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This country fact-sheet presents key figures from "Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle Class". This report analyses the trends of middle-income households in areas such as employment, consumption, wealth and debt, as well as perceptions and social attitudes. It also includes recommendations for protecting middle-class living standards and financial security in the face of economic challenges.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Barcelona on 25 February 2019 to attend the Mobile World Congress. The Secretary-General will deliver a Keynote speech at the AI Innovation, Ethics and Diversity session. He will also deliver remarks at the Investing in the Digital Transformation Ministerial session.
Spain has made a successful economic recovery, underpinned by strong employment growth, gains in competitiveness and favourable external and financial conditions. The current economic expansion offers an opportunity to speed up efforts to increase the resilience of public finances, enhance job creation and ensure a more sustainable and inclusive economy that benefits all Spaniards, according to a new report from the OECD.
In Madrid, the Secretary-General will present the 2018 OECD Economic Survey of Spain, alongside Ms. Nadia Calviño, Minister of Economy and Enterprise of Spain. He will also deliver remarks at an event signalling the Accession of Spain to the Global Deal, alongside Ms. Magdalena Valerio, given that the OECD houses the Global Deal’s Support Unit.
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Resistance proportions for eight antibiotic-bacterium pairs in Spain have increased in recent years, from 14% in 2005 to 18% in 2015, and could go up to 19% by 2030, should current trends in antibiotic consumption, population and economic growth continue into the future. Resistance proportions in Spain were similar to the OECD average in 2015 (17%).
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La proporción de resistencia a ocho pares de antibiótico-bacterias en España ha aumentado desde un 14% en 2005 a un 18% en 2015, y podría llegar a un 19% en 2030 si la tendencia actual en consumo de antibióticos y crecimiento económico y de la población se mantienen. La proporción de resistencia en España es similar al promedio de la OCDE en 2015 (17%).
Biographical note of Spain's Permanent Representative to the OECD.
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¿Un ascensor social roto? ¿Cómo se compara España?
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A broken social elevator? Key findings for Spain
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, was in Madrid 13-15 June 2018. The Secretary-General delivered remarks at the event organised by the Consejo Iberoamericano para la Competitividad y Productividad: "Innovación gubernamental para un Estado al servicio de la Sociedad".