Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung

The statistical offices of the German states (German: Statistische Landesämter) carry out the task of collecting official statistics in Germany together and in cooperation with the Federal Statistical Office.

The implementation of statistics according to Article 83 of the constitution is executed at state level.[1] The federal government has, under Article 73 § 11 of the constitution, the exclusive legislation for the "statistics for federal purposes."[2]

There are 14 statistical offices for the 16 states:

State (Bundesland) Institution (Landesamt) Headquarters Website
Baden-Württemberg Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg Stuttgart
Bavaria Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung Munich
Berlin and Brandenburg Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg Potsdam, Berlin and Cottbus
Bremen Statistisches Landesamt Bremen Bremen
Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein Hamburg and Kiel
Hesse Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt Wiesbaden
Lower Saxony Landesbetrieb für Statistik und Kommunikationstechnologie Niedersachsen Hanover
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Schwerin
North Rhine-Westphalia Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW Düsseldorf
Rhineland-Palatinate Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz Bad Ems
Saarland Statistisches Amt des Saarlandes Saarbrücken
Saxony Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen Kamenz
Saxony-Anhalt Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt Halle
Thuringia Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik Erfurt

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