DBNotes Countries - Aug07

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS DATABASE NOTES
AUGUST 2007

AVAILABLE ON DISK FROM 10-08-2007
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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

CANADA    UNITED STATES    ICELAND    IRELAND    NETHERLANDS    SWITZERLAND    BRAZIL    INDONESIA    RUSSIAN FEDERATION    

CANADA

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Sales
 The series has been revised from source due to the following reasons: the introduction of new base year (2002) affecting data from 1997 to date; annual revision affects the unadjusted data from January 2005 to date. Factors influencing annual revision include late receipt of respondent information, correction of information on data provided, the replacement of estimates with actual values (once available), the re-classification of companies within, into and out of the retail trade industry and updates to seasonal and trading day factors:
   Total retail trade (Volume) CAN.SLRTTO01.NCML
 The series has been revised from source due to the introduction of new base year (2002) affecting data from 1997 to date and due to annual and seasonal factor revision affecting seasonally adjusted data from January 2003 to date:
   Total retail trade (Value) saCAN.SLRTTO02.NCMLSA

UNITED STATES

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Monetary aggregates and their components
 The following series has been revised by source from July 1982 due to a re-classification of a retail money fund:
   Monetary aggregate M2USA.MABMM201.ST


ICELAND

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Producer Prices
 The following series has been included:
   PPI ManufacturingISL.PPIAMP01.IXNB
 The following series has been suppressed:
   PPI FISH PRODUCTSISL.PPAGFI01.IXOB

IRELAND

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National Accounts
 New set of data with change of the reference year to 2005:
   Exports of goods and services, Constant PricesIRL.CMPEXP.VIXOBSA
   Government final consumption expenditure, Constant PricesIRL.CMPGC.VIXOBSA
   Gross domestic product, Constant PricesIRL.CMPGDP.VIXOBSA
   Gross fixed capital formation, Constant PricesIRL.CMPGF.VIXOBSA
   Imports of goods and services, Constant PricesIRL.CMPIMP.VIXOBSA
   Private final consumption expenditure, Constant PricesIRL.CMPPC.VIXOBSA
   Exports of goods and services, Constant PricesIRL.EXPEXP.LNBQRSA
   Government final consumption expenditure, Constant PricesIRL.EXPGC.LNBQRSA
   Gross domestic product, Current PricesIRL.EXPGDP.CQRSA
   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 series have been revised by source:
   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

SWITZERLAND

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Sales
 The following series have been suppressed:
   Total retail trade (Volume) saCHE.SLRTTO01.IXOBSA
   Total retail trade (Value) CHE.SLRTTO02.IXOB
   Total retail trade (Value) saCHE.SLRTTO02.IXOBSA

BRAZIL

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Foreign Trade
 The following series has been revised from 1999 by source to include exports registered by "Simplified Export Declaration":
   ITS Exports f.o.b. totalBRA.XTEXVA01.CXML

INDONESIA

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National Accounts (for non-member countries)
 The following series have been included:
   GDP Final consumption expenditure, current pricesIDN.SNGCCT01.ST
   GDP Final consumption expenditure, constant pricesIDN.SNGVCT01.ST

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

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Production
 The following series have been included:
   Production of buildingsRUS.PRCNBD01.ML
   Production of dwellingsRUS.PRCNDW01.ML