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Manual on the Basic Set of Environment Statistics

The objective of the Manual is to produce and disseminate a set of methodology sheets or metadata for the collection or compilation of all environment statistics of the Basic Set of Environment Statistics embedded in the FDES 2013. These methodology sheets offer detailed and in-depth methodological guidance including definitions, classifications, statistical methods for collection and/or compilation, dissemination and main uses of the sets of the respective environment statistics.

Service line: Evidence-based policy
Category: Environment Statistics and Environmental-Economic Accounting
Created by: Statistics Division
Type: Capacity Development Tool
Format: Manual
Language(s): English
Location: https://unstats.un.org/unsd/environment/FDES/Manual_BSES.htm
Publication: 2016
Target audience: National Statistical offices, Government practitioners
Availability: Web accessible/downloadable