STAN indicators: variables coverage
STAN indicators are presented in different groups according to the following main themes: international trade, industrial composition, business enterprise research and development, employment and productivity, and investment.

Further notes on indicators' groups are available in the full documentation, accessible from the file summary menu.

List of variables

Themes and labels database code
International Trade  
Intra-industry trade IIT
Contribution to manufacturing trade balance CMTB
Export / Import ratio XM
Export shares relative to 23 selected OECD countries XMSO23
Import propensity relative to 23 selected OECD countries & the total economy MSPEC23
Import propensity relative to 23 selected OECD countries & total manufacturing MSPEC23M
Export specialisation relative to 23 selected OECD countries & the total economy XSPEC23
Export specialisation relative to 23 selected OECD countries & total manufacturing XSPEC23M
Composition of total exports of goods XSH
Composition of manufacturing exports of goods XSHMAN
Composition of total imports of goods MSH
Composition of manufacturing imports of goods MSHMAN
Export share of production XPROD
Import penetration MPEN
Industrial Composition  
Value added shares relative to the total economy VASH
Value added shares relative to total manufacturing VASHMAN
Value added shares of manufacturing industries relative to 18 selected OECD countries VASHOM
Business Enterprise R&D  
Distribution of R&D expenditures across industries for the total economy RDS
Distribution of R&D expenditures across industries for total manufacturing RDSMAN
R&D expenditures shares across 12 selected OECD countries RDSO12
R&D intensity using value added RDIV
R&D intensity using production RDIP
Employment and Productivity  
Employment shares in the total economy EMPSH
Employment shares in total manufacturing EMPSHM
Labour compensation per employee relative to the total economy LABEMP
Labour compensation per employee relative to total manufacturing LABEMPM
Labour share of value added LABVAL
Labour productivity LPDTY
Unit labour cost ULC
Investment  
Investment intensity based on value added INVIV
Investment shares relative to the total economy INVSH
Investment shares relative to total manufacturing INVSHM