Information has become a major driving force in economies. For many years, ADB has assisted its members in gathering and disseminating better statistical data. ADB disseminates recent key economic, financial, and social indicators compiled from regional members and other international sources. Available data and statistical resources are shown below.
Indicators include: GDP, inflation, industrial production, and retail sales for the real sector; trade, exchange rates, and balance of payments for the external sector; and money supply, stock prices, and banking indicators for the monetary and financial sector. VIEW DATABASE
Twelve trade indicators, 8 foreign direct investment (FDI) indicators, and 17 money and finance indicators. Examples of indicators include intra-regional trade share, trade intensity, intra-regional FDI flow and share, and portfolio share. VIEW DATABASE
A review of recent economic performance, new RCI developments in Asia and the Pacific, and analysis of initiatives or events that will affect the process of cooperation and integration. MORE