Regional