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The World Factbook 2007 Paperback
Technical Report

$62.00-2012 Edition (Hardback)

Order No. PB2012100001  (Price outside the U.S., Canada and Mexico $124)
$79.00-2012 CD-ROM with search and retrieval software. (Price outside the U.S., Canada and Mexico $159) Order No. PB2012-500003

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NAICS will reshape the way we view our changing economy
Department of Commerce, Bureau of Census

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) has officially replaced the U.S. Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system. The NAICS provides a consistent system for economic analysis across the three North American Free Trade Agreement partners Canada, Mexico and the United States.

NAICS provides a consistent framework for the collection, analysis and dissemination of industrial statistics used by:

  • government policy analysts
  • academics and researchers
  • business community
  • public.


About the CD-ROM version:

In addition to the data in the hardcover edition, the CD-ROM includes:

  • An easy-to-use, yet powerful search option
  • User Friendly Navigation
  • Downloadable file: 2007 NAICS U.S. matched to 2012 NAICS U.S. full concordance

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