Potentially toxic metals used in industrial processes, for example, arsenic, chromium, copper, lead, mercury, nickel and zinc. They may damage plant and animal life at low concentrations and tend to accumulate in the food chain
Positive or negative holding gains may accrue during the accounting period to the owners of financial and non-financial assets and liabilities as a result of a change in their prices (holding gains are sometimes referred to as "capital gains").
A household is defined as a person or group of related or unrelated persons who usually live together and make common provision for food and other living essentials.
A household consists of related and/or unrelated persons who usually live together and make common provisions for food and other essentials of living.
Household actual final consumption consists of the consumption goods or services acquired by individual households by expenditures or through social transfers in kind received from government units or non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs).
Household consumption expenditure is the expenditure for private consumption on goods and services during the reference period. These expenditure include:
Household final consumption expenditure consists of the expenditure, including expenditure, whose value must be estimated indirectly, incurred by resident households on individual consumption goods and services, including those sold at prices that are not economically significant and including consumption goods and services acquired abroad.
Household income refer to total incomes received (accrued) by members of households, both in cash or in kinds which occur repeatedly within the reference period (within a year, or more frequently).