The relevant departments of the people's government at or above the county level shall actively assist the statistics institutions of the people's government at the same level in investigating and punishing illegal acts in statistics, and promptly transfer the materials of the relevant cases of illegal statistics to the statistics institutions of the people's government at the same level.

Article XNUMX
The statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level have the right to take the following measures when investigating illegal acts or verifying statistical data:

(XNUMX) Issue a statistical inspection inquiry letter to inquire about relevant matters to the inspection object;

(XNUMX) Require inspection objects to provide relevant original records and vouchers, statistical ledgers, statistical investigation forms, accounting materials and other relevant certificates and materials;

(XNUMX) To inquire the relevant personnel on matters related to the inspection;

(XNUMX) Entering the business premises and statistical data processing information system of the inspection object for inspection and verification;

(XNUMX) With the approval of the person in charge of the institution, the relevant original records and vouchers, statistical ledgers, statistical investigation forms, accounting materials and other relevant certificates and materials of the inspection object shall be registered and kept;

(XNUMX) Recording, audio recording, video recording, photographing and duplicating the circumstances and materials related to the inspection items.

When the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level conducts supervision and inspection, there shall be no less than two supervisors and inspectors, and they shall present their law enforcement certificates; if they fail to do so, the relevant units and individuals have the right to refuse the inspection.

Article XNUMX
When the statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level perform their duties of supervision and inspection, relevant units and individuals shall truthfully report the situation, provide relevant certificates and materials, and shall not refuse or hinder inspections, and shall not transfer, conceal, tamper with, or destroy original records and vouchers, and statistical ledgers. , statistical questionnaires, accounting data and other relevant certificates and materials.

Chapter VI Legal Liability

Article XNUMX
If a person in charge of a local people's government, government statistics agency or relevant department or unit commits any of the following acts, the appointment and removal agency or the supervisory agency shall impose sanctions in accordance with the law, and the statistics agency of the people's government at or above the county level shall notify:

(XNUMX) Modifying statistical data or fabricating false statistical data on their own;

(XNUMX) requiring statistical agencies, statisticians or other agencies or personnel to forge or tamper with statistical data;

(XNUMX) Retaliation against statisticians who perform their duties according to law or who refuse or resist statistical violations;

(XNUMX) Oversight of serious statistical violations that occurred in the locality, department, or unit.

Article XNUMX
If the statistics agency of the people's government at or above the county level or the relevant department has any of the following acts in the organization and implementation of the statistical investigation activities, the people's government at the same level, the statistics agency of the people's government at a higher level, or the statistics agency of the people's government at the same level shall order it to make corrections and report it; The responsible persons in charge and other directly responsible persons shall be punished according to law by the appointment and removal organ or the supervisory organ:

(XNUMX) Organizing and implementing statistical investigations without approval;

(XNUMX) Changing the contents of the statistical investigation system without approval;

(XNUMX) Forging or tampering with statistical data;

(XNUMX) Requesting statistical investigation objects or other institutions or personnel to provide untrue statistical data;

(XNUMX) Failing to submit relevant materials in accordance with the provisions of the statistical investigation system.

Statisticians who commit any of the acts listed in Items XNUMX to XNUMX of the preceding paragraph shall be ordered to make corrections and given sanctions in accordance with the law.

Article XNUMX
If the statistics agency of the people's government at or above the county level or the relevant department commits any of the following acts, the directly responsible person in charge and other directly responsible personnel shall be punished by the appointment and removal authority or the supervisory authority according to law:

(XNUMX) Illegal publication of statistical data;

(XNUMX) Disclosing the commercial secrets and personal information of the subjects of statistical investigation, or providing or divulging the materials obtained during the statistical investigation that can identify or infer the identity of a single subject of statistical investigation;

(XNUMX) Violating relevant state regulations, causing damage or loss of statistical data.

Any statistician who commits any of the acts listed in the preceding paragraph shall be punished according to law.

Article XNUMX
Statistical institutions and statisticians who divulge state secrets shall be investigated for legal responsibility according to law.

