Environment Statistics
History and current activities
Brochure on Environment Statistics

FDES 2013

  Basic Set of Environment Statistics
  Environment Statistics Self-Assessment Tool
  Expert Group on Environment Statistics
  Manual on the Basic Set of Environment Statistics

International Recommendations for Water Statistics

Concepts and methods in Environment Statistics



UNSD environmental indicators

  Country Snapshots
  Country Files
(Limited access)
Technical cooperation


EAC project

ECOWAS project

ESCWA project


CARICOM project




Intersecretariat Working Group on Environment Statistics

Reports to the Statistical Commission
ENVSTATS newsletters
Useful links
  National data sources
  International and regional data sources
  Environmental accounting
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  Saline Soil Reclamation
  Salt Water Intrusion
  Sanitary Landfill
  Sanitary Sewage
  Saprobic Water Classification
  Satellite System (of national accounts)
  Saturated Soil
  Scum Collector
  Secondary Air Pollution
  Secondary Radiation
  Secondary Treatment
  Sedimentation Tank
  Selective Cutting
  Semi-arid Zones
  Semi-confined Aquifer
  Septic Tank
  Sewage Effluent Standards
  Sewage Farm
  Sewage Lagoon
  Sewage Oxidation Pond
  Sewerage Network
  Sheet Erosion
  Shifting Agriculture
  Shifting Cultivation
  Shredding Residues
  Slash-and-burn Agriculture
  Sleeping Sickness
  Slow Sand Filtration
  Sludge Digestion
  Sludge Disposal
  Social Cost
  Social Indicators
  Soft Detergents
  Soft Pesticides
  Soil Aeration
  Soil Conditioner
  Soil Conservation
  Soil Creep
  Soil Drainage
  Soil Erosion
  Soil Erosion Index
  Soil Injection
  Soil Morphology
  Soil Sealing
  Solid Waste
  Solid Waste Disposal
  Solid Waste Management
  Soot Fall
  Squatter Settlements
  Stability (of ecosystem)
  Stabilization Pond
  Stationary Source
  Statistical Ecology
  Stockholm Declaration
  Storm Sewer
  Storm Tank
  Storm Water
  Straddling fish stock
  Stream Bank Erosion
  Stream Bank Management
  Stream Flow Regulations
  Stress-response Environmental Statistical System
  Strip Mining
  Stumpage Value
  Subsoil Assets
  Sulphur Dioxide (SO2)
  Surface Run-off
  Surface Water
  Surveillance System
  Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM)
  Suspended Solids
  Sustainable catch
  Sustainable Development
  Sustainable Development Indicators
  Sustainable Economic Growth
  Sustainable Income
  Sustainable Yield
  Synthetic Manure
  System of integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting (SEEA)
  System of National Accounts (SNA)