About this metric

total carbohydrates

Carbohydrates are foods, rich in complex carbohydrate molecules that in turn are rich in sugars and starch. This is the amount of carbohydrates estimated to be stored in residences.

Total carbohydrates carbon = (carbohydrates eaten at home + carbohydrates eaten out) * (days of food storage at home / days per year)

Depends upon:

—Parameters: carbohydrate consumption at home, carbohydrate consumption outside home, days of food storage at home and days per year

—Other metrics: residents, workers and visitors

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