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DATA ELEMENT RELATED TO A VOCABULARY

Identifier resultUom
Short name Unit
RegistrationStatus Released 14 December 2015
Reference URL http://dd.eionet.europa.eu/dataelements/latest/resultUom
Name Unit of measure
Definition Unit of measure for the reported values.
Methodology for obtaining data This value is a required.

Please check the valid units for each determinand in the reporting guidance documents. Please note the difference between the determinand and the actual unit of measure. For example, the Phosphate should be reported as milligrams of Phosphorus per litre (mg{P}/L).

The codes follow the UCUM syntax (http://unitsofmeasure.org/ucum.html).
Datatype reference
Public or Internal Public attribute
Responsible
CheckInNo 10
Vocabulary
All accepted concepts from the vocabulary Units of measure in the wise set
(Code = Notation)
Only concepts accepted before the release of the data element are used from the vocabulary Units of measure in the wise set

Vocabulary

Code Label Definition
1000.t/a thousand tonnes per year Mass flow rate. Conversion to SI unit: 1...
% percent Percent. Dimensionless quantity.
%{oxygenSaturation} percent Oxygen saturation Dissolved Oxygen percent saturation.
a year Time unit.
Bq becquerel Radioactivity unit. SI unit.
Cel degree Celsius Temperature unit. Expressed in degree Ce...
d day Time unit.
dam3 cubic decametre Volume unit. Conversion to SI unit: 1m3 ...
hm3 cubic hectometre Volume unit. Conversion to SI unit: 1m3 ...
K degree Kelvin Temperature unit. SI base unit.
kg kilogram Mass unit. SI base unit.
kg/a kilogram per year Mass flow rate. Conversion to SI unit: 1...
kg/m3 kilogram per cubic metre Mass concentration unit. SI unit.
kg/s kilogram per second Mass flow rate. SI unit.
km kilometre Length unit. Conversion to SI base unit:...
km2 square kilometre Length unit. Conversion to SI unit: 1m2=...
m metre Length unit. SI base unit.
m2 square metre Area unit. SI unit.
m3 cubic metre Volume unit. SI unit
mg/g milligram per gram Mass ratio unit. Conversion factor: 1 kg...
mg/kg milligram per kilogram Mass ratio unit. Conversion factor: 1 kg...
mg/L milligram per litre Mass concentration unit. Conversion to S...
mg{CaCO3}/L milligram of Calcium Carbonate per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{C}/L milligram of Carbon per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{NH3}/L milligram of Ammonia per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{NH4}/L milligram of Ammonium per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{NO2}/L milligram of Nitrite per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{NO3}/L milligram of Nitrate per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{N}/L milligram of Nitrogen per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
mg{O2}/L milligram of Oxygen per litre Mass concentration unit. Expressed in ma...
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Tables using this common element

Table Dataset Owner
AggregatedData WISE SoE - Water Quality Not specified
AggregatedData WISE SoE - Water Quality ICM staromar
AggregatedDataByWaterBody WISE SoE - Water Quality Not specified
AggregatedDataByWaterBody WISE SoE - Water Quality ICM staromar
DisaggregatedData WISE SoE - Water Quality Not specified
DisaggregatedData WISE SoE - Water Quality ICM staromar