DBNotes Countries - Aug06

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS DATABASE NOTES
AUGUST 2006

AVAILABLE ON DISK FROM 05-08-2006
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SEASONAL ADJUSTMENTS


New seasonal adjustments by OECD are generally carried out once a year, when the December figure is available. Revisions to individual series due to new seasonal adjustments by national source or by OECD are not signalled in this note.

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Countries List

FRANCE    IRELAND    NETHERLANDS    NORWAY    UNITED KINGDOM    INDIA    INDONESIA    

FRANCE

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Domestic credit and debt
 The following series has been revised by source from 2004:
   Total domestic debt ('EIT'): public sectorFRA.CRDTGV01.ST

IRELAND

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National Accounts
 New set of series from Q1 2000 with change of the reference year to 2004:
   Exports of goods and services, VolumeIRL.CMPEXP.VIXOBSA
   Government final consumption expenditure, VolumeIRL.CMPGC.VIXOBSA
   Gross domestic product, VolumeIRL.CMPGDP.VIXOBSA
   Gross fixed capital formation, VolumeIRL.CMPGF.VIXOBSA
   Imports of goods and services, VolumeIRL.CMPIMP.VIXOBSA
   Private final consumption expenditure, VolumeIRL.CMPPC.VIXOBSA
   Exports of goods and services, Constant PricesIRL.EXPEXP.LNBQRSA
   Government final consumption expenditure, Constant PricesIRL.EXPGC.LNBQRSA
   Gross domestic product, Implicit price deflatorIRL.EXPGDP.DNBSA
   Gross domestic product, Constant PricesIRL.EXPGDP.LNBQRSA
   Gross fixed capital formation, Constant PricesIRL.EXPGF.LNBQRSA
   Imports of goods and services, Constant PricesIRL.EXPIMP.LNBQRSA
   Private final consumption expenditure, Constant PricesIRL.EXPPC.LNBQRSA
   Changes in inventories, Constant PricesIRL.EXPST.LNBQRSA


NETHERLANDS

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Production
 The following serie have been revised by source from 2003:
   Production of total industry NLD.PRINTO01.IXOB
   Production of total industry saNLD.PRINTO01.IXOBSA
   Production in total manufacturing NLD.PRMNTO01.IXOB
   Production in total manufacturing saNLD.PRMNTO01.IXOBSA
Employment
 The following series have been revised by source from 2003 due to regular revisions of the data in July of each year on the basis of more and more reliable information:
   Employees: industry including construction NLD.EMEYIC01.ST
   Employees: market services NLD.EMEYMS01.ST
   Employees: total (business survey) NLD.EMEYTTBS.ST

NORWAY

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Monetary aggregates and their components
 The following series have been revised by source from January 1996. M2 now includes "money market fund shares":
   Broad money (M2) saNOR.MABMBM01.IXOBSA
   Monetary aggregate M2NOR.MABMM201.ST
   Monetary aggregate M1NOR.MANMM101.ST
   Narrow money (M1) saNOR.MANMNM01.IXOBSA

UNITED KINGDOM

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Stocks
 New reference year (2003) for the following series. Data have been benchmarked to the ABI (Annual Business Inquiry) for the year 2003 and 2004 and 2005 data have been aligned with these changes:
   Stocks of manufactured finished goods (Volume) saGBR.STMNFG01.NCCUSA
   Stocks of manufactured intermediate goods (Volume) saGBR.STMNIG01.NCCUSA


INDIA

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Production
 New series code for the following series (previously IND.PRENTO01.IXOB.1):
   Production of electricityIND.PRENEL01.IXOB
 New series code for the following series (previously IND.PRENTO01.IXOBSA.1):
   Production of electricity saIND.PRENEL01.IXOBSA

INDONESIA

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Balance of Payments
 The following series have been revised by source. Since April 2004 part of the reporting method of non oil & gas import have been changed into on-line-system:
   BOP Balance on incomeIDN.BPBLIN01.CXCU
   BOP Balance on servicesIDN.BPBLSE01.CXCU
   BOP Balance on goodsIDN.BPBLTD01.CXCU
   BOP Current account balanceIDN.BPBLTT01.CXCU
   BOP Cap. and fin. balance incl. reservesIDN.BPCFTT01.CXCU
   BOP Net errors and omissionsIDN.BPEOTT01.CXCU