DBNotes Countries - Sep08

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS DATABASE NOTES
SEPTEMBER 2008

AVAILABLE ON DISK FROM 05/09/2008
(STA05)DBNotes/Sep

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

UNITED STATES    JAPAN    KOREA    DENMARK    FRANCE    

UNITED STATES

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Leading indicators national sources
 The following series has been suppressed:
   BCD LEADING INDICATORUSA.LNCSTL00.ST







JAPAN

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Leading indicators national sources
 The following series have been suppressed:
   EPA COINCIDENT INDIC (DIFFUS )JPN.LNCSTC03.ST
   EPA LAGGING INDICATOR (DIFFUS )JPN.LNCSTG03.ST
   EPA LEADING INDICATOR (DIFFUS )JPN.LNCSTL03.ST
Employment
 The following series are now available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Civilian employment: females JPN.EMESCVFE.ST
   Civilian employment: males JPN.EMESCVMA.ST
 The following series are now seasonally adjusted by the source agency and are available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Civilian employment: females saJPN.EMESCVFE.STSA
   Civilian employment: males saJPN.EMESCVMA.STSA
   Civilian employment: all persons saJPN.EMESCVTT.IXOBSA
   Civilian employment: all persons saJPN.EMESCVTT.STSA
Unemployment
 The following series are now available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Unemployment level: survey-based (females) JPN.UNLVSUFE.ST
   Unemployment level: survey-based (males) JPN.UNLVSUMA.ST
   Unemployment rate: survey-based (females) JPN.UNRTSUFE.ST
   Unemployment rate: survey-based (males) JPN.UNRTSUMA.ST
   Unemployment rate: survey-based (all persons) JPN.UNRTSUTT.ST
 The following series are now seasonally adjusted by the source agency and are available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Unemployment level: survey-based (females) saJPN.UNLVSUFE.STSA
   Unemployment level: survey-based (males) saJPN.UNLVSUMA.STSA
   Unemployment level: survey-based (all persons) saJPN.UNLVSUTT.STSA
Population & Labour force
 The following series are now available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Civilian labour force: females JPN.PLLFCLFE.ST
   Civilian labour force: males JPN.PLLFCLMA.ST
 The following series are now seasonally adjusted by the source agency and are available on a monthly basis from 1955:
   Civilian labour force: females saJPN.PLLFCLFE.STSA
   Civilian labour force: males saJPN.PLLFCLMA.STSA
   Civilian labour force: all persons saJPN.PLLFCLTT.STSA

KOREA

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Hours
 From 2008, the following series is now available on a quarterly basis:
   Monthly hours worked: manufacturing KOR.HOHWMN03.IXOB


DENMARK

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Work started
 The following series have been revised by source due to a recent review of the structure of Danish municipalities:
   Work started for buildingsDNK.WSCNBD01.ML
   Work started for buildings saDNK.WSCNBD01.MLSA
Work in progress
 The following series have been revised by source due to a recent review of the structure of Danish municipalities:
   Work in progress for construction of buildings DNK.WICNBD01.ST
   Work in progress for construction of dwellings DNK.WICNDW01.ST

FRANCE

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Producer Prices
 The following series has been suppressed by source:
   PPI Petroleum productsFRA.PPOGRP01.IXOB