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 Enterprises carrying activities on pollution abatement and control (% of total of enterprises)
Characteristic Description
Name Enterprises carrying activities on pollution abatement and control (% of total of enterprises) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013) and Economic sector (CAE Rev. 3); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Enterprises survey on environment protection and management
First available period 2010
Last available period 2017
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • Economic sector (CAE Rev. 3)
  • ECONOMIC ACTIVITY:  Combination of resources such as labour, raw materials, equipment, etc., are joined, leading to the creation of specific goods or services. Regardless of the factors of production integrating the good or service produced, all activities generically imply an input of products (goods or services), a production process and an output of products (goods or services).
  • 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.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACTIVITY:  Environmental protection activity is all actions that are aimed at protection of the environment. It includes actions helping to prevent or reduce the damage to the environment caused by pollution and/or activities helping to delay the exhaustion of natural resources. This latter activities include, among others, technologies using renewable energies and products or technologies that reduce energy consumption, compared to other cheaper conventional products and technologies.
Definition a
Formule [Enterprises carrying activities on pollution abatement and control (economic activity)/ Enterprises]*100
Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 07/12/2018

information presented in 16/7/2019