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Analytical unit (2 definitions)

Government units

Homogeneous production unit

Institutional unit (2 definitions)

Intra-unit transactions

Kind-of-activity unit

Local unit

Unit value index

Occupied persons

Other land and associated surface water

Recreational land and associated surface water

Water resources (2 definitions)

Catch per unit of effort (CPUE)

GDP by types of expenditure

Main aggregates

Percentage rural

Percentage urban

Rural population

Urban population

Drinking Water Standards

Classification unit

Controlled Environmental Housing (in agriculture)

Observation unit

Out-of-scope units

Reporting unit

Statistical unit

Unit multiplier

Unit non-response

Unit of measure

Unit response rate

Unit value

Administrative source

Air Pollution Sources

Area Source

Data type

Energy Sources

Index type

Mobile Source

New and Renewable Energy Sources

Non-point Source of Pollution

Point Source of Pollution

Primary source

Source

Source data

Stationary Source

Type of data collection

Urban Run-off

Urban Sprawl

Advanced Treatment Technology (waste water)

Artificial Water Impoundment

Brackish Water

Confined Water Well

Dystrophic Water

Hard Water

Humic Water

Net Abstraction of Water

Net Duty of Water

Offstream Use of Water

Population Equivalent (in waste-water monitoring and treatment)

Potable Water

Protection of Ambient Water

Salt Water Intrusion

Saprobic Water Classification

Storm Water

Surface Water

Waste Water

Waste-water Treatment

Water Abstraction

Water Conservation

Water Cycle

Water Erosion

Water Hyacinth

Water Lily

Water Mining

Water Pollution

Water Quality

Water Quality Classes

Water Quality Criteria

Water Quality Index

Water Quality Monitoring

Water Supply System

Water Table

Water Treatment

Water Use

Water Withdrawal

Water-based Disease

Water-related Disease

Marginal Settlements

Particulate Loadings

Informal Settlements

Population Density

Radiation Absorbed Dose (RAD)

Taxon (plural taxa)

Changes in inventories

Date of birth

Probability sample (2 definitions)

Sampling frame

Administrative data

Equivalent Factors

Ambient Concentration

Decibel (dB)

Dust Burden

Environmental taxes

Flux (in nuclear science)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

Ground-level Pollution

Intensive Agriculture

Roentgen Equivalent Man (REM)

Farmstead

Dissolved Solids

Energy Conversion Factors

Marginal Land

Bacterial Purity

Chlorination

Social benefits

Built-up and Related Land

Community of Species

Municipal Wastes

Agricultural Run-off

Biomass

Institutional sector

Mining, manufacturing and utilities

Mixed Cropping

Counterurbanization

Green Ban

Mining Wastes

Emission

Indoor Air Pollution

Environmental Costs

Fishing effort

Slums

Squatter Settlements

Tangible non-produced assets

Denitrification

Emission Standard

Household

Item response rate

Oil Fingerprinting

Refusal rate

Response rate

Solid Waste Management

Under-coverage

Matching

Physical Accounting

Concept

Dimensionality

Dual Supply System

Microdata

Sample size

Statistical information

Terminological entry

Valuation

Waterborne Disease

Body Burden

Chemical Toilet

Combustion Equipment

Lake Classification

Economic territory (of a country)

Function

Import duties

Land

Legal entities

Metadata object

Production boundary

Purpose

Taxonomy

Age

Centre of economic interest

Climate

Economic interest - centre of

Exchange rates

Groundwater

Land-use Classification

Population

Background Radiation

Biological Treatment Technology

Designer Bugs

Diffuse Emission

Direct Discharger

Emission Inventory

Food Chain

Green Belt

Inflow

Mechanical Treatment Technology

Noise Abatement

Non-profit institutions (NPIs)

NPIs (non-profit institutions)

Primary Energy Consumption

Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM)

Data

Rest of the world

Basic data

Data integration

Origin

Aggregated data

Agroforestry

Coverage ratio

Credit derivatives

Cultivated natural assets

Data element

Externalities

Financial intermediaries

Follow-up

Frame

Insurance corporations

Internalization of environmental cost

Local government

Market Valuation

Mixed income

Monetary transactions

Non-probability sample

Questionnaire

Quota

Roentgen

Statistical measure

Statistical variable

Descriptive epidemiology

Escherichia Coli (E. Coli)

