The Statistical Yearbook provides in a single volume a comprehensive compilation of internationally available statistics on social and economic conditions and activities, at world, regional and national levels, for an appropriate historical period. It is prepared by the Statistics Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, of the United Nations Secretariat.

Statistical Yearbook – 57th issue (2012)

Browse contents:

  • Introduction PDF
  • Tables
    • Part 1: World and region summary
      • 1. World statistics – selected series PDF
      • 2. Population, rate of increase, birth and death rates, surface area and density PDF
      • 3. Index numbers of total agricultural and food production PDF
      • 4. Index numbers of per capita agricultural and food production PDF
      • 5. Production, trade and consumption of commercial energy PDF
      • 6. Total imports and exports by regions PDF
    • Part 2: Population and social statistics
      • Population
        • 7. Selected indicators of life expectancy, childbearing and mortality PDF
        • 8. Population in urban and rural areas, rates of growth and largest urban agglomeration population PDF
      • Gender
        • 9. Proportion of seats held by women in national parliament PDF
        • 10. Share of women in wage employment in the non-agricultural sector PDF
        • 11. Ratio of girls to boys in primary, secondary and tertiary education PDF
      • Education
        • 12. Public expenditure on education PDF
        • 13. Teaching staff at the primary, secondary and tertiary levels PDF
      • Nutrition and health
        • 14. Food Supply PDF
        • 15. Population below minimum level of dietary energy consumption PDF
        • 16. People living with HIV PDF
      • Culture and communication
        • 17. Telephones PDF
        • 18. Internet usage PDF
    • Part 3: Economic activity
      • National accounts and industrial production
        • 19. Gross domestic product and gross domestic product per capita PDF
        • 20. Implicit price deflators of gross domestic product PDF
        • 21. Gross domestic product by type of expenditure PDF
        • 22. Gross value added by kind of economic activity PDF
        • 23. Index of industrial production PDF
      • Financial statistics
        • 24. Rates of discount of central banks PDF
        • 25. Short-term interest rates PDF
      • Labour force
        • 26. Unemployment PDF
      • Prices
        • 27. Producer price indices PDF
      • Agriculture, forestry and fishing
        • 28. Agricultural production PDF
        • 29. Oil crops PDF
        • 30. Cereals PDF
        • 31. Roundwood PDF
        • 32. Fish production PDF
        • 33. Fertilizers PDF
        • 34. Livestock PDF
      • Manufacturing
        • 35. Sugar PDF
        • 36. Beer PDF
        • 37. Cigarettes PDF
        • 38. Paper and paperboard PDF
        • 39. Aluminium unwrought PDF
        • 40. Radio receivers PDF
        • 41. Television receivers PDF
        • 42. Household washing and drying machines PDF
        • 43. Machine tools PDF
      • Energy
        • 44. Production, trade and consumption of commercial energy PDF
        • 45. Production of selected energy commodities PDF
      • Environment
        • 46. Land PDF
        • 47. CO2 emissions estimates PDF
        • 48. Ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) PDF
        • 49. Water supply and sanitation coverage PDF
      • Science and technology
        • 50. Personnel in research and development (R&D) PDF
        • 51. Gross domestic expenditure on R&D PDF
    • Part 4: International economic relations
      • International merchandise trade
        • 52. Total imports and exports by regions and countries or areas PDF
        • 53. Total imports and exports by countries or area PDF
        • 54. Manufactured goods exports PDF
      • International tourism and transport
        • 55. Tourist/visitor arrivals by region of origin PDF
        • 56. Tourist/visitor arrivals and tourism expenditure PDF
        • 57. Outbound tourism PDF
      • International finance
        • 58. External debt stocks and flows, long term PDF
        • 59. External debt stocks, (long-term) public and publicly guaranteed PDF
      • Development assistance
        • 60. Disbursements of bilateral and multilateral official development assistance and official aid to individual recipients PDF
        • 61. Net official development assistance from DAC countries to developing countries and multilateral organizations PDF
        • 62. Socio-economic development assistance through the United Nations system PDF
  • Annexes
    • Annex 1 - Country and area nomenclature, regional and other groupings PDF
    • Annex 2 - Technical notes PDF
    • Annex 3 - Conversion coefficients and factors PDF
    • Annex 4 - Annex IV - Tables added and omitted PDF