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System of Environmental and Economic Accounts

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The Environmental Accounts provide a systematic description of the relationship between the environment and the economy and can be used for analyses of various types. They function as a satellite system to the National Accounts, presenting environmentally related physical and economic information for industries, the public sector and households. They also provide information for analyzing environmental and economic policies and is used for developing indicators for sustainable development.

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Environmental accounts - Economy-wide material flow accounts 2020

2021-12-15

The rising trend in material consumption, underway since 1998, slowed 2020 due to falling imports. In 2020, 266 million tonnes of natural resources were extracted and material consumption amounted to 255 million tonnes. This corresponds to 24.6 tonnes per person and a decrease of one tonne per person compared with 2019.

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Title Language Type Date
Investigating new data sources for land and ecosystem accounts English Report 2021-03-25
Monitoring greenhouse gas transfers English Report 2020-10-06
The economic structures and environmental pressure in the Swedish river basin districts English Report 2019-12-16
Bioeconomy - development of new regional statistics English Report 2018-12-18
The bioeconomy - Developing new regional statistics English Report 2018-12-18
The tourism satellite account and the environment – method development English Report 2018-10-24
The tourism satellite account and the environment – method development English Report 2018-10-24
Regional environmental economic accounts 2008–2015 English Report 2017-11-22
Land accounts for ecosystem services English Report 2017-04-27
Land accounts for ecosystem services English Report 2017-04-25
Monitoring the shift to sustainable consumption patterns and production – in the context of the SDGs English Report 2016-11-16
New method for up-to-date environmental accounts – quarterly emissions to air English Report 2016-11-15
New method for up-to-date environmental accounts – quarterly emissions to air English Report 2016-11-15
Creating statistics about environmental technology (clean tech) English Report 2016-03-30
Creating statistics about environmental technology (clean tech) English Report 2015-07-01
Environmental Accounts – a jubilee English Report 2015-05-06
Environmental Accounts – a jubilee English Report 2015-02-02

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