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Data dictionary

This data dictionary provides internationally recognized definitions of terms with citations to the original sources.
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Terms
Age groups
Agricultural production index
Agricultural products
Agriculture (agriculture, forestry, hunting and related service activities)
Aluminum
Annual growth - see rate of change.
Area - see land and water area.
Base period
Bauxite
Birth rate
Bonds - see government bonds and interest and interest rates.
Building
Cement
Civil aviation traffic
Coal
Coal equivalent
Coal, brown, lignite
Commercial energy
Constant prices
Construction
Consumer prices index
Copper, copper ore, refined copper
Cotton
Cotton fabrics
Cotton yarn
Currency
Death rate
Deposit money banks
Discount rate - see interest and interest rates
Earnings (wages and salaries)
Economically active population
Electricity
Employed, employment
Employee
Employment - see employed.
Energy
Energy consumption
Energy consumption, production and stocks
Energy type
Energy units
Exchange rate
Export industries
Export prices index number
Exports
Exports and exports value of goods (merchandise)
External trade conversion factors
Fabrics
Ferro-alloys
Fibres and filaments
Flax
Floor area
Food Price Index
Food production index - see agricultural production and food production indices.
Fuel
Gasolene
Gold reserves (monetary gold)
Goods loaded and unloaded in international maritime transport
Government bonds
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Growth rate - see rate of change and rate of increase
Hemp
Hours of work
Imports
Imports and imports value, goods (merchandise)
Imports volume and unit value indices
Index number - see Laspeyres's index
Index number, Laspeyres's
Industrial production
Industrial production index
Industrial share prices
Industry
Interest and interest rates
Interest rate, treasury bills
Interest, discount rates
Interest, government bond yield
Interest, short-term rates
Interest, six-month deposit, London offer rate
International liquidity, reserves
International merchandise trade - see exports and imports.
International reserves
Iron ore
Kerosene and jet fuel
Labour force sample survey
Land and water area
Latitude-longitude
Lead and lead ore
Lignite
Long-term bonds (also known as government bond yields)
Long-term rate of change - see rate of change.
Manufacturing
Marriage rate
Marriage rate, crude
Marriages
Merchant vessels
Metals
Money market rate - see short-term rate.
Money supply ("narrow" money)
Motor cars
Motor vehicles
Natural gas
Newsprint
Non-agricultural activities
Non-ferrous base metals - see metals.
Partner countries
Per capita
Petroleum, crude petroleum
Pig iron including foundry
Population census
Population sample survey
Population total
Population, official mid-year estimates
Price indices in international trade
Primary commodities
Producer price indices
Producers prices index
Quantum index
Railways traffic
Ramie
Rate of change
Region (geographical)
Reserve money
Reserves
Residential building
Retail prices index - see consumer prices index.
Rubber (natural or synthetic)
Short-term rates - see interest and interest rates.
Special Drawing Rights (SDRs)
Steel
Terms of trade index
Tin, tin concentrates
Tires (tyres)
Trade
Trade balance
Trade systems
Trading partner countries.
Treasury bill rate -see short-term rate
Unemployment
Unemployment data coverage
Unit value index
United Nations membership
Vehicles - see motor vehicles.
Vital event
Volume index - see quantum index.
Wholesale price index
Wholesale prices index - see producer prices index.
Wool
Yarns
Yields - see long-term bonds
Zinc and zinc ore

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