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    by Martine Durand, Chief Statistician, Director, Statistics Directorate, OECD: World leaders have just endorsed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) comprising some 169 targets. To have a chance of reaching them, we must also meet another goal: improving our data.

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  • Households' economic well-being: the OECD dashboard

    The OECD has developed a dashboard of household statistics that allows you to see how households are faring in OECD countries. We have also developed a series of country specific stories that provide a more detailed analysis of households; this quarter: Spotlight on French households

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  • OECD Better Life Initiative

    The OECD Better Life Initiative brings together several strands of the OECD’s work on measuring well-being and progress, including the How’s Life? report and its research agenda, and the Better Life Index.

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Outlook of moderating growth in most major economies

Signs of easing growth in the OECD area


08/10/2015 - Composite leading indicators (CLIs) show signs of a moderating growth outlook in most major economies.

The CLI for the OECD area as a whole points to growth easing, with a loss of growth momentum anticipated in the United Kingdom and the United States, albeit from relatively high levels, andsigns of a more moderate easing of growth in Canada and Japan.





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