The statistical offices of the German states (German: Statistische Landesämter) perform the duty of collecting official statistics in Germany together and in cooperation with the Federal Statistical Office.
The application of statistics according to Article 83 of the constitution is executed at state level. The federal government has, under Article 73 (1) 11. of the constitution, the exclusive legislation for the "statistics for federal purposes."
There are 14 statistical offices for the 16 states:
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "VIII. Die Ausführung der Bundesgesetze und die Bundesverwaltung" (in German). Bundestag. Retrieved 24 May 2021.
- "VII. Die Gesetzgebung des Bundes" (in German). Bundestag. Retrieved 24 May 2021.