DBNotes Countries - Oct07

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS DATABASE NOTES
OCTOBER 2007

AVAILABLE ON DISK FROM 05-10-2007
(STA05)DBNotes/Oct

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

JAPAN    NEW ZEALAND    AUSTRIA    CZECH REPUBLIC    GERMANY    HUNGARY    PORTUGAL    TURKEY    UNITED KINGDOM    BRAZIL    RUSSIAN FEDERATION    SOUTH AFRICA    

JAPAN

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Producer Prices
 New national base year (2005=100) for the following series:
   PPI AGRICULTURAL PRODJPN.PPAGTT01.IXOB

NEW ZEALAND

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Production
 The following series have been revised by source:
   Production of total constructionNZL.PRCNTO01.NCIXOB
   Production of total construction saNZL.PRCNTO01.NCIXOBSA
   Production of total industryNZL.PRINTO01.IXOB
   Production of total industry saNZL.PRINTO01.IXOBSA
   Production in total manufacturing NZL.PRMNTO01.NCIXOB
   Production in total manufacturing saNZL.PRMNTO01.NCIXOBSA
   Production in total services sectors NZL.PRSOTO01.NCIXOB
   Production in total services sectors saNZL.PRSOTO01.NCIXOBSA


AUSTRIA

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Consumer Price Index
 New national base year (2005=100) from 1996 for the following series:
   CPI All itemsAUT.CPALTT01.IXOB
 New national base year (2005=100) for the following series:
   CPI All itemsAUT.CPALTT01.IXOB
   CPI Food excl. restaurantsAUT.CPGDFD02.IXOB
   CPI EnergyAUT.CPGREN01.IXOB
   CPI Total non-food non-energyAUT.CPGRLE01.IXOB
   CPI HousingAUT.CPSEHO01.IXOB
   CPI Services (national def.) less housingAUT.CPSELR02.IXOB

CZECH REPUBLIC

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Producer Prices
 New national base year (2005=100) for the following series:
   PPI Manufactured productsCZE.PPIAMP01.IXOB
   PPI Total IndustryCZE.PPIATT01.IXOB

GERMANY

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Orders
 The following series has been included:
   Permits issued for dwellings saDEU.ODCNPI03.IXOBSA

HUNGARY

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Unit Labour Costs
 The following series have been included:
    Benchmarked total labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBC01.ST
    Benchmarked total labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBC05.ST
    Benchmarked total labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBC06.ST
    Benchmarked total labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBC07.ST
    Benchmarked total labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBC08.ST
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBU01.GPSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBU01.GPTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBU01.IXOB
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBU01.IXOBSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - TotalHUN.ULQBBU01.IXOBTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBU05.GPSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBU05.GPTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBU05.IXOB
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBU05.IXOBSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Trade, transport and communication (G_I)HUN.ULQBBU05.IXOBTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBU06.GPSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBU06.GPTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBU06.IXOB
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBU06.IXOBSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Financial and business services (J_K)HUN.ULQBBU06.IXOBTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBU07.GPSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBU07.GPTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBU07.IXOB
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBU07.IXOBSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Market services (G_K)HUN.ULQBBU07.IXOBTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBU08.GPSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBU08.GPTE
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBU08.IXOB
   Benchmarked unit labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBU08.IXOBSA
    Benchmarked unit labour costs - Business sector (C_K)HUN.ULQBBU08.IXOBTE

PORTUGAL

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Production
 Data have been revised by source due to their annual revision which incorporate non-responses:
   Production of buildings PRT.PRCNBD01.QL
   Production of dwellings PRT.PRCNDW01.QL


TURKEY

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Production
 The following series have been revised by source:
   Production of buildings TUR.PRCNBD01.ML
   Production of dwellings TUR.PRCNDW01.ML
Orders
 The following series have been revised by source:
   Permits issued for buildings TUR.ODCNPI02.ML
   Permits issued for dwellings TUR.ODCNPI03.ML

UNITED KINGDOM

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Stocks
 The following series have been revised by source:
   Stocks of manufactured finished goods (Volume) saGBR.STMNFG01.NCCUSA
   Stocks of manufactured intermediate goods (Volume) saGBR.STMNIG01.NCCUSA
   Stocks of total manufactured goods (Volume) saGBR.STMNTO01.NCCUSA

BRAZIL

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National Accounts (for non-member countries)
 The following series have been suppressed:
   GDP FISIM, current pricesBRA.SNACFI01.ST
   GDP FISIM, constant pricesBRA.SNAVFI01.IXOB

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

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Production
 The following series have been included:
   Production of total energyRUS.PRENTO01.IXNB
   Production in total miningRUS.PRMITO01.IXNB
   Production in total manufacturingRUS.PRMNTO01.IXNB

SOUTH AFRICA

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National Accounts (for non-member countries)
 The following series has been suppressed:
   GDP Taxes on products and imports, current prices, saZAF.SNACTS01.STSA