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INTL TRADE STAT YRBK 2004 V1&2

International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2004, Volume I & II

Series:
International Trade Statistics Yearbook (Ser. G)
9 Feb 2007
The fifty-third edition of the International Trade Statistics Yearbook provides the basic information for individual countries external trade performances in terms of value as well as in volume and price, the importance of trading partners and the significance of individual commodities imported a...
MANUAL FOR THE NATIONAL STANDAR

Manual for the National Standardization of Geographical Names

United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names

Series:
Statistical Papers (Ser. M)
24 Mar 2006
The present publication is designed primarily to assist countries that do not have an appropriate authority and a specific set of standards for the consistent rendering of their geographical names. The information in the Manual consists of suggestions that should be useful to those interested in ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2004 MAIN AGG

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2004

Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables
9 Feb 2007
The forty-sixth issue of National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables shows detailed national accounts estimates for 176 countries and areas for the reporting years 1993 to 2004. The national data for each country and area are presented in separate chapters using uniform tabl...
POPULATION AGEING 2006 (CHART)

Population Ageing 2006 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
16 Jun 2006
This detailed wall chart provides statistics about the ageing population around the world. It provides data about the size of the population, by country, that is over 60 years of age in 2006, and it also forecasts these numbers for the year 2050. Additional data including male/female ratios and s...
WORLD ECON SITUAT PROSPECTS 2006

World Economic Situation and Prospects 2006

Series:
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)
24 Mar 2006
The World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) is the definitive report of the United Nations on the state of the world economy. One of the most highly anticipated economic reports from the United Nations, it is jointly produced by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, the United Nat...
MANUAL SOBRE LA RECOLECCION DE DAT

Manual sobre la Recolección de Datos de Fecundidad y Mortalidad

Series:
Estudios de Métodos (Ser. F)
2 Dec 2005
Este Manual presenta datos sobre nacimientos, muertes y población colectada a través de diversos métodos complementarios. Es de máxima utilidad para oficiales gubernamentales, investigadores, educadores y proyectistas estadísticos.
POBLACION DESARR VIH/SIDA CON ESPE

Población el Desarrollo y el VIH/SIDA, con Especial Referencia a la Probreza, La

Informe Conciso

Series:
Estudios de Población
2 Dec 2005
A menos que se tomen medidas mas enérgicas para luchar contra el VIH/ SIDA y sus efectos, la epidemia augura un futuro sombrío para muchos países, especialmente los mas pobres. En este informe se llega a la conclusión de que el método más eficaz para detener su avance es aplicar una combinación d...
UN DEMOGRAPH YRBK 2002 V54

United Nations Demographic Yearbook 2002, Fifty-fourth issue

Series:
Demographic Yearbook (Ser. R)
7 Apr 2006
The Demographic Yearbook provides official national population statistics for over 230 countries and areas of the world. Published annually, since 1948, the Demographic Yearbook meets the needs of demographers, economists, public-health workers, sociologists, and other specialists. It presents ge...
PVS VOL 57 NO 2 JULY 2005

Population and Vital Statistics Report, July 2005

2 Dec 2005
This biannual journal, released in English, gives you estimates of world and regional populations as well as estimates for 218 countries. Information is derived from each country's latest population, national census and from nationally representative statistics on birth and mortality.
WORLD POPULAT 2004 (CHART)

World Population 2004 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
18 Nov 2005
This wall chart provides estimated total population size for 2005, 2025, and 2050, for all countries of the world. Other population indicators provided include: rate of growth, crude birth rate, crude death rate, infant mortality rate, and annual population growth rate. The estimated world popula...
MBS VOL 59 NO 9 SEPTEMBER 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, September 2005

18 Nov 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
MBS VOL 59 NO 8 AUGUST 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, August 2005

18 Nov 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
MBS VOL 59 NO 7 JULY 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, July 2005

18 Nov 2005
Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, August 2005 MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trend...
HARNESSING THE POTENTIAL ICT EDUCA

Harnessing the Potential of ICT for Education

A Multistakeholder Approach - Proceedings from the Dublin Global Forum of the United Nations ICT Task Force

Series:
ICT Task Force Series
18 Nov 2005
While the right to education is recognized as fundamental for each citizen, access to it is not guaranteed. In the developing world, the essential building blocks for education systems are suffering from deficiencies. ICT can help respond to these challenges and create the environment that is con...
INFORMATION & COMM TECH FOR PEACE

Information and Communication Technology for Peace

The Role of ICT in Preventing, Responding to and Recovering from Conflict

Series:
ICT Task Force Series
18 Nov 2005
The examples of Information and Communication Technology use in warfare are well known: propaganda, intelligence, communications and ICT-enabled weapons. This report aims to answer the following question: do ICTs have a special role in promoting peace?
FUNDING FOR UNITED NATIONS DEV

Funding for United Nations Development Cooperation

Challenges and Options

18 Nov 2005
This book analyzes the mobilization of resources to finance the operational activities of the United Nations system for development in the context of the current challenges that the international community and the developing countries face to achieve the objectives of the development agenda of th...
DEV CHALLENGES SUBSAHARAN AFRICA

Development Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa and Post-conflict Countries

Report of the Committee for Development Policy on the Seventh Session (14-18 March 2005)

18 Nov 2005
Far from the widespread hope for peace and harmony at the end of the Cold War, over one hundred armed conflicts have taken place since 1989 in sub-Saharan Africa. The present report contains the main findings and recommendations of the seventh session of the Committee for Development Policy. The ...
OBJETIVOS CONCEPTOS BASICOS ESTADO

Objetivos y Conceptos Básicos de los Estados Financieros

1 Jan 1989
Esboza los objetivos y conceptos básicos de los estados financieros, demuestra a los que preparan y utilizan estados financieros no sólo los elementos que se han de divulgar sino también la manera de divulgarlos.
POPUL BULL UNITED NAT #46/47 2002

Population Bulletin of the United Nations 2002

Prospects for Fertility Decline in High Fertility Countries

13 Mar 2008
The Bulletin provides information on population studies, gives a global perspective of demographic issues and an analysis of the direct and indirect implications of population policy. The present issue contains 15 papers presented by researchers from around the world at the Workshop on Prospects ...
BOLETIN DE POBLACION DE LAS NACION

Boletín de Población de las Naciones Unidas

Respuestas Normativas Aplicables al Envejecimiento y la Disminución de la Población

Series:
Boletín de Población
3 Nov 2005
La División de Población del Departamento de Asuntos Económicos y Sociales de la Secretaría de las Naciones Unidas organizó una reunión de expertos para debatir respuestas normativas aplicables al envejecimiento y la disminución de la población, que se celebró del 16 al 18 de octubre de 2000. El ...
WORLD POPULAT PROSPECTS 2004 V2

World Population Prospects 2004

Sex and Age Distribution of the World Population

Series:
Population Studies
1 Jan 2006
This series presents comprehensive tables displaying the results of the 2004 Revision of the official world population estimates and projections prepared by the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. It presents the key demographic indicators for each...