On this page you will find main metadata related with the indicator you have selected.
Other metadata is also available, on the Metada System website, through next button Metadata System


 Investments on waste management of muncipalities (€)
Characteristic Description
Name Investments on waste management of muncipalities (€) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013) and Type of investment; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Statistics of the municipalities in environment - long series
First available period 1993
Last available period 2019
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • Type of investment
  • WASTE MANAGEMENT:  The characteristic activities of waste management include: collection, transport, storage, treatment, recovery and disposal of waste, including monitoring the discharge sites after the respective facilities have been closed down, as well as planning these activities. Waste management aims, above all, to prevent or reduce the harmfulness of waste, namely through recycling and changing the production processes, by adopting cleaner technologies, as well as alerting the economic agents and the consumers. In terms of subsidies, waste management aims at recovering waste, namely through recycling or disposing of it in the appropriate manner.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Measure unit (symbol) Euro (€)
Power of 10  3
Last update date 24/11/2020

information presented in 28/1/2021