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 Food waste (t)
Characteristic Description
Name Food waste (t) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013) and Food supply chain links; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Food Waste Statistics, Statistics Portugal
First available period 2020
Last available period 2020
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • Food supply chain links
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • FOOD WASTE :  Foodstuff which the holder (primary production, agri-food industry, trade and distribution, and households) discards, has the intention or the obligation to discard and thereby assumes the nature of waste.
Measure unit (symbol) Tonne (t)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 30/06/2022

information presented in 29/3/2023