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ECONOMIC SPHERE

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Definition:
The economic sphere is defined in relation to the flows covered in the SNA. This means that all flows related to the three types of economic activity covered in national accounts (production, consumption and accumulation) are included. All flows of products belongs to the economic sphere.

Source Publication:
United Nations, European Commission, International Monetary Fund, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, World Bank , 2005, Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003, Studies in Methods, Series F, No.61, Rev.1, Glossary, United Nations, New York, para. 3.79.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, July 05, 2005