Environmental protection (COFOG-A 05)

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Australian System of Government Finance Statistics: Concepts, Sources and Methods
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Environmental protection (COFOG-A 05) consists of government expenditure on environmental protection. This category is further classified into:

  • waste management (COFOG-A 051);
  • waste water management (COFOG-A 052);
  • pollution abatement (COFOG-A 053);
  • protection of biodiversity and landscape (COFOG-A 054);
  • research and development - environmental protection (COFOG-A 055); and
  • environmental protection not elsewhere classified (COFOG-A 059).
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