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[C] - Provisional accounts of agriculture, income of agricultural households in rural areas
Description Economic Accounts for Agriculture (EAA) and agricultural price statistics (APS) play a key role in the design, implementation and monitoring of the common agricultural policy (CAP) as well as in the evaluation of the impact of the CAP on the economic and financial situation of the agricultural community. The national EAA data are covered by legal acts while regional EAA and APS data are collected through gentlemen's agreements. EAA, Agricultural labour input (ALI) and Unit values data are collected and disseminated annually. The objective of the process is to produce annual forecasts for Eurostat (Regulation 138/2004) in order to monitor the trend of income from agricultural activity through specific indicators (indicators A, B, C). Extension of estimates to the incomes of agricultural households in rural areas.
Eurostat type of process classification National Account statistical compilation
First production year 1980