Onchocerciasis

Establishment

Foreign assets

Pollution

Taxes on capital transfers

Agricultural Waste

Bacterial Count

Category Scheme

Civil registration

Corporation

Derived data element

Epilimnion

Field Capacity

Gross value added

Impoundment

Influent

Pollution of Poverty

Stream Flow Regulations

True value

Value added - gross

Chromium

Depletion of natural economic assets

Distribution and use of income accounts

Glaciers and Perpetual Snow

Gross national disposable income

National disposable income

Net national disposable income

Payments of compensation

Sewer

Taxes

Accounting conventions

Background Station

Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

Confidentiality

Data reconciliation

Quality control survey

Secondary supplier

Spoil

Urbanization

Volume Over Bark (VOB)

Vulnerability

Accumulation accounts

Acquisitions

Adjusted disposable income

Bank Filtration

Biomonitoring

Capital levies

Cash transfer

Changes in inventories (including work-in-progress)

Coefficient table

Consumption

Corrosion

Current transfers - fines and penalties

Current transfers from/to abroad

Current transfers within general government

Disposable income

Disposals

Dual Flushing System

Economic flows

Environmental Services

Evapotranspiration

Existing good

Fen

Flocculation

Flows - economic

Foreign controlled corporations (non-financial and financial)

Freshwater

Gross adjusted disposable income

Gross capital formation

Institutional sectors

Internal transactions

Inventories

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

Inverse table - Leontief

Jobs

Leontief inverse table

National income

National private corporations (non-financial and financial)

Net adjusted disposable income

Net worth

Non-monetary transactions

Non-resident

Offstream Fish Farming

Price

Primary incomes

Principal activity

Private funded social insurance benefits

Record check

Repayable margins

Rerouting (transactions)

Resident

Sectors (or “institutional sectors”)

Soil Conservation

State government

Subsidy on a product

Swamp

Symmetric tables

Tax on a product

Total economy

Transaction

Uncompensated seizures

Unincorporated enterprise

Value

Alkalinization

Artificial Recharge

Asbestos

Benthos

Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD)

Capital stock - gross

Central product classification (CPC)

Cholera

Civil register

Coliform Index

CPC (central product classification)

Cyclone Collector

Dam

Dendrocoelum Lacteum

Discharge

Dual Purpose Sewer

Environmental Media

Event register

Factor reversal test

Foreign migrant workers

Generation of income account

Gross capital stock

Groundwater Reservoir

Groundwater Surface

Hydrolysis

Hydroponics

Hydropower

IMF based rate

Industry (producer) technology

Infiltration

Lahar

Loading

Miscellaneous current taxes

Mudflats

Net value of a fixed asset

Oil Dark

Other non-market establishments

Permeability

Plankton

Polysaprobe

Product (commodity) technology

Raw Sewage

Recharge

Reference period error

Reservoir

River-regulating Reservoir

Sampling error

Sedimentation

Sewage

Skimming

Soil Drainage

Subsidies on payroll or workforce

Taxes on lotteries, gambling and betting

Transactions account

Transpiration

Turbidity

Written-down (net) value of a fixed asset

Allocation of primary income account

Balance sheet

Basic price

Capital taxes

Current transfers - payments of compensation

Deposits - other

Financial assets

Financial transactions

GDP at constant prices

GNI (gross national income)

Gross national income (GNI)

Liability

Miscellaneous current transfers

Net lending

Other deposits

Other intangible fixed assets

PPP (purchasing power parity)

Principal party (to a transaction)

Purchasing power parity (PPP)

Repurchase agreements

Resources

Secondary activity

Social security funds

Social transfers in kind

Subsidies

Taxes on production and imports

Transfer

Uses

Agricultural Pollution

Drift-net Fishing

Dual records system

Gamma Radiation

Marsh

Overland Flow

Sewerage Network

Tropical Forest

Tundra

United Nations Conference on Environment and Development

Vulnerable Species

Waste Collection

Aeration

Air Basin

Artificial Watercourse

Biodegradation

Biologic Erosion

Biological Waste

Biosphere

Carbon Sink

Check Irrigation

Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD)

