DBNotes Countries - Feb09

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS DATABASE NOTES
FEBRUARY 2009

AVAILABLE ON DISK FROM 06-02-2009
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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

AUSTRALIA    DENMARK    FINLAND    GREECE    TURKEY    ESTONIA    

AUSTRALIA

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Sales
 New ABS reference year 2006-2007 for the following series:
   Total retail trade (Volume)AUS.SLRTTO01.IXOB
   Total retail trade (Volume) saAUS.SLRTTO01.IXOBSA
   Total retail trade (Volume)AUS.SLRTTO01.QL
   Total retail trade (Volume) saAUS.SLRTTO01.QLSA
   Total retail trade (Value)AUS.SLRTTO02.CU
   Total retail trade (Value) saAUS.SLRTTO02.CUSA


DENMARK

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Stocks
 The following series has been included:
    Stocks of total manufactured goods (Value)DNK.STMNTO02.ST
 The following series has been suppressed:
   Stocks of total manufactured goods (Value)DNK.STMNTO02.CU

FINLAND

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Employment
 The content of the following series has been changed to exclude the career military:
   Civilian employment:FIN.EMESCVTT.IXOB
   Civilian employmentFIN.EMESCVTT.ST

GREECE

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Employment
 The following series have been revised for the period 1998-2000:
   Civilian employment: all persons GRC.EMESCVTT.IXOB
   Civilian employment: all persons GRC.EMESCVTT.ST

TURKEY

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Production
 New national base year (2005=100) for the following series are re-referenced to the OECD reference year (2000=100):
   Production of total energyTUR.PRENTO01.IXOB
   Production of total industryTUR.PRINTO01.IXOB
   Production of total industry saTUR.PRINTO01.IXOBSA
   Production in total miningTUR.PRMITO01.IXOB
   Production in total manufacturingTUR.PRMNTO01.IXOB
   Production in total manufacturing saTUR.PRMNTO01.IXOBSA

ESTONIA

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Foreign Trade
 The following series have been included:
   ITS Exports f.o.b. total saEST.XTEXVA01.CXMLSA
   ITS Exports f.o.b. totalEST.XTEXVA01.NCML
   ITS Exports f.o.b. total saEST.XTEXVA01.NCMLSA
   ITS Imports c.i.f. total saEST.XTIMVA01.CXMLSA
   ITS Imports c.i.f. totalEST.XTIMVA01.NCML
   ITS Imports c.i.f. total saEST.XTIMVA01.NCMLSA
   ITS Net trade (f.o.b. - c.i.f.) saEST.XTNTVA01.CXMLSA
   ITS Net trade (f.o.b. - c.i.f.)EST.XTNTVA01.NCML
   ITS Net trade (f.o.b. - c.i.f.) saEST.XTNTVA01.NCMLSA