Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2007

Date: August 2007
Type: Books
Series: Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific
ISBN: 978-971-561-624-9 (print)
ISSN: 0116-3000 (print)


Key Indicators 2007: Inequality in Asia is the 38th edition of the flagship annual statistical data book of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). It presents the latest available economic, financial, social, environmental, and Millennium Development Goals (MDG) indicators for regional members of ADB. Data are grouped under MDG and Regional Tables. Nontechnical explanations and brief analyses of the MDG achievements and economic, financial, social, and environmental developments are included. The regional tables are largely based on a comprehensive set of country tables.

It features:

  • 30 regional tables of socio-economic and financial indicators for 45 developing member countries of ADB
  • 8 Millennium Development Goals Tables
  • 45 country tables, with 18-year time-series on
    • population
    • labor force and employment
    • national accounts
    • production
    • energy
    • price indices
    • money and banking
    • government finance
    • external trade
    • balance of payments
    • international reserves
    • exchange rates
    • external indebtedness
  • a special chapter which focuses on Inequality in Asia