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Department of Economic and Social Affairs
MBS VOL 56 NO 12 DECEMBER 2002

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, December 2002

6 Jun 2003
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...
RPT THE INTL FORUM FOR SOCIAL DEV

Financing Global Social Development

Report of the International Forum for Social Development

26 Sep 2003
This report is adopted from the International Forum for Social Development, which was held at United Nations Headquarters in New York, in February 2002. Attended by 44 invitees from different regions of the world, this forum was devoted to the question of “Financing Global Social Development”. De...
CLASSIF BROAD ECON CATEGORIES #4

Classifications by Broad Economic Categories

11 Jul 2003
This is the most recent edition (4th revision) of the document, Classification by Broad Economic Categories Defined in Terms of Standard International Trade Classification. It's a publication put out by the United Nations Statistical Division and it explains classifications, by broad economic ca...
PARTNERSHIP & REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIO

Partnership and Reproductive Bahaviour in Low-fertility Countries

Series:
Population Studies
13 Aug 2004
This study, prepared by the Population Division of the United Nations, focuses on the interaction of marital and reproductive behaviours resulting in below-replacement fertility. While all low-fertility societies share fundamental societal features, many of their socio-economic and cultural featu...
HNDBK STATISTICAL ORGANIZATION

Handbook of Statistical Organization, third edition

The Operation and Organization of a Statistical Agency

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
6 Jun 2003
This handbook is about national statistical offices. It deals with the fundamentals of national systems of official statistics, covering areas such as general principles, data collection and respondent policies, principles of organization and management, and dissemination guidelines. The key chap...
MBS VOL 56 NO 11 NOVEMBER 2002

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, November 2002

6 Jun 2003
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...
MANUAL CONTABIL NACIONAL CONTABIL

Manual de Contabilidad Nacional

Contabilidad Ambiental y Económica Integrada - Manual de Operaciones

7 Feb 2003
La necesidad de llevar cuenta de las múltiples interacciones de todos los sectores de la economía y el medio ambiente se debe a la creciente gravedad de los problemas ambientales y a la conciencia cada vez mayor de las repercusiones de dichos problemas. Las cuentas nacionales convencionales sirve...
MANUAL FOR THE DEV SYSTEM CRIMINAL

Manual for the Development of a System of Criminal Justice Statistics

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
6 Jun 2003
Criminal justice statistics assist in policy research and analysis within criminal justice systems. They are also essential for understanding and trying to shape social development. This manual sets out an updated general framework for the development of a national system of criminal justice stat...
WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBOOK 2002

World Statistics Pocketbook 2002 Edition

Series:
World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
11 Jul 2003
This statistical pocketbook provides an easy-to-use international compilation of basic economic, social and environmental indicators for 208 countries worldwide. It covers 57 key indicators in the areas of population, economic activity, agriculture, industry, energy, international trade, transpor...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2002

International Migration Report 2002

Series:
Population Studies
14 Mar 2003
The issue of international migration has moved to the forefront of national and international agendas. This report provides an overview of international migration levels, trends and policies globally. The first part of the Report deals with policy issues and migration issues in the General Asse...
MBS VOL 56 NO 10 OCTOBER 2002

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, October 2002

6 Dec 2002
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...
FAMILY INDICATORS

Family Indicators

7 Nov 2003
To develop family policies effectively, the ability to rely on a system of elaborate family indicators is necessary. This study analyzes statistical and sociological approaches available to define the term “family” and looks for appropriate family indicators to characterize the concept of family.
MBS VOL 56 NO 9 SEPTEMBER 2002

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, September 2002

6 Dec 2002
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...
NUEVO EXAMEN LOS SISTEMAS PROTECCI

Nuevo Examen de los Sistemas de Protección Social

Suplemento del Informe sobre la Situación Social en el Mundo, 1997

6 Dec 2002
El presente Suplemento del Informe sobre la Situación Social en el Mundo 1997, titulado Nuevo examen de los sistemas de protección social, complementa y amplía la evaluación de las tendencias y los cambios observados en los últimos tiempos en la esfera de la seguridad social y la protección socia...
WORLD ECON SITUAT PROSPECTS 2003

