The role given to micro and small enterprises in Italy, does not match in terms of availability of adequate statistics on the characteristics and dynamics of such enterprises. The growing demand for statistical information, new and additional to those already available, due to the need to analyze and govern the changes taking place in Italy, makes it appropriate, for statistical purposes, to consider the role of private administrative sources. This article illustrates the characteristics of informative dataset of CNA Marche, processed by this association of micro and small enterprises operating in the regional context.
Keywords: Statistical use of administrative data, surveys on the financial results of micro and small enterprises, integrating sources
Jel Code: D2, L25, O25.