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Gross value added at basic prices

Gross value added at producers' prices

GDP by kind of economic activities

Gross value added

Value added - gross

Kind-of-activity unit

Net value added

Uses of value added quadrant

Value added - net

Value added tax (VAT)

GDP at current prices

Payments in kind other than remuneration in kind

Gross domestic product at market prices

Ancillary activity (2 definitions)

Principal activity

Secondary activity

Gross domestic product (GDP)

Centre of economic interest

Depletion of natural economic assets

Economic assets

Economic flows

Economic interest - centre of

Economic production

Economic territory (of a country)

Economic territory (of an international organisation)

Flows - economic

Integrated economic accounts

Capital transfer in kind

Income in kind received by employees

Net value of a fixed asset

Other activities

Other social security benefits in kind

Redistribution of income in kind account

Remuneration in kind

Social assistance benefits in kind

Social benefits in kind

Social transfers in kind

Transfer in kind

Unit value index


Wages and salaries in kind

Written-down (net) value of a fixed asset

Basic price

C.i.f. price

Capital stock - gross

Constant prices

Current account (balance of payments)

Current accounts

Current cost accounting

Current external balance

Current international cooperation

Current taxes on capital

Current taxes on income, wealth, etc

Current taxes on land and buildings

Current taxes on net wealth

Current taxes on other assets

Current transfers

Current transfers - fines and penalties

Current transfers - lotteries and gambling

Current transfers - payments of compensation

Current transfers between households

Current transfers from/to abroad

Current transfers to NPISHs

Current transfers within general government

Economically significant prices

F.o.b. price

Fisher's Ideal Index (price)

GDP at market prices

GNI (gross national income)


Gross adjusted disposable income

Gross capital formation

Gross capital stock

Gross domestic product - expenditure based

Gross domestic product - income based

Gross domestic product - output based

Gross fixed capital formation

Gross national disposable income

Gross national income (GNI)

Gross national product (GNP)

Gross saving

Laspeyres price index

Market price equivalents

Market prices

Miscellaneous current taxes

Miscellaneous current transfers

Other current taxes

Other current taxes n.e.c.

Other current transfers

Paasche price index


Price index

Price relative

Producer's price

Purchaser's price

Real gross domestic income (real GDI)

Tör nqvist price index

Transfer price

Consumer price index

GDP at constant prices

Implicit price deflator

Price adjusted rate of exchange (PARE)

Classification of Environmental Protection Activities (CEPA)

Environment-related Defensive Activities

Existence Value

Full-cost Pricing

Grossing / Netting

Grossing up

Net present value

Net Price

pH Value

Statistical activity

Stumpage Value

Economic Entomology

Economic Injury Level

Economic Instruments

Economic Rent

European System for the Collection of Economic Information on the Environment (SERIEE)

Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)

Index of Sustainable Economic Welfare (ISEW)

Measure of Economic Welfare (MEW)

Net Economic Welfare (NEW)

Sustainable Economic Growth

System of integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting (SEEA)

Observation pre-break value

Observation value

Permissible value

Permitted value

Pre-break value

True value

Unit value

Value domain

Value item

Value meaning

Main aggregates

Exchange rates

Shares of GDP

GDP - output based

Institutional unit (2 definitions)

Aggregates of the SNA


Factor cost

Double deflation

Environmental Expenditures

Other accumulation entries



Disposable income

National disposable income

Net national disposable income

Migrants for settlement



Opportunity cost (2 definitions)

Radiation Absorbed Dose (RAD)

Agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing

Mining, manufacturing and utilities

Transport, storage and communication

Adjusted disposable income

Net adjusted disposable income

Other flows

Production account

Subsoil assets (2 definitions)

Balancing item


AMA rate

Imputation (2 definitions)


GDP by types of expenditure

GDP - expenditure based

GDP - income based

Perpetual inventory method (PIM)

Flows in real terms


Actual final consumption of households

Evaluation of a civil registration system (or a vital statistics system)

Household actual final consumption

Institutional sector



Externalization of environmental protection cost


Degradation Costs

Environmental Impact

Environmentally Adjusted Net Domestic Product (EDP)

Final expenditure



Market Valuation

Net fixed capital formation


Air Pollution Sources

Contingent assets

Data analysis

Single indicator method of deflation

Horizontally integrated enterprise

Subsidies to public corporations and quasi-corporations

Factor reversal test

Green GDP



Assets (2 definitions)

Existing fixed asset

Fixed asset - existing

Monetisation (of gold)

Sustainable Income



Environmental Costs

NDP (net domestic product)

Net domestic product (NDP)


Losses of government trading organisations (Subsidies on)

Maintenance (Cost) Valuation (environmental accounting)

Balance of payments

Compensation of employees




Financial auxiliaries

Financial corporations

Financial enterprises


Government units

Holding corporations


Import duties

Joint products

Local unit

Non-financial corporations

Non-financial quasi-corporations

Occupied persons

Other accumulation


Quantity index

Rest of the world

Stream Flow Regulations

Subsidies on products used domestically

Synthetic Manure

Total economy

Wages and salaries


Employment-based settlers

Existing good

Expenditure taxes

Foreign migrant workers

Foreigners admitted for settlement

Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI)

Major renovations or enlargements (of fixed assets)

Poll taxes

Social benefits

Allocation of primary income account

Central government

Hedonic method

Household unincorporated market enterprises

Legal entities

Market establishments

McKelvey Box

Underground economy


Classification of the functions of government (COFOG)

Classification of the purposes of non-profit institutions (COPNI)

COFOG (classification of the functions of government)

COPNI (classification of the purposes of non-profit institutions)

Dune Stabilization



Entrepreneurs and investors (as settlers)

Maintenance and repairs (of fixed assets)

Secondary distribution of income account

Wholesale, retail trade, restaurants and hotels

Actual final consumption of general government

Data checking

Data editing

Discounting (of natural assets)


Genetic Resources



Market Instruments


Natural Capital

Natural Patrimony

Neutral Soil


Organisation role



Statistical information

Statistical production

Base weight

Depletion Costs

Final use quadrant

Nominal holding gain (by non-residents)

Own-account producers

Capital consumption

Environmental Assets

Financial derivatives

Neutral holding gain

Real holding gain



Chain indices

Distribution and use of income accounts

Distributive transactions

Final consumption expenditure of households

Genuine Saving

Household final consumption expenditure

Insurance technical reserves

Intermediate use quadrant

Land Improvement

Market output

Market producers

Non-market producers

Observation status

Other taxes on production


Statistical error

Taxes on international transactions

Capital stock - net

Deposit-refund System

End-of-pipe Protection

Net capital stock

Net worth


Nominal growth

Nominal holding gain

Restoration Costs

Subsidy on a product

Accrual accounting


Climate Change


Data type


Ecological Dominance

Ecological Impact


Environmental Conditioning

Environmental Degradation

Error of estimation

Greenhouse Gases

Land Reclamation

Noise Abatement

Noise Zoning

Protection of Ambient Water

Protection of Soil and Groundwater

Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM)


Command-and-control Policy

Cost Internalization

National accounts

Product Flow Accounts

Taxes on capital transfers

Tradable Pollution Permits

Base year weights

Environmental Indicator

National Estate

Real growth

Adjustment for the change in the net equity of households in pension fund reserves

Deep-discount bonds

Forward contract

Human Development

Index linked securities

Margin (trade)

Official statistics


Other non-market producers

Purchased goodwill

Repurchase agreements

Statistical subject-matter domain

Survey data collection

Trade margin

Trading gains and losses

Estimate (2 definitions)

Key structure

Neutral holding gain (by non-residents)

Tax on a product

Unit multiplier

Waste Collection


Actual individual consumption

Avoidance Costs

Capital levies

Changes in inventories (including work-in-progress)

Classification version

Code list

Consumption of fixed capital

Deductible VAT

External balance of goods and services

Financial intermediation services indirectly measured (FISIM)

