As a cross sectional matter environmental data are provided by many areas of statistics. They refer both to physical and monetary terms as environment statistics mainly deals with social and economic activities and their environmental impacts and the state and changes of media (soil, water, air, etc) as well. Environment statistics is supplemented by data on activities of the government (e. g. compulsory use of catalytic converters in vehicles), enterprises, households as well as international organisations reacting on present or imminent impairments by environmental pollution.
Basically the tasks of environment statistics refer to
All these activities are subsumed under the notion Environmental Accounts.
|18.12.2020||Austrians rate environmental quality positively overall, greenhouse gas effect and climate change are most frequently cited problems|
|09.10.2020||Emissions of air pollutants and greenhouse gases reduced overall since 1995; emissions of climate-relevant CO2 and ammonia slightly rose|
|27.05.2020||Environmental industry 2018: €36.9 bn output and 182 963 employees|
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