This seminar, organised jointly by the OECD and the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI), addressed the issue of making statistics more easily understandable and appealing using the latest data visualization techniques.
The aim of this project, which was funded by the European Commission (DGEMPL), has been three-fold: i) to assess how the notion of “social capital” has been conceptualised in the research literature; ii) to detail how it has been measured in national and international surveys; and iii) to identify priority areas for statistical development.
Statistics Working Paper N. 55 - 2013/6 - This paper looks beyond the broad notion of social capital – which has been applied to a number of different phenomena – in order to clarify (i) the range of different elements that are encompassed by the term; and (ii) what needs to be done to further statistical research and development in order to lay the groundwork for establishing guidelines for better comparative measures in the future.
Statistics Working Paper N. 54 - 2013/5 - By taking advantage of two household surveys (the EU-SILC ad hoc module on housing for European countries; and the Gallup World Poll for OECD countries and other major economies), this paper uses ordered probit analysis to explore the link between households’ residential satisfaction and a number of variables related to individuals, the households to which they belong...
Ces statistiques montrent la production pour l'ensemble des industries, des secteurs manufacturiers, d'acier brut, des biens internédiaires et d'investissement manufacturiers, de l'énergie et de la construction.
Travaux de l'OCDE en matière de statistiques donne un aperçu de nos statistiques, par sujet, avec une description de chaque publication et base de données ainsi qu'une bibliographie complémentaire.
The objective of the joint EC- OECD workshop is to foster harmonization of business and consumer opinion surveys.
Statistics Working Paper N. 53 - 2013/4 - In 2011, the OECD and Eurostat launched a joint Expert Group to carry out a study on the feasibility of compiling measures of the distribution of income, consumption and wealth across household groups that are consistent with national accounts definitions and totals. As part of the Expert Group, national experts from 16 countries performed experimental calculations...
Statistics Working Paper N. 52 - 2013/3 - In 2011, the OECD and Eurostat launched a joint Expert Group to carry out a study on the feasibility of compiling measures of the distribution of income, consumption and wealth across household groups that are consistent with national accounts definitions and totals. The first challenge of the Expert Group was to draw a detailed picture of the extent...
The Fourth SDMX Global Conference took place at the OECD Conference Centre, Paris from 11 - 13 September 2013