||N. 17, March 2011 - 2008 Benchmark PPPs - Measurement and Uses
This Statistics Brief provides some background on Purchasing Power Parities (PPPs), including their construction and application, and presents the new benchmark PPPs for 2008, produced as part of the Eurostat-OECD PPP programme.
The Brief also describes some methodological changes that have been introduced since the last benchmark PPPs in 2005 regarding the measurement of health and education services.
Japenese version (PDF)
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