Nowadays, policymaking and economic analyses rely heavily on statistics and international comparisons. The demand for high-frequency, reliable but also easily accessible data is increasing. To respond to this demand, the OECD has created the Short-Term Indicators Dashboard, covering G20 countries and selected regional aggregates. It allows users to follow key macro-economic developments using interactive charts and tables. The Dashboard is updated twice a month, allowing users to track economic trends in a timely matter.
This user-guide provides a brief description of the OECD Dashboard of short-term indicators and some background information on the indicators included in the tool. A data codebook of all indicators including source, links to original datasets, frequency, unit of measure and country/zones coverage is included in the Annex.
The Dashboard is updated twice a month:
24 January 2023
For further information, contact the OECD Statistics and Data Directorate.