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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: region, statistics, glance, aid, development
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2009-01-30
ISBN-10: 9264044086
ISBN-13: 9789264044081

Development Aid at a Glance 2008  is a comprehensive publication that focuses on various aspects of aid statistics by region. For each continent, it provides 40 tables and graphs covering trends by donors and recipient country as well as the distribution of aid by sector, completed by short texts presenting the main aspects of development aid for each region. It also focuses on efforts in the domains of education, health and water, which relate closely to the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs). For each table, the book provides a dynamic link (StatLink) which directs the user to a web page w
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Author: Organization For Economic Cooperat Oecd
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: glance, education, highlights
Number of Pages: 95
Published: 2011-02-02
ISBN-10: 926408469X
ISBN-13: 9789264084698

This book is based on the OECD's annual compendium of education statistics, Education at a Glance. It provides concise and easily accessible data on key topics in education today, including: Education levels and student numbers: How far have adults studied, and what access do young people have to education? Economic and social benefits of education: How does education affect people's job prospects, and what is its impact on incomes? Paying for education: What share of public spending goes on education, and what is the role of private spending? The school environment: How many hours do teachers
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Author: OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: pacific, asia, glance, health
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2011-05-06
ISBN-10: 9264096183
ISBN-13: 9789264096189

This first edition of Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, The determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, and health care expenditure and financing across 27 Asia/Pacific countries and economies in the Asia/Pacific region.Drawing on data sources, it builds on the format used in previous editions of Health at a Glance: OECD Indicators, and gives readers a better understanding of the factors that affect the health of populations And The performance of health systems.Each of the 32 indicators in the book is presented in a user-fri
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: oecd, countries, across, policies, glance, public, pensions
Number of Pages: 209
Published: 2007-06
ISBN-10: 9264032142
ISBN-13: 9789264032149

Government-mandated pension and retirement policies have changed dramatically during the past decade. Pensions at a Glance presents a consistent framework for comparing public-pension policies across OECD countries, as well as reliable data. The report thus provides the basis for not only evaluating existing pension systems, but also designing and implementing future reforms.   This second edition updates in-depth information on the key features of mandatory pension systems—both public and private--in the 30 OECD countries, including projections of retirement income for today’s workers.
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: indicators, social, oecd, glance, society
Number of Pages: 103
Published: 2011-04-12
ISBN-10: 9264098534
ISBN-13: 9789264098534

This sixth edition of Society at a Glance, OECD's biennial overview of social indicators,  updates some indicators from previous volumes and introduces several new ones. It also features a special chapter on unpaid work. It includes data on the four newest OECD members: Chile, Estonia, Israel and Slovenia. Where available, data on major emerging economies Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russia and South Africa are also included.  www.oecd.org/els/social/indicators
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: pacific, asia, glance, society
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2012-01-31
ISBN-10: 9264105697
ISBN-13: 9789264105690

This is the second edition of Society at a Glance Asia -Pacific, the biennial OECD overview of social indicators. This report addresses the growing demand for quantitative evidence on social well-being and its trends. This report includes a special chapter on unpaid work. It also provides a guide to help readers in understanding the structure of social indicators and a summary. Part II reports on social indicators, including chapters covering the general context, self-sufficiency, equity, health, and social cohesion.
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: glance, education, highlights
Number of Pages: 101
Published: 2009-03
ISBN-10: 9264040617
ISBN-13: 9789264040618

Highlights from Education at a Glance 2008 is a new companion publication to the OECD’s flagship compendium of education statistics, Education at a Glance. It provides easily accessible data on key topics in education today, including: ·         Education levels and student numbers: How far have adults studied, and what access do young people have to education? ·         The economic benefits of education: How does education affect people’s job prospects and what is its impact on incomes?  ·         Paying for education: What share of public spending goes on ed
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