Raw values were drawn from the EEA & ETC/SCP's NAMEA project. (The original calculations use Environmentally Extended Inout-Output Analysis (EE-IOA) on Material Flow Accounts for EU-27 as a block. DMI associated with 60 NACE product categories were then allocated to COICOP categories using a transformation matrix developed for the project). Intensities are calculated according to pressure per Euro at year 2000 purchasers prices. COICOP expenditures were taken directly from Eurostat figures
kg per Euro of expenditure
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