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POPULAT VITAL STAT RPT V69 #1

Population and Vital Statistics Report

Data available as of 1 January 2017

Series:
Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
27 Feb 2017
The Population and Vital Statistics Report presents most recent data on population size (total, male and female) from the latest available census of the population, national official population estimates and the number and rate (births, deaths and infant deaths) for the latest available year with...
INDUS COMMODITY STAT YRBK 2014

Industrial Commodity Statistics Yearbook 2014

Physical Quantity Data (Vol.I) and Monetary Value Data (Vol.II)

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Industrial commodity statistics yearbook / Annuaire de statistiques industrielles par produit
26 Jun 2017
The Yearbook provides statistics on the production of about 600 major industrial commodities. Data are provided for 2004-2013 for approximately 200 countries and territories. The commodities have been selected on the basis of their overall importance and their importance as outputs of individual ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2015 ANALYSIS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2015

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
8 Mar 2017
This publication comprises a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official national accounts data for more than 200 countries and areas, covering 1970-2015. It contains a section on the estimation methods used for compiling data. Tables include analysis of data on gros...
ELECTRICITY PROFILES 2014

2014 Electricity Profiles

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Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles / Bilans Energtiques et Profils du Secteur de Llectricit (Ser. W)
17 Feb 2017
The 2014 Electricity Profiles publication provides an overall picture of the electricity sector of over 200 countries and areas on an internationally comparable basis, for the years 2009-2014. It displays detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, on net installed c...
ENERGY BALANCES 2014

2014 Energy Balances

Series:
Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles / Bilans Energtiques et Profils du Secteur de Llectricit (Ser. W)
17 Feb 2017
The 2014 Energy Balances publication presents energy data for over 200 countries and areas in a format which shows the overall picture of the yearly production, trade, transformation and consumption of energy products utilized in each country or area shown, for the years 2013 and 2014. Such a for...
ENERGY STATISTICS YRBK 2014

Energy Statistics Yearbook 2014

Series:
Energy Statistics Yearbook / Annuaire des Statistiques de L'energie (Ser. J)
17 Feb 2017
The 2014 Energy Statistics Yearbook is the fifty-seventh issue in a series of annual compilations of internationally comparable statistics summarizing world energy trends. Annual data for 228 countries and areas for the period 2011 to 2014 are presented on production, trade and consumption of en...
WORLD ECON SITUAT PROSPECTS 2017

World Economic Situation and Prospects 2017

Series:
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)
17 Jan 2017
This publication notes that although a modest global recovery is projected for 2017-18, the world economy has not yet emerged from the period of slow growth, characterised by weak investment, dwindling trade and flagging productivity growth. The report highlights that there is a need to redouble ...
WORLD ECON SITUAT PROSPECTS 2000

World Economic Situation and Prospects 2000

Series:
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)
31 Dec 2000
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 Nati...
UN DEMOGRAPH YRBK 2015 V66

United Nations Demographic Yearbook 2015

Sixty-sixth issue

Series:
Demographic Yearbook (Ser. R)
2 Feb 2017
Demographic Yearbook 2015 is the sixty-sixth in a series published since 1948. Through the cooperation with the National Statistical Offices, official demographic statistics are compiled in the Yearbook, as available, for more than 230 countries and areas of the world up to the reference year 201...
STAT YRBK 2016 59TH ISS

Statistical Yearbook 2016, Fifty-ninth Issue

Series:
United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
2 Nov 2016
The Statistical Yearbook is an annual compilation of a wide range of international economic, social and environmental statistics on over 200 countries and areas, compiled from sources including UN agencies and other international, national and specialized organizations. The 2016 edition contains ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2015 MAIN AGG

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2015 (Five-volume Set)

Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables 2015 (Five-volume Set)

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National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables
29 Nov 2016
This publication contains detailed official national accounts data for over 200 countries or areas of the World for the years 2003 to 2015. It is a valuable source of information on the state and structure of economies worldwide. The data for each country or area are presented in separate chapter...
WORLD YOUTH RPT: CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

World Youth Report

Youth Civic Engagement

Series:
World Youth Report
12 Jul 2016
The World Youth Report is the flagship publication on youth issues of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat. This 2015 edition intends to provide fresh perspective and innovative ideas on civic engagement and to serve as an impetus for dialogue and action...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 2016

World Economic and Social Survey 2016

Climate Change Resilience - An Opportunity for Reducing Inequalities

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
3 Oct 2016
This edition of the World Economic and Social Survey contributes to the debate on the implementation challenges of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In addressing the specific challenge of building resilience to climate change, the Survey focuses attention on the population groups and ...
TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION SUSTAIN DEV

Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development

Series:
United Nations Series on Development
2 Jun 2016
Continuation along current development pathways is not sustainable. Current technologies and production practices and the consumption patterns of modern societies are leading to global warming and ecological destruction. Continuing down this road will put humanity on a collision course with plane...
UN E-GOVERNMENT SURVEY 2016

United Nations E-Government Survey 2016

E-Government in Support of Sustainable Development

Series:
United Nations E-Government Survey
3 Jan 2017
Since 2001, the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) has published the United Nations E-Government Survey (“the Survey”). Now in its ninth edition, the Survey provides an analysis of emerging public ...
HNDBK LEAST DEV CTRY CAT 2ND

Handbook on the Least Developed Country Category

Inclusion, Graduation and Special Support Measures, 2nd edition

4 Nov 2015
The 2nd edition of the Handbook contains an updated comprehensive explanation of the criteria, procedures and methodology used in establishing which countries are eligible for inclusion in, or recommended for graduation from, the least developed country (LDC) category. It also provides an overvie...
GUIDE PRODUCING STAT VIOL (C)

Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women (Chinese language)

Statistical Surveys

14 Apr 2016
Violence against women is an obstacle to achieving the objectives of equality, development and peace. It violates the enjoyment by women of their human rights and fundamental freedoms. In all societies, women and girls are subjected to physical, sexual and psychological abuse that cuts across lin...
GUIDE PRODUCING STAT VIOLENCE

Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women

Statistical Surveys

15 Jan 2015
Violence against women is an obstacle to achieving the objectives of equality, development and peace. It violates the enjoyment by women of their human rights and fundamental freedoms. In all societies, women and girls are subjected to physical, sexual and psychological abuse that cuts across lin...
PRINCIP RECOMM POUR SYSTEME #3

Principles and Recommendations for a Vital Statistics System, Revision 3

2 Oct 2014
The publication is an international standard on the design and operation of an efficient and accurate vital statistics system at national level. It provides guidelines on collection, compiling and disseminating vital statistics. More specifically it contains (a) basic principles for a vital stati...
GUIDE PRODUCING STAT VIOLE(S)

Directrices para la producción de estadísticas sobre la violencia contra la mujer

Encuestas estadísticas

20 Apr 2016
La publicación tiene por objeto proporcionar a las oficinas nacionales de estadística directrices detalladas sobre la forma de reunir, procesar, difundir y analizar datos sobre la violencia contra la mujer. Esboza la función de las encuestas estadísticas en la realización de los objetivos de polí...
INTER AGENCY TASK FORCE RPT 2016

Inter-Agency Task Force on Financing for Development Inaugural Report 2016

Monitoring Commitments and Actions - Addis Ababa Action Agenda

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Report of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Financing for Development
11 Apr 2016
The Inter-Agency Task Force Report will assess progress in the seven action areas of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, such as (i) domestic public resources; (ii) domestic and international private business and finance; (iii) international development cooperation; (iv) international trade as an engi...
POPULAT VITAL STAT RPT V68 #1

Population and Vital Statistics Report

Data available as of 1 January 2016

Series:
Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
7 Mar 2016
This issue of the Population and Vital Statistics Report presents data for countries or areas on population size (total, male, and female) from the latest available census, estimated total population size for 2013 or 2014 (the later available year), and the number and rate of vital events (live b...
NATL ACCT STATS 2014 ANALYSIS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014

Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
23 May 2016
The National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014 is the forty-fifth issue of this publication which 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...
HANDBK LEAST DEV CTRY 2ND (F)

Manuel relatif à la catégorie des pays les moins avancés

Inscription, retrait et mesures spéciales de soutien - Deuxième édition

9 Mar 2016
La deuxième édition du Manuel relatif à la catégorie des pays les moins avancés donne des informations détaillées sur la liste des PMA, y compris une description des procédures et méthodologies retenues pour identifier ces pays, ainsi que des mesures de soutien qui y sont associées. Il s’inspire ...
ENERGY STATISTICS YRBK 2013

Energy Statistics Yearbook 2013

World Energy Supplies in Selected Years, 1929-1950

Series:
Energy Statistics Yearbook / Annuaire des Statistiques de L'energie (Ser. J)
16 Feb 2016
The 2013 Energy Statistics Yearbook is the fifty-seventh issue in a series of annual compilations of internationally comparable statistics summarizing world energy trends. Annual data for 224 countries and areas for the period 2010 to 2013 are presented on production, trade and consumption of en...