Hungarian Central Statistical Office

The Hungarian Central Statistical Office (HSCO; Hungarian: Központi Statisztikai Hivatal (KSH), Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈkøsponti ʃtɒtistikɒji hivɒtɒl]) is a quango responsible[1][2] for collecting, processing and publishing statistics about Hungary, its economy, and its inhabitants. The office provides details for parliamentary and administrative offices, local councils and academia, financial institutions, the public at large and the media.

Hungarian Central Statistical Office
Központi Statisztikai Hivatal (KSH)
Agency overview
Formed18 April 1871 (150 years ago) (1871-04-18)
JurisdictionGovernment of Hungary
Headquarters5-7 Keleti Károly Street
Budapest, 1024
Minister responsible
Agency executive
  • Gabriella Vukovich
Parent agencyMinistry of Interior
The Central Statistical Office main building in Keleti Károly Street, Budapest