Domestic consumption of materials

Domestic consumption of materials (DMC) Catalonia. 2015
Value Variation (%)
Domestic consumption of materials (DMC) 49,127,444 5.9
Domestic extraction 34,721,246 3.7
Physical trade balance 14,406,199 11.8
DMC per inhabitant 6.61 5.84
Units: Tones.
Source: Idescat. Material Flow Accounts.
Domestic consumption of materials (DMC) Spain. 2015
Value Variation (%)
Domestic consumption of materials (DMC) 409,766,710 4.5
Domestic extraction 327,810,309 4.2
Physical trade balance 81,956,401 5.9
DMC per inhabitant 8.83 4.62
Units: Tones.
Source: INE. Material Flow Accounts.

Date published: March 28, 2019.

Statistics CFM

Methodological note

The Material Flow Accounts show the physical inputs that enter the economy from the environment or other economic systems and the outputs that are heading towards other economies or the natural environment.

Domestic material consumption: Accounting derivative resulting from the sum total of domestic extraction and the physical trade balance. Quantifies the materials used directly in the economy