Definition: Standard International Classification of Tourism Activities
The Standard International Classification of Tourism Activities (SICTA) is an ecomic classification of tourist activities seen from the supply point of view and based on the ISIC Rev. 3 and CPC. It breaks down those fourth-level ISIC classes which are linked to tourist activities. Objectives: to construct a basic conceptual structure providing a direction for building up a consistent, global and objective system for the production, organisation and communication of statistical information on tourism. Content: economic activities related to tourism, such as construction, the distributive trades, hotels and restaurants, transport, financial intermediation, real estate activities, entrepreneurial activities, etc.