There has been considerable progress in the measurement of services over the last twenty years with a wide range of current activities and active groups. Given continuing development needs, two key issues are:
The UN Statistics Commission in March 2003 invited OECD to assist it by coordinating development work on services statistics, that is being undertaken by international organisations and international expert groups. OECD provided a progress report (PDF) on international developments in services statistics to UNSC 2006.
If you wish to find out more about any aspect of services statistics, these pages provide links to:
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