Definitions

List with definitions of the concepts used by CBS in their statistics. Using the same definitions throughout makes comparison of figures easier.

List of definitions

Kerosene

A medium heavy oil with a distillation range between 150 and 300 degrees Celsius.

Explanation
There are kerosene type jet fuel and other kerosene.

Kerosene type jet fuel

Fuel for aeroplanes with an aviation turbine power unit.

Explanation
Kerosene is a medium heavy oil with a distillation range between 150 and 300 degrees Celsius. Certain specifications make it suitable for use in aviation.

Kilometres abroad

The total distance travelled (in km) abroad by vehicles with a Dutch registration plate.

Kilometres by Dutch vehicles

The total distance travelled (in km) in the Netherlands and abroad by vehicles with a Dutch registration plate.

Kilometres by foreign vehicles

The total distance travelled (in km) by foreign vehicles in the Netherlands.

Kilometres in the Netherlands

The total distance travelled (in km) in the Netherlands by vehicles with a Dutch registration plate and vehicles with foreign registration plates.

Kind-of-activity unit

Statistical unit that groups all the parts of an enterprise contributing to the performance of an activity at class level (4- digits) of NACE Rev. 1 and corresponds to one or more operational subdivisions of the enterprise. For each thus defined statistical unit the enterprise's information system must be capable of indicating or calculating at least the production value, intermediate consumption, manpower costs and number of people employed, the operating surplus and gross fixed capital formation.

See also: Enterprise, Enterprise group