FISIM (financial intermediation services indirectly measured)

Forest Functions

Goods and services account

Household Waste

Income from abroad - net


Inventories - changes in (including work-in-progress)

Land Degradation

Land-use Classification

Laspeyres volume index

Measurement error

National income

Net income from abroad

Net national income

Net recordings

Nominal interest


Other equities (and shares)

Paasche volume index

Pre-break observation

Production boundary

Real holding gains/losses (non-residents)

Real interest

Satellite System (of national accounts)

Shares and other equities

Tör nqvist volume index

Total final consumption

Unit of measure

VAT - deductible

Volume Over Bark (VOB)

Actual final consumption of NPISHs

Analytical unit

Ancillary corporation

Built-up and Related Land

Capital transfers

Central product classification (CPC)


CPC (central product classification)

Drift-net Fishing

Ecological Footprint


Environment Statistics

Environmental Externalities

Excise duties

Export duties

Export subsidies

Export taxes

Financial assets

Financial intermediation

Functional classifications


General government

Homogeneous production unit

Illegal production

Import subsidies

Informal Settlements


Intangible non-produced assets

Internal transactions

Intra-unit transactions

Investment grants

Non-financial assets

Non-produced natural assets

Non-profit institutions engaged in non-market production

Oil Spill

Other depository corporations


Profits of fiscal monopolies

Protection against Erosion

Rerouting (transactions)

Research and development

Satellite accounts

Social assistance benefits

Social security funds

Supply and use tables


Taxes and duties on imports

Taxes on production and imports

Taxes paid to obtain business and professional licences


Unincorporated enterprise

Volume index

Water resources

Base year (BSYR)

Excursionists (also called "same-day" visitors)

Foreign business travelers

Foreign excursionists (also called "same-day visitors")

Non-life insurance claims

Payments by households to obtain certain licences

Payments of compensation

Social assistance benefits in cash

Social insurance schemes

Taxes on capital gains

Visitors (from abroad to the country)

Antiques and other art objects

Capital taxes

Carbon Adsorber


End-of-pipe technology

Environmentally Adjusted National Income (ENI)

IMF based rate

International investment position




Chain index


Data element

Data revision


GDP deflator


Ratio estimation

Sibling group

Statistical measure

Statistical variable

Trend (2 definitions)

Biodiversity Indices


Change in real national net worth

Depletion (in natural resource accounting)

Energy Valuation


Holding gains

Indirect taxes

Non-market output - other

Non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs)

NPISHs (non-profit institutions serving households)

Other non-market establishments

Other non-market output

PPP (purchasing power parity)

Purchasing power parity (PPP)

Real income

Reference period

Time reversal test

Transfers of individual non-market goods or services

Valuation of Natural Assets

Agricultural Pollution

Capital Accumulation (environmental accounting)

Changes in inventories

Cost-benefit Analysis

Damage Cost

Defensive Environmental Costs

Defensive Expenditure

Degradation of environmental assets

Drinking Water Standards

Effluent Charge


Environmental Protection

Environmentally Sound Technologies

Environmentally-adjusted net Capital Formation (ECF)


Framework for Indicators of Sustainable Development (FISD)

Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics (FDES)

Internalization of environmental cost

Marine Pollution

Material flow accounts

Materials and Energy Balances

National Parks

Natural Patrimony Accounting

Natural Resources


Protection against Natural Hazards

Protection of Ambient Air

Protection of Species and Habitats

Proved Reserves


Risk Management


Solid Waste



Waste Management

Water Supply System


Balance of primary incomes

Balance sheet

Consumer durables

Debt defeasance

Employers' imputed social contributions


Expenditures on goods and services produced on own account

Historic cost accounting

Imputed expenditure

Imputed social contributions

Intermediate consumption

Mineral exploration

Net lending

Other changes in assets account

Other valuables

Premium supplements

Recurrent losses (from inventories)

Zero-coupon bonds


Other volume changes

Growth rate

Sampling error

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