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 Daily supply of calories per person (food composition table 1999) ( kcal/ inhab.)
Characteristic Description
Name Daily supply of calories per person (food composition table 1999) ( kcal/ inhab.) by Type of food product; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Portuguese food balance
First available period 1990
Last available period 2012
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Type of food product
  • RESIDENT POPULATION:  The persons who regardless of the fact that at the moment of observation ' 0:00 a.m. of the reference day ' are present or absent in a given housing unit, this unit being where they live during most of the year with their family, or where they have all or most of their belongings.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION:  Average consumption in kilograms or litres per inhabitant during the reference period, basing the calculation on the resident population in the area at mid-year or year end depending on the reference period in question.
Measure unit (symbol) Kilocalorie/ inhabitant (kcal/ inhab.)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 28/03/2014

information presented in 4/12/2023