World Economic Situation and Prospects 2003

Series:
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)
7 Feb 2003
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...
MANUAL DE REVISION DE DATOS DE LOS

Manual de Revisión de Datos de los Censos de Población y Vivienda

Series:
Estudios de Métodos (Ser. F)
8 Nov 2002
El presente manual tiene por objeto subsanar el déficit de conocimientos sobre la metodología de revisión de datos de los censos y las encuestas, y proporcionar a los funcionarios interesados información sobre la aplicación de distintos métodos para la revisión de datos censales. Tiene también el...
CAPACITY BUILDING IN AFRICA

Capacity-building in Africa

Effective Aid and Human Capital - Report of the Committee for Development Policy on the Fourth Session (8-12 April 2002)

8 Nov 2002
INTL MIGRATION 2002 (WALL CHART)

International Migration 2002 (Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
8 Nov 2002
This detailed wall chart presents the latest available information and estimates for key parameters on international migration for the year 2000. The chart is issued in an effort to meet the rising demand for accurate, timely, and comparable information on international migration levels, trends, ...
WOMEN PEACE & SECURITY STUDY

Women, Peace and Security

Study Submitted by the Secretary-General Pursuant to Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000)

8 Nov 2002
This study documents efforts by the UN and its agencies to better respond to the impact of armed conflict on women and children. The study, which was mandated by the Security Council, recommends the integration of gender perspectives in peacekeeping and humanitarian operations, as well as post co...
LEVELS & TRENDS INTL MIGRATION

Levels and Trends of International Migration to Selected Countries in Asia

Series:
Population Studies
8 Aug 2003
Using available statistics as a guide, this report examines the levels and trends of population migration to selected countries in Asia. The report focuses primarily on changes since 1970 and discusses the burgeoning of labour migration during the past decades in response to the development of st...
MBS VOL 56 NO 8 AUGUST 2002

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, August 2002

8 Nov 2002
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...
INTL STAND INDUS CLASS ALL R3.1

International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC)

Statistical Papers - Series M No. 4, REV.3.1

Series:
Statistical Papers (Ser. M)
28 May 2004
The International Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities (ISIC) is the international reference classification of productive economic activities. The publication's main purpose is to provide a set of activity categories that can be utilized for the production of statistics a...
CENTRAL PRODUCT CLASS #1.1

Central Product Classification (CPC) Version 1.1

Statistical Papers - Series M No. 77, VER.I.I

Series:
Statistical Papers (Ser. M)
14 Jan 2005
The Central Product Classification (CPC) constitutes a complete product classification covering goods and services. The CPC serves as an international standard for assembling and tabulating all kinds of data requiring product detail including industrial production, national accounts, service indu...
STAT YRBK 2000 47TH ISS

Statistical Yearbook 2000, Forty-seventh Issue

Series:
United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
7 Nov 2003
A comprehensive compendium of vital internationally comparable data for the analysis of socio-economic developments at the world, regional and national levels. The Yearbook provides data on the world economy, its structure, major trends and current performance, as well as on issues such as popula...
INTL TRADE STAT YRBK 2001 V1&2

International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2001, Volume I & II

Series:
International Trade Statistics Yearbook (Ser. G)
29 Aug 2003
Useful for analyzing trade by country and by commodity; performing trend analysis and projections; understanding economic development planning and developing marketing strategies, this publication provides statistical information for 170 countries. It presents the basic information for each count...
INTL MERCH TRADE STAT COMPIL

International Merchandise Trade Statistics

Compilers Manual

28 May 2004
Guidelines to assist United Nations Member States in the implementation of methodology regulations adopted by the United Nations Statistical Commission and laid out in the International Merchandise Trade Statistics are covered in this Manual. The manual can be used as a guide for users who wish t...