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FINANC PRODUCTION FLOWS STOCKS

Financial Production, Flows and Stocks in the System of National Accounts

Studies in Methods Series F No. 113, Handbook on National Accounting

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
14 May 2015
This Handbook aims to provide practical guidance on the calculation and allocation of the production of various types of financial services and issues related to the compilation of the financial account and balance sheets by institutional sector in the context of from-whom-to-whom relationships. ...
ALTERN DEV STRATEG POST 2015 ERA

Alternative Development Strategies for the Post-2015 Era

The United Nations Series on Development

Series:
United Nations Series on Development
21 Oct 2013
The global economic crisis of 2008-2009 exposed systemic failings at the core of economic policymaking worldwide. The crisis came on top of several other crises, including skyrocketing and highly volatile world food and energy prices and climate change. This book argues that new policy approaches...
CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT PRACT SUPRE

Citizen Engagement Practices by Supreme Audit Institutions

17 Jun 2014
This publication provides an overview of successful examples and innovations in the engagement of citizen in public accountability processes through Supreme Audit Institutions. The purpose of this book is to disseminate, through comparative case studies and analysis, and conceptual framework, in...
WORLD POPUL PROSPECTS 2012 (DVD)

World Population Prospects

The 2012 Revision (DVD) - Extended Dataset in Excel and ASCII formats

Series:
Population Studies
22 Oct 2013
The Extended DVD contains all essential data such as total births, total deaths, total net-migration, the respective crude rates, life expectancy at birth by sex, infant and child mortality, summary measures of adult mortality and deaths by broad age groups, total fertility, net-reproduction rate...
WORLD POPUL PROSPECTS 2012 (DVD)

World Population Prospects

The 2012 Revision (DVD-ROM)-Comprehensive Dataset in Excel

Series:
Population Studies
22 Oct 2013
The Comprehensive DVD-ROM contains for all fertility projection variants (low, medium, high and constant-fertility) all essential data such as total births, total deaths, total net-migration, the respective crude rates, life expectancy at birth by sex, infant and child mortality, summary measures...
INDUS COMMODITY STAT YRBK 2010

Industrial Commodity Statistics Yearbook 2010

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

Series:
Industrial commodity statistics yearbook / Annuaire de statistiques industrielles par produit
28 Feb 2014
This publication provides statistics on the production of about 600 major industrial commodities. Data was provided for the ten-year period of 2001-2010 for approximately 200 countries and territories. The commodities have been selected on the basis of their importance in world production and tra...
INTL MIGRATION 2013 (WALL CHART)

International Migration 2013 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
27 May 2014
This wall chart displays the latest data and information available on international migration and development, covering topics such as size of the migrant stock, refugees, net migration, remittances, and ratification status in respect of relevant United Nations instruments.
WORLD POPULAT 2012 (CHART)

World Population 2012 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
25 Jun 2014
This informative wall chart provides useful statistical data on world population for some 229 countries, or regions. Data pertain to annual growth rates, crude birth rates, crude death rates, life expectancy and infant mortality.
SYSTEM ENVIRO ECON ACCT EXPERIMENT

System of Environmental-Economic Accounting 2012

Experimental Ecosystem Accounting

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
20 Feb 2015
SEEA-Experimental Ecosystem Accounting provides a synthesis of the current knowledge in the area of ecosystem accounting. It provides a starting point for the development of ecosystem accounting at national and sub-national levels. It represents an important step forward on ecosystem accounting, ...
MEASURING ANALYS GENERATIONAL ECON

Measuring and Analysing the Generational Economy

National Transfer Accounts Manual

18 Sep 2013
National Transfer Accounts (NTA) provides a coherent accounting framework of economic flows from one age group or generation to another, typically for a national population in a given calendar year. This manual consolidates and presents in a systematic fashion the concepts, the methods and estima...
NATL ACCT STATS 2012 MAIN AGG

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2012 (Five-volume Set)

Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables 2012 (Five-volume Set)

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables
27 Jan 2014
The publication contains detailed official national accounts data for over 200 countries or areas of the World for the years 2001 to 2012. 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 chapters...
UN DEMOGRAPH YRBK 2012 V63

United Nations Demographic Yearbook 2012

Sixty-third issue

Series:
Demographic Yearbook (Ser. R)
31 Jan 2014
Demographic Yearbook 2012 is the the sixty-third in a series published since 1948. Through the cooperation with the National Statistical Offices, official demographic statistics are compiled in theYearbook, as available, for more than 230 countries and areas of the world up to the reference year ...
ENERGY STATISTICS YRBK 2010

Energy Statistics Yearbook 2010

Series:
Energy Statistics Yearbook / Annuaire des Statistiques de L'energie (Ser. J)
27 Jan 2014
The 2010 Energy Statistics Yearbook is the fifty-fourth 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 2007 to 2010 are presented on production, trade and consumption of ene...
ENERGY BALANCES ELECTR PROFIL 2010

Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles 2010

Series:
Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles / Bilans Energtiques et Profils du Secteur de Llectricit (Ser. W)
28 Feb 2014
The 2010 Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles contains energy balances for about 115 developing countries, showing production, trade, conversion and consumption in energy units for all energy products; and electricity profiles for about 190 countries, providing detailed information on product...
MDG GAP TASK FORCE RPT 2013

Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Gap Task Force Report 2013

The Global Partnership for Development - The Challenge We Face

Series:
MDG Gap Task Force Report
13 Sep 2013
The 2013 Report informs that there has been a certain backsliding on a number of commitments covered by MDG 8 in the past year, and some progress in others. Official development assistance has fallen for a second year in a row and the multilateral trade negotiations remain at an impasse, but duty...
INTL TRADE STAT YRBK 2012 V1

International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2012, Volume I

Trade by Country

Series:
International Trade Statistics Yearbook (Ser. G)
31 Jan 2014
The 2012 International Trade Statistics Yearbook, Volume I provides an overview of the international trade merchandise trade in 2012 and detailed information on the trade performance for numerous countries up to 2012. Overall, data for a total of 175 countries (or areas) are shown with the 2012 d...
INTEGRATING A GENDER PERSPECTIVE

Integrating a Gender Perspective into Statistics

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
17 Feb 2017
The primary objective of the manual is to foster a gender perspective in national statistics. Recognizing that systematic integration of gender in regular statistical activities is still missing in many countries, the manual has been designed to guide a sustainable development of gender statistic...
UN PRACTIC MANUAL TRANSFER PRICING

United Nations Practical Manual on Transfer Pricing for Developing Countries

8 Nov 2013
This publication is a response to the need, often expressed by developing countries, for clearer guidance on the policy and administrative aspects of applying transfer pricing analysis to some of the transactions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) in particular. Such guidance should not only ass...
INTL MIGRAT POLIC 2013 WALL CHART

International Migration Policies 2013 (Wall Chart)

19 Jun 2013
The International Migration Policies 2013 wall chart provides up-to-date information on Government views and policies on international migration issues, including immigration, emigration, naturalization, and integration of migrants, for 193 Member and 3 non-member States of the United Nations. Th...
WORLD POPULAT POLICIES 2011

World Population Policies 2011

9 Aug 2013
This report provides a comprehensive overview of key aspects of population policies and dynamics for 196 countries since the mid-1970s. Updated biennially, it documents changes in more than 40 aspects of Government views and policies related to population size and growth, population age structure...
WORLD ABORTION POLICI 2013 (CHART)

World Abortion Policies 2013 (Wall Chart)

19 Jun 2013
The World Abortion Policies 2013 wall chart provides up-to-date and objective information on abortion policies, that is, legal grounds on which induced abortion is permitted, for each of 193 Member and 3 non-member States of the United Nations. The wall chart includes information on seven legal g...
MILLENNIUM DEV GOALS RPT 2013

The Millennium Development Goals Report: 2013

Series:
Millennium Development Goals Report
11 Sep 2013
The report presents the yearly assessment of global progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), determining the areas where progress has been made, and those that are lagging behind. It pinpoints the areas where accelerated efforts are needed to meet the MDGs by 2015. The report is ...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 2013

World Economic and Social Survey 2013

Sustainable Development Challenges

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
22 Jul 2013
The 2015 deadline to meet the targets of the Millennium Development Goals is fast approaching. There has been significant progress, but it is uneven. Meanwhile the context within which development goals are pursued has become much more challenging, visible in the recent food, fuel and financial c...
WORLD MORTALITY RPT 2011 (CD)

World Mortality Report 2011 (CD-Rom)

Series:
Population Studies
14 Mar 2013
The World Mortality Report 2011, prepared by the Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat, provides a comprehensive set of mortality estimates for the world’s countries and their aggregates.
POPULAT VITAL STAT RPT V65 #1

Population and Vital Statistics Report

Data Available as of 1 January 2013

Series:
Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
22 Jun 2013
This issue presents data for countries or areas on population size (total, male, and female) from the latest available census, estimated total population size for 2010 or 2011 (the later available year), and the number and rate of vital events (live births, deaths, and infant deaths) for the late...
INTL MERCH TRADE STAT COMPIL #1

International Merchandise Trade Statistics

Compilers Manual - Revision 1

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
17 Feb 2017
The International Merchandise Trade Statistics: Compilers Manual, Revision 1 (IMTS 2010-CM) supports statisticians in countries in the implementation of the new and updated recommendations contained in International Merchandise Trade Statistics: Concepts and Definitions, Revision 3 (IMTS 2010). T...
WORLD POPUL PROSPECTS 2010 PROBABI

World Population Prospects

The 2010 Revision - Probabilistic Projections

Series:
Population Studies
30 Jan 2013
This Probabilistic Population Projections CD-Rom was prepared by the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA). It contains probabilistic projections of total fertility, and also includes probabilistic projections of life expectancy at birth for al...
STAT YRBK 2011 56TH ISS

Statistical Yearbook 2011, Fifty-sixth Issue

Series:
United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
3 Jan 2014
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 56th edition contains ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2011 ANALYSIS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2011

Analysis of Main Aggregates, 2011

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
15 Dec 2013
This forty-second issue of the National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates presents a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official national accounts data for more than 200 countries and areas, covering 1970-2011. It contains a section on the estimation m...