Social policies and data

Previous editions of Society at a Glance (SaG)

 

Data from previous versions of Society at a Glance (SaG):

 

The complete edition of Society at a Glance 2009 is available from:

Social data and indicators:

1. Headline Social Indicators  

2. Measuring Leisure in OECD Countries

3. Interpreting OECD Social Indicators  

4. General Context Indicators 
       Net national income per capita 
       Fertility rates 
       Migration 
       Marriage and divorce 

5. Self-sufficiency Indicators 
       Employment 
       Unemployment 
       Childcare 
       Student performance 
       Not in employment, education or training 
       Age of labour force exit 
       Spending on education 

6. Equity Indicators:
       Income inequality 
       Poverty 
       Poverty among children 
       Adequacy of benefits of last resort 
       Public social spending 
       Total social spending 

7. Health Indicators 
       Life expectancy 
       Perceived health status 
       Infant health 
       Obesity 
       Height 
       Mental health 
       Long-term care recipients 
       Health care expenditure 

8. Social Cohesion Indicators 
       Life satisfaction 
       Work satisfaction 
       Crime victimisation 
       Suicides 
       Bullying 
       Risky behaviour  

Chp1.PDF + [XLS]                            

Chp2.PDF

Chp3.PDF


GE1.XLS + latest NNIpc & GDPpc
GE2.XLS + latest TFRs for 2008
GE3.XLS
GE4.XLS


SS1.XLS + latest: EmO or OECD.stat
SS2.XLS + Crisis: latest unemployment
SS3.XLS
SS4.XLS
SS5.XLS + latest: C3.2 from EaG2009
SS6.XLS + latest & methodology
SS7.XLS + latest: B2 from EaG2009


EQ1.XLS
EQ2.XLS
EQ3.XLS
EQ4.XLS + latest replacement rates
EQ5.XLS
EQ6.XLS

              + latest: HealthData
HE1.XLS
HE2.XLS
HE3.XLS
HE4.XLS
HE5.XLS
HE6.XLS
HE7.XLS
HE8.XLS


CO1.XLS
CO2.XLS
CO3.XLS
CO4.XLS
CO5.XLS
CO6.XLS

More information (PDFs, HTMLs) via OECD WebBook.

 

Latest OECD data related to social indicators:
(in construction - contact us via social.contact@oecd.org if you would like see here a specific social indicator)

 

Other non-OECD sources related to social indicators:

  • SIMon - Social Indicators Monitor - an online information system and allows comfortable access to the time series data from two systems of social indicators developed and maintained by the Social Indicators Research Centre of GESIS
  • European Data Center for Work and Welfare (EDACwowe): indicators and statistics, but also socio-economic and opinion surveys , policies & institutions, and more (national data, international repositories)

Also of interest:

 

SaG 2006 via: www.sourceoecd.org/societyataglance2006

   including Chapter 2: Measuring Well-being: What Role for Social Indicators? 

 

SaG 2005 - Raw data underlying each indicator:

General context indicators:            General context indicators: GE1. National income per capita GE2. Age-dependency ratio GE3. Fertility rates GE4. Foreigners and foreign-born popul        

Self-sufficiency indicators:
SS1. Employment SS2. Unemployment SS3. Jobless households SS4. Working mothers SS5. Out-of-work benefits SS6. Benefits of last resort SS7. Educational attainment SS8. Age at retirement SS9. Youth inactivity
 

Equity indicators:
EQ1. Poverty EQ2. Income inequality EQ3. Child poverty EQ4. Income of older people EQ5. Public social spending EQ6. Private social spending EQ7. Total social spending EQ8. Old-age pension replacement rate EQ9. Pension promi
 

Health indicators:
HE1. Life expectancy HE2. Health-adjusted life expectancy HE3. Infant mortality HE4. Total health care expenditure HE5. Long-term care
 

Social cohesion indicators:
CO1. Subjective well-being CO2. Social isolation CO3. Group membership CO4. Teenage births CO5. Drug use and related deaths CO6. Suicides

SaG 2002

List of Social Indicators and Related Data  (xls, 39kb)

SaG 2001

 

 

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (China)
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe