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OECD National Accounts, 1955-2017

Title details

SN: 5540
Title: OECD National Accounts, 1955-2017
Alternative title: OECD NA
Persistent identifier: 10.5257/oecd/na/2012-06
Depositor: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Principal investigator(s): Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Subject Categories

Economic conditions and indicators - Economics


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The OECD National Accounts presents a series of databases all containing data related to national accounts and their components including comparable statistics for key indicators. Countries covered vary but generally include OECD countries and a select group of non-OECD countries. The database is updated on a quarterly and annual basis and runs from 1955.

These data were first provided by the UK Data Service in October 2006. The UK Data Service web site includes further information on its OECD National Accounts Statistics holdings, including a dataset user guide and details of latest database updates.

Citation: The bibliographic citation for the database is: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development ({YYYY}): National Accounts ({Ed. Data download: YYYY-MM}). UK Data Service. DOI: {edition specific doi - e.g.}.

Alternative DOIs: 10.1787/na-data-en (to access via OECD.Stat subscription).
Main Topics:
The database covers:
  • Gross Domestic Product
  • lending
  • saving
  • income
  • household final consumption expenditure
  • detailed accounts for population and employment
  • exchange rates and purchasing power parities
  • total employment, self-employment, and employment by industry sector
  • Gross Domestic Product by type of expenditure and by industry
  • gross fixed capital formation by product and by institutional sector
  • components of disposable income.

Coverage, universe, methodology

Time period: 1955 - 2017
Country: Multi-nation
Spatial units: Countries
Observation units: Administrative units (geographical/political)
Kind of data: Numeric data
Aggregate (macro) level
Universe: Cross-national; National
Countries covered include: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, European Union Member States.
Time dimensions: Time Series
the database is updated annually and quarterly
Sampling procedures: See documentation for details
Method of data collection: See documentation for details
Weighting: Weighting used. See documentation for details

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Administrative and access information

Date of release:
First edition: 06 November 2006
Latest edition: 04 September 2017 (35th Edition)
Copyright: Copyright Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Access conditions: The depositor has specified that registration is not required.
Please note: Effective July 15th 2015, the UK Data Service made access to OECD online statistics databases free to all users. Please refer to the OECD's Terms and Conditions.
Availability: UK Data Service
Contact: Get in touch
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