Statistics and Data Directorate


  • The Statistics Newsletter, December 2020

    In this issue: Has COVID-19 distorted international comparability of unemployment rates?; All you need is trust: informing the role of government in the COVID-19 context; Updating the 2008 System of National Accounts: a major endeavour; A data-driven decade of action: making financing for development data smarter and more….

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  • Gender Data Portal

    The OECD Gender Data Portal includes selected indicators shedding light on gender inequalities in education, employment, entrepreneurship, governance, health and development, showing how far we are from achieving gender equality and where actions is most needed.

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  • OECD Better Life Initiative

    The OECD Better Life Initiative brings together several strands of the OECD’s work on measuring well-being and progress, including the How’s Life? report and its research agenda, and the Better Life Index.

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OECD annual inflation picks up to 1.5% in January 2021 while Euro Area records sharp increase to 0.9%

3 Mar 2021 – Annual inflation in the OECD area picked up to 1.5% in January 2021, compared with 1.2% in December 2020. Following a rebound between December and January, the annual decline in energy prices was less pronounced in January (minus 3.9%) than in December (minus 6.5%), while food price inflation slowed slightly to 3.1%, compared with 3.2% in December. 


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