A large number of resource-use indicators can be derived from economy-wide material flow accounts. These indicators can be grouped into (a) input, (b) output, (c) consumption and (d) trade indicators. The main input and consumption indicators, which are most frequently applied in MFA studies on the national level, are illustrated in the following figure (Eurostat, 2013).
Main input indicators:
Main consumption indicators:
Main trade indicators:
Other MFA indicators include the following: