World Statistics Pocketbook 2013
Release Date: May, 2013
ISBN 13: 9789211615708
Sales Number: 13.XVII.4
252 page(s), 4x7
Series: World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
Publisher: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs
The World Statistics Pocketbook 2013 is the thirty-second in a series of annual compilations of key statistical indicators prepared by the United Nations Statistics Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Over 50 indicators have been collected from more than 20 international statistical sources and are presented in one-page profiles for 216 countries or areas of the world. This issue covers various years from 2005 to 2012. For the economic indicators, in general, three years - 2005, 2010 and 2011 - are shown; for the indicators in the social and environmental categories, data for one year are presented. The topics covered include: agriculture, balance of payments, education, energy, environment, food, gender, health, industrial production, information and communication, international finance, international tourism, international trade, labour, migration, national accounts, population and prices.