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50 Years of Data and Statistics on Asia and the Pacific

Explore the 50th edition of Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific which presents the latest statistics on economic, financial, social, and environmental and Sustainable Development indicators for 49 economies in the region. The publication is combined with an online database offering access to more than 1,000 statistical indicators from the year 2000 onwards.

Our Mission

Achieve a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining our efforts to eradicate extreme poverty.

  Strategy 2030   Annual Report 2018   Agreement Establishing ADB

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Government at a Glance Southeast Asia 2019

This joint ADB-OECD report uses 34 indicators to assess government performance in 10 Southeast Asian countries.

Blog Entry

Job safety does not happen by accident

Health and safety on the jobsite involves more than simply enforcing rules and regulations. A culture of prevention, as well as innovative digital solutions, are needed to keep workers alive and healthy.

In the Spotlight: ADB's Focus on Social Development and Poverty

Inclusiveness lies at the heart of all successful poverty relief and development outcomes. ADB's social development agenda involves people and their communities, organizations, institutions, societies, and governments in all poverty relief activities.


Social Protection to Address Demographic Shift in Asia and the Pacific Region

Wendy Walker, Chief of ADB's Social Development Thematic Group, discusses how ADB is supporting its developing member countries to address the demographic shift affecting Asia and the Pacific.


The Social Protection Indicator for Asia: Assessing Progress

This publication provides updates on Social Protection Indicators of 24 countries in Asia, with an analysis of 2015 data on social protection programs.

Blog Entry

Why I’m optimistic we can achieve SDG #1—ending poverty in all its forms, everywhere

The graduation approach provides a sequenced intervention designed to overcome multiple barriers that prevent the extreme poor from breaking out of poverty.

ADB in the Capital Markets

A leading triple-A borrower in the international markets, ADB raises funds regularly through bond issues in international and domestic capital markets, reflecting strong credit fundamentals and conservative financial policies.

Institutional Document

Investor Presentation

The ADB Investor Presentation provides an overview of the Asian Development Bank, its operations, and other information relevant to prospective investors.


ADB Green Bonds Newsletter and Impact Report 2018

At least 75% of the number of ADB’s committed operations will be supporting climate change mitigation and adaptation by 2030. Climate finance from ADB’s own resources will reach $80 billion during 2019–2030.

Private Sector Financing

Private investment is key to Asia’s prosperity. ADB works with private sector clients to empower communities in many ways—like building the infrastructure they need, boosting farmer incomes, and delivering clean energy supplies.


Public–Private Partnership Monitor (Second Edition)

This publication presents information on the status of the public–private partnership (PPP) environment in 12 ADB member countries.


Scaling-up Investment in Agribusiness is Helping Transform Asia and the Pacific

Agribusiness is a potent way for countries to achieve almost all of their SDGs. ADB is working with private sector partners to have transformational impact on agribusiness in Asia and the Pacific.


Economic research and statistical work contributes to knowledge generation in ADB and help strengthen its institutional priorities and effectiveness of country operations.

ADB Data Library

The ADB Data Library is the central store for all of ADB's public data. Browse data, view visualizations and interact with APIs.