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Definition: Collective consumption service


A collective consumption service is a service provided simultaneously to all members of the community or to all members of a particular section of the community, such as all households living in a particular region.

This definition is used both in SNA 1993 (§ 9.43) and in SNA 2008 (§ 9.4). United Nations, "System of National Accounts (SNA) 1993", United Nations, New York, 1993
European Commission (Eurostat), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations (Statistics Division), World Bank, "System of National Accounts 2008", United Nations, New York, 2009