As the accounts compiled by consolidating air pollutant emission statistics and economic statistics, the air emission accounts provide the data required for operating environmental policies by analyzing the relationship between economic activities and air pollution, and its effects.
2011: Initiated researches on environmental-economy accounts (air emission accounts)
2012: Accounts compiled with the data from general air emission area
2013: Pilot compilation of air emission accounts with the data from general air and greenhouse gas emission areas
2013: 'SEEA mid-to-long term development plan' submitted to a plenary session of the National Statistics Commission
Compilation of 'Accounting for Air Emissions' approved in Dec. 2014 as per the article 18 of Statistics Act
Method of Publication and URL
KOSTAT website (http://www.kostat.go.kr), KOSIS (Korean Statistical Information Service)