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Updated on 5 May 2016

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  • International Recommendations for Water Statistics; Series: M, No. 91 [Arabic]
  • Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence Against Women; Series: F, No.110 [Chinese] [Russian]
  • The World's Women 2010: Trends and Statistics; Series: K, No.19 [Spanish]
  • Guidelines on Integrated Economic Statistics; Series: F, No.108 [French] [Arabic] [Spanish]
  • System of Environmental Economic Accounting 2012 Central Framework; Series: F, No.109 [Arabic] [Spanish]
  • System of National Accounts, 2008; Series: F, No. 2/Rev.5 [French]

The Statistics Division prepares general statistical compilations in print including the Statistical Yearbook, Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, and statistical compilations in special fields including demographic and population statistics, international merchandise trade, national accounts, industrial commodities production, energy, social statistics and indicators, gender statistics and human settlements.

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