The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Central government

Level of government whose political authority extends over the entire territory of the country, such as the federal government.

Administration centrale

Niveau d’administration dont l’autorité politique s’étend sur l’ensemble du territoire du pays, comme un gouvernement fédéral.

Gobierno central

Nivel gubernamental cuya autoridad política se extiende a todo el territorio del país, como es el caso de un gobierno federal.

إدارة مركزية

Центральные органы власти

Уровень власти, политическое управление которой распространяется на всю территорию страны, например, федеральные органы власти.