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 Tonne-kilometre (tkm) of Heavy goods road vehicles
Characteristic Description
Name Tonne-kilometre (tkm) of Heavy goods road vehicles by Geographic localization (Continent), Type of transport, Type of journey and Type of operation; Quarterly
Regularity Quarterly
Source Statistics Portugal, Road freight transport survey
First available period 1st Quarter 2012
Last available period 1st Quarter 2019
Dimensions
  • Data reference period (Quarter)
  • Geographic localization (Continent)
  • Type of transport
  • Type of journey
  • Type of operation
Concepts
  • TONNE-KILOMETRE BY ROAD:  A unit of measurement representing the transport by road of one tonne of goods over one kilometer.
  • LARGE GOODS VEHICLE:  A goods road transport vehicle with a gross weight above 3,500 kg. It includes lorries and road tractors.
  • ENTERPRISE:  Legal entity (natural or legal person) that is an organisational unit producing goods or services, which benefits from a certain degree of autonomy in decision-making, especially for the allocation of its current resources. An enterprise carries out one or more activities at one or more locations.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • TYPE OF TRANSPORT:  A set of road motor vehicles licensed to carry goods or passengers on their own account or the account of others.
Measure unit (symbol) Tonne-kilometre (tkm)
Power of 10  6
Observations
Last update date 06/06/2019


information presented in 21/7/2019