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Concepts and Methods of Environment Statistics: Statistics of the Natural Environment - A Technical Report

Valid from1991
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DescriptionThis report proposes concepts, definitions and classifications for statistical variables that describe the state and trends of the natural environment and its relationships with human and socio-economic activities. It is based on the structure and principles of A Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics. The report presents a menu of statistical variables that can be selected in the development of national and international programmes of environment statistics and indicators. A companion report, Concepts and Methods of Environment Statistics: Human Settlements - A Technical Report, published in 1988, deals with the environmental aspects of human settlements statistics.
Maintenance organization United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD)
Statistical domain(s) 3.1 Environment
Type of standardMethodologies and Procedures
Languages Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish
Information last updated24/08/11