About the book
This publication comprises in the form of analytical tables a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official national accounts data for more than 200 countries and areas, covering 1970-2017. It explains methods used for compiling data. Tables include analysis of data on GDP by different structural components. They are classified into: analysis of the level and real growth of total and per capita GDP; analysis of the percentage shares of GDP by type of expenditure and gross value added by kind of economic activity; analysis of economic development expressed in terms of real growth of GDP and its components by type of expenditure and gross value added by kind of economic activity, and analysis of price development reflected by implicit price deflators of GDP.