Statistics Directorate


  • Statistics Newsletter, Nov. 2016

    In the latest issue: Value of Official Statistics: Convincing our stakeholders, measuring value of statistics (UNECE, CSO Ireland and OECD); Implementing the 2015 OECD Frascati Manual to gain new insights on R&D (OECD)

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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 Australian 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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Growth momentum picking-up in several advanced economies and strengthening in major emerging economies

 Stable growth momentum in the OECD area 

08/12/2016 - Composite leading indicators (CLIs) point to growth momentum picking up in several advanced economies and strengthening in major emerging economies.

Signs of growth gaining momentum have emerged in the CLIs for the United StatesCanada, Germany and France. In the United Kingdom, there are also signs of improvement in the short term, although uncertainty persists about the nature of the agreement the UK will eventually conclude with the EU.




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