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İndicator 9.4.1 CO2 emission per unit of value added

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The following table describes the metadata developed in accordance with the structure of United Integrated Metadata (SIS 2.0).
İndicator name: CO2 emission per unit of value added
1 1 Contact
1.1 Contact organisation The State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan
1.2 Contact organisation unit Department of Energy and Environment Statistics
1.3 Contact name Lazimova Rana
1.4 Contact person function Head of the department of energy and environment statistics
1.5 Contact mail address Baku-Az1136, Inshaatchilar Avenue 81
1.6 Contact email address
1.7 Contact phone number  +99412 538 63 03
1.8 Contact fax number  +99412 538 93 61
2 1 Metadata update
2.1 Metadata last certified
2.2 Metadata last posted  29.11.2018
2.3 Metadata last update  29.11.2018
3 1 Statistical presentation
3.1 Data description This indicator characterizes the amount of CO2 emissions thrown into the value added unit. Indicator is calculated as the ratio of CO2 emissions to the value added in the country.
3.2 Classification system Classification of Economic and Administrative Areas of Economic Activity
3.3 Sector coverage
A, B, C, D, E, J, M, F, G, H, I, O, S  sections
3.4 Statistical concepts and definitions Heat-generating gases are the following gases that prevent the return of the heat from the sun: CO2, methane (CH4), oxidised nitrogen (Nitrogen oxide-N2O), hydrophosphorus carbonate (HFCs), perftorkarbon (PFCs) sulfur hexafluor (SF6), nitrogen triftor (NF3). The main function of the heat-generating gases is to prevent the spread of infrared rays in the atmosphere that is reflected by the Earth and its relative cooling, in other words, the return of the heat from the Sun to the Earth.
3.5 Statistical unit Legal entities
3.6 Statistical population All production units, combinators, enterprises and organizations, as well as motor vehicles, which have stationary sources throughout the headquarters of the indicator, are polluting the atmosphere.
3.7 Reference area Republic, regions, types of activity
3.8 Time coverage It covers all the years since 1990.
3.9 Base period The base period is changed taking into account economic development and structural changes. The last base period is 2005
4 1 Unit of measure tons
5 1 Reference period annually
6 1 Institutional mandate
6.1 Legal acts and other agreements The UN Economic Commission for Europe "Ecological Indicators and Evaluation Reports"
6.2 Data sharing Only the State Statistical Committee participates in the calculation of the data.
7 1 Confidentiality
7.1 Confidentiality - policy In accordance with the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On official statistics", preliminary information is forbidden.
7.2 Confidentiality - data treatment In accordance with the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On official statistics", the preliminary data are considered confidential and may only be used for scientific purposes in the formulation of official statistical materials or anonymity of the statistical unit in exceptional circumstances (removal of means that permit recognition).
8 1 Release policy
8.1 Release calendar It is carried out on the basis of statistical data and the approved spreadsheet. Data analysis is reflected in the report, press releases, bulletin and articles.
8.2 Release calendar access The broadcasting calendar is posted on the Committee's website on the Electronic Services section. The entry is open to all users and is not subject to any restrictions. (
8.3 User access The State Statistical Committee has an official statistical reporting policy and has been approved by the Decree Number 8/02 s of 19.02.2014.
9 1 Frequency of dissemination annually
10 1 Accessibility and clarity
10.1 News release Environmental statistics are published both in paper and electronic versions
10.2 Publications Published in the "Environment in Azerbaijan" article
10.3 On-line database The publication data is based on the baseline data. The Press Release, the annual summary information, is based on the baseline data
10.4 Micro-data access Access to micro-data is prohibited. Only preliminary information can be used in accordance with the "Rules for issuing micro-data to users for use in research purposes" approved by the Chairman of the State Statistical Committee only on 13.06.2011.
10.5 Other The "e-services" section of the website, including user queries, including electronic surveys.
10.6 Documentation on methodology Instruction on Filling in 2-TG (Air) Report Form "On Air Protection" (
10.7 Quality documentation Quality report on pollutants released into the atmosphere
11 1 Quality management
11.1 Quality assurance Quality management system works are continuing.
11.2 Quality assessment Quality management processes are underway. ISO 9001/2015 standard has been introduced in the quality management system since 2017.
12 1 Relevance
12.1 User needs Public authorities, research centers, students, and citizens are key users. In many studies, it is reported that information is required for scientific research and writing of diploma works.
12.2 User satisfaction Online surveys are regularly held on the website of the Committee with the purpose of acquiring user satisfaction and the last online survey on "Providing users with statistical information" was posted on the website on 25.11.2016 (
12.3 Completeness The information is fully covered in full
13 1 Accuracy and reliability
13.1 Overall accuracy No such assessment has been made.
13.2 Sampling error There is no qualifying error as the information is generated as a result of general observation
13.3 Non-sampling error The non-selective mistake is made in accordance with the "Rules on classification and eradication of mistakes in reporting data", approved by the order 4 / t of the State Statistical Committee of January 15, 2013
14 1 Timeliness and punctuality
14.1 Timeliness There are 185 calendar days, 125 business days between the end date of the report period and the publication date.
14.2 Punctuality Data collection and dissemination are carried out in accordance with the Statistical Work Program. Delays in the broadcast schedule and schedule have not been observed.
15 1 Coherence and comparability
15.1 Comparability - geographical It is comparable to the relevant indicators of other countries
15.2 Comparability - over time There are certain breaks during the dynamics covering the 1990-2017 period
15.3 Coherence - cross domain It is related to other sectors' statistics: national accounts and macroeconomic statistics
15.4 Coherence - internal Significant differences may arise between the initial information on the indicators characterizing the protection of atmospheric air.
16 1 Cost and burden The 2-TG (weather) annual statistical reporting form provides online access to information, watchdog units and department staff, timely and quality information, and adapt to modern conditions. Refusal to receive report data from paper carriers has also contributed to the reduction of burden on the department staff as well as respondents.
17 1 Data revision
17.1 Data revision - policy The "Statement of Review of Statistical Data on Key Statistical Data", approved by the Decree No. 60 / t of the State Statistical Committee dated 10.05.2016. This document is open to the public and posted on the Committee's website in the Statistical Publications section.
17.2 Data revision - practice Reporting information is immediately checked, corrections are made when errors are discovered, and statistical instructions are mandatory.
18 1 Statistical processing
18.1 Source data Information on CO2 emissions is provided by the MENR. The source is MENR.
18.2 Frequency of data collection Data are collected periodically
18.3 Data collection The information is provided by the ETSN with an official letter
18.4 Data validation Monitoring of data compilation results and quality assurance of statistical results are carried out.
18.5 Data compilation Data is subject to editing changes. Impact is not based on the nature of the work.
18.6 Adjustment
19 1 Comment No additional comments.