294 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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[1.] Population and migration Total population Evolution of the population Regional population Elderly population Ageing societies Elderly population by region International migration Trends in migration Immigrant population Migration and unemployment Educational attainment of recent immigrants [2.] Macroeconomic trends Gross domestic product (GDP) Size of GDP National income per capita Regional GDP Economic growth Evolution of GDP Household saving Investment rates Inflation Steel production Economic structure Value added by activity Evolution of value added by activity Small and medium-sized enterprises [3.] Economic globalisation Trade Share of trade in GDP Trade in goods Trade in services Trading partners Balance of payments Foreign direct investment (FDI) FDI flows and stocks Activities of multinationals [4.] Prices Prices and interest rates Consumer price indices (CPI) Producer price indices (PPI) Long-term interest rates Purchasing power and exchange rates Rates of conversion Effective exchange rates [5.] Energy Energy supply Energy supply and economic growth Energy supply per capita Electricity generation Nuclear energy Renewable energy Energy production and prices Energy production Oil production Oil prices [6.] Labour Employment Employment rates by gender Employment rates by age group Part-time employment Self-employment Unemployment Unemployment rates Long-term unemployment Regional unemployment Labour compensation and hours worked Labour compensation Hours worked [7.] Science and technology Research and development (R&D) Expenditure on R&D Investment in knowledge Researchers Patents ICT (Information and communications technology) Size of the ICT sector Investment in ICT Computer and Internet access by households Communications Exports of information and communications equipment Telephone access [8.] Environment Water and natural resources Water consumption Fisheries Air and land Emissions of carbon dioxide (CO₂) Municipal waste Nutrient use in agriculture [9.] Education Outcomes International student assessment Trends in tertiary graduation rates Tertiary attainment Expenditure on education Expenditure on tertiary education Relative earnings of graduates Public and private education expenditure [10.] Public finance Government deficits and debt Government deficits Government debt Public expenditure Health expenditure Social expenditure Law, order and defence expenditure Support and aid Agricultural support estimates Government support for fishing Official development assistance Taxes Total tax revenue Taxes on the average worker [11.] Quality of life Health Life expectancy Infant mortality Obesity Leisure Tourism : hotel nights Recreation and culture Society Youth inactivity Income inequality Prison population Transport Road network Road motor vehicles and road fatalities Focus on : productivity Introduction Economy-wide indicators of productivity growth Growth in GDP per capita Labour productivity growth Multi-factor productivity Growth accounts for OECD countries Productivity levels Income and productivity levels Historical income and productivity levels Labour productivity and firm-size heterogeneity Productivity growth by industry Contribution of key activities to aggregate productivity growth Productivity growth in manufacturing Productivity growth in services Impact of labour productivity on unit labour costs Unit labour costs, labour productivity and labour compensation.
"Also available in French under the title: Panorama des statistiques de l'OCDE 2008, économie, environnement et société"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Panorama des statistiques de l'OCDE 2008, économie, environnement et société.