Statistics Working Paper N. 75, 2016/9 - This review makes a first step towards developing a system of well-being statistics. A data source that has been underutilised in assessing the multidimensionality of human well-being and the joint distribution of outcomes are General Social Surveys, which are run by the majority of national statistical agencies as part of their regular survey programme. Using the OECD well-being framework...
Growth in OECD Unit Labour Costs slows to 0.4% in the third quarter of 2016
G20 GDP growth picked up slightly to 0.8% in the third quarter of 2016
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The report was finalised in June 2015 to support the discussions of the Committee on Statistics and Statistical Policy as part of the accession process of Latvia to the OECD. It provides detailed descriptions of OECD data requirements and the capacity of Latvia to meet these requirements.
OECD unemployment rate down to 6.2% in October 2016
Growth momentum picking-up in several advanced economies and strengthening in major emerging economies
OECD annual inflation picks up to 1.4% in October 2016, driven by energy prices
Few economic indicators make the newspapers’ front pages. One that often does though is house prices. This is because, as witnessed during the financial crisis, movements in house prices can have a direct impact on households’ wealth and economic growth.
G20 merchandise trade growth remains sluggish in Q3 2016
OECD GDP growth accelerates to 0.6% in third quarter of 2016