Cladophora Blanket Weed

Coagulation

Coastal Zone

Comminution

Cooling Tower

Digester

Dilution

Dilution Ratio

Dissolved Oxygen (DO)

Environmental Conditioning

Geomorphology

Groundwater Run-off

Heat Sink

Hydrologic Cycle

Incineration with Recovery of Energy

Instream Aeration

Instream Use

Irrigation

Land Reclamation

Limestone Scrubbing

Liming

Monitoring

Natural Assets

Nitrogen Oxide (NOx)

Nitrogenous Oxygen Demand (NOD)

Outfall Sewer

p.p.m./p.p.b./p.p.t.

Percolation

Phosphorus

Photosynthesis

Precipitation-effectiveness Ratio

Preliminary Treatment

Protected Area

Recharge Area

Riparian Habitat

Saturated Soil

Scrubber

Scum Collector

Sedimentation Tank

Sheet Erosion

Silt

Slag

Sludge

Soil Sealing

Sullage

Tertiary Treatment

Transboundary Pollution

Waste Stabilization Pond

Weathering

Recommended use of data

Activated Carbon

Activated Sludge

Actual final consumption of households

Air Curtain

Algae

Assets

Autonomous pension funds

Balance of primary incomes

Base year (BSYR)

Beef Cattle Feedlot

Capacity of Treatment Installation

Capital transfers

Central government

Consumption good or service

Contingent assets

Control of a corporation

Cultivated assets

Current accounts

Current taxes on capital

Current transfers to NPISHs

Detergent

Double entry

Drip Irrigation

Economic assets

Economic production

Electrodialysis

Employers' actual social contributions

Enterprise

Entrepreneurial income

Expenditures

Export subsidies

Financial claims

Financial intermediation

General government

Goods

Gross fixed capital formation

Household actual final consumption

Hydrology

Hypolimnion

Import subsidies

Income

Indirect taxes

Informal sector

Insurance

Intangible non-produced assets

International organisations

Inventories of work-in progress

Investment grants

Leachate

Multiple Land Use

Net equity of households in life insurance reserves and in pension funds

Non-cultivated biological resources

Non-financial assets

Non-market output - other

Non-profit institutions engaged in non-market production

Other changes in the volume of assets account

Other current transfers

Other non-market output

Other non-market producers

Overpumping

Pension funds

Population register

Precipitation

Producer's price

Production

Property income

Public corporations (non-financial and financial)

Purchaser's price

Redistribution of income in kind account

Rents on subsoil assets

Royalties

Run-off

Schistosomiasis

Secondary distribution of income account

Slow Sand Filtration

Social assistance benefits

Social assistance benefits in cash

Social assistance benefits in kind

Social security schemes

Target population

Taxes and duties on imports

Total final consumption

Transfers of individual non-market goods or services

Trickling Filter

Work-in-progress - inventories

Data confrontation

Gateway

Acid Deposition

Bacteria

Blue-green Algae

Building Codes

Channelization

Chemical Treatment (of hazardous waste)

Closed Ecological System

Coastal Lagoons

Coliform Organism

Contaminant

Denudation

Desalinization

Dew Point

Diatomaceous Earth

Disinfection

Dredging

Ecological Footprint

Enrichment

Environment Statistics

Environmental Disease

Erosion

Estuary

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

Filtration

Flue Gas

Fluorosis

Forest Functions

Index of Sustainable Economic Welfare (ISEW)

Land Drainage

Life-support System

Marine Pollution

Natural Resource Accounting

Nitrate

Oil Spill

Osmosis

Overgrazing

Oxidation Pond

Phenols

Pollution Abatement

Protection against Erosion

Protection against Natural Hazards

Rainwater

Septic Tank

Sewage Lagoon

Sinking

Soil Conditioner

Storm Tank

Terracing

Waterlogging

Wetland

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