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İndicator 11.6.1 Proportion of municipal solid waste collected and managed in controlled facilities out of total municipal waste generated, by cities

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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: Proportion of municipal solid waste collected and managed in controlled facilities out of total municipal waste generated, by cities
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 24 42
2 1 Metadata update
2.1 Metadata last certified
2.2 Metadata last posted 8/30/2018
2.3 Metadata last update 8/31/2018
3 1 Statistical presentation
3.1 Data description
Mass solid waste collected regularly and disposed of regularly in the total mass of solid waste generated in urban areas

The purpose of this indicator is to determine the specific weight of solid household waste collected regularly and disposed of regularly in the total mass of solid waste generated by the city.
3.2 Classification system Classifications on Economic Activity Types, Classification of Waste, Administrative Area Subdivision Classification
3.3 Sector coverage A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; Q; S sections
3.4 Statistical concepts and definitions Solid domestic waste is the products, materials and materials generated in the living space as a result of the life activity of the population. Solid domestic waste is allocated to the restored and non-recoverable. Regenerated solid waste of utility farms are wastes generated in special installations, which are generated in households, industries, healthcare facilities and service areas and are decomposed by microorganisms. Non-recoverable solid waste of utility farms is waste generated in special facilities, consisting of household items, industries, medical facilities and service areas that are non-destructive by microorganisms.
3.5 Statistical unit Legal entities
3.6 Statistical population The main indicator covered by the indicator is the solid domestic waste accumulated throughout the country. The data is obtained by the complete observation method.
3.7 Reference area Republic, regions, types of activity
3.8 Time coverage It covers all the years since 2000
3.9 Base period The base period is changed taking into account economic development and structural changes. The last base period is 2015.
4 1 Unit of measure percentage
5 1 Reference period annually
6 1 Institutional mandate
6.1 Legal acts and other agreements Methodologies of the UN Statistical Division, the Eurostat and the WIPO are used.
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. The information is presented in press releases, analysis reports, bulletins 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 the official statistical data dissemination policy and has been approved by Decree No 8 / 02s of 19.02.2014
9 1 Frequency of dissemination annually
10 1 Accessibility and clarity
10.1 News release It is spread 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. Yearly 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 An instruction to complete the official statistical report form No. 14 on raw materials (waste) generated and used for recycling (waste) 
10.7 Quality documentation
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 error is carried out in accordance with the "Rules on classification and elimination of errors in reporting data", approved by the order of the State Statistical Committee of 4 January 2013, number 4 / t.
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
15.2 Comparability - over time
15.3 Coherence - cross domain
15.4 Coherence - internal
16 1 Cost and burden Registration of official statistical reporting form 14 on recyclable raw materials (waste) allows the observation units and department staff to save time, timely and quality information, and adapt to modern conditions. Refusal to receive report data on paper carriers also contributes to the reduction of burden on the department staff as well as respondents.
17 1 Data revision
17.1 Data revision - policy Data clarification policy is carried out according to the "Statement of Review of Statistical Data on Key Statistical Instruments", approved by the order of the State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 10.05.2016, 60 / t. 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 detected, and instructions are provided for the statistical unit to comply with.
18 1 Statistical processing
18.1 Source data Solid waste information is collected through official 14 statistical reporting forms with recyclable waste (waste). Source Legal entities producing and consuming solid household waste are individuals engaged in entrepreneurial activity without establishing a legal entity.
18.2 Frequency of data collection annually
18.3 Data collection Data is obtained online.
18.4 Data validation Monitoring of data compilation results and quality assurance of statistical results are carried out.
18.5 Data compilation Data on solid household waste is subject to editable adjustments. Impact is based on the nature of the work.
18.6 Adjustment
19 1 Comment