Article XNUMX
If a state organ, enterprise, institution or other organization that is the object of the statistical investigation commits any of the following acts, the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level shall order it to make corrections, issue a warning, and may report it; its directly responsible person in charge and other directly responsible personnel Those who are state functionaries shall be punished according to law by the appointment and removal organ or the supervisory organ:

(XNUMX) Refusing to provide statistical data or failing to provide statistical data on time after being urged;

(XNUMX) Providing untrue or incomplete statistical data;

(XNUMX) Refusing to reply or not responding truthfully to the statistical inspection inquiry form;

(XNUMX) Rejecting or obstructing statistical investigations and statistical inspections;

(XNUMX) Transferring, concealing, tampering, destroying or refusing to provide original records and vouchers, statistical ledgers, statistical questionnaires and other relevant certificates and materials.

Enterprises, institutions or other organizations that commit any of the acts listed in the preceding paragraph may concurrently be fined not more than XNUMX yuan; if the circumstances are serious, a fine of not less than XNUMX yuan but not more than XNUMX yuan may be imposed concurrently.

If an individual industrial and commercial household commits any of the acts listed in the first paragraph of this article, the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level shall order it to make corrections, issue a warning, and may concurrently impose a fine of not more than XNUMX yuan.

Article XNUMX
If the state organs, enterprises, institutions or other organizations that are the objects of statistical investigations report statistical data late, or fail to set up original records or statistical ledgers in accordance with relevant state regulations, the statistical agencies of the people's governments at or above the county level shall order them to make corrections and issue warnings.

If an enterprise, institution or other organization commits any of the acts listed in the preceding paragraph, a fine of not more than XNUMX yuan may be imposed concurrently.

If individual industrial and commercial households report statistical data late, the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level shall order it to make corrections, issue a warning, and may concurrently impose a fine of not more than XNUMX yuan.

Article XNUMX
When investigating and punishing illegal acts in statistics, the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level considers that the relevant state functionary should be punished according to law, and shall propose a punishment; The results shall be notified in writing to the statistical agencies of the people's government at or above the county level.

Article XNUMX
If an individual who is the object of statistical investigation refuses or obstructs the statistical investigation, or provides untrue or incomplete census data in the census of major national conditions and national strength, the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level shall order it to make corrections and give criticism and education.

Article XNUMX
Whoever, in violation of the provisions of this Law, uses false statistical data to defraud an honorary title, material benefit or promotion, shall be investigated for legal responsibility according to law for the act of fabricating false statistical data or requiring others to fabricate false statistical data, the unit that made the relevant decision or its Higher-level units and supervisory organs shall cancel their honorary titles, recover the material benefits obtained, and revoke their promoted positions.

Article XNUMX
If the party concerned refuses to accept the administrative penalty decision made by the statistical agency of the people's government at or above the county level, he or she may apply for administrative reconsideration or file an administrative lawsuit in accordance with the law.Among them, those who are not satisfied with the administrative penalty decisions made by the investigation agencies dispatched by the National Bureau of Statistics in provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government shall apply to the National Bureau of Statistics for administrative reconsideration; those who are not satisfied with the administrative penalty decisions made by other survey agencies dispatched by the The National Bureau of Statistics shall apply for administrative reconsideration at the investigation agency dispatched by the province, autonomous region, or municipality directly under the Central Government where the dispatched agency is located.

Article XNUMX
Anyone who violates the provisions of this law and constitutes a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility according to law.

Chapter VII Supplementary Provisions

Article XNUMX
The term "statistical institutions of the people's governments at or above the county level" as mentioned in this Law refers to the National Bureau of Statistics and its dispatched survey institutions, and the statistical institutions of local people's governments at or above the county level.

Article XNUMX
Measures for the administration of private statistical investigation activities shall be formulated by the State Council.

Organizations and individuals outside the People's Republic of China that need to conduct statistical investigation activities within the territory of the People's Republic of China shall apply for approval in accordance with the provisions of the State Council.

Those who use statistical investigations to endanger national security, damage social and public interests, or conduct fraudulent activities shall be investigated for legal responsibility according to law.

Article XNUMX
This law shall come into force on January 2010, 1.


Source of this article: Laws and Regulations Database

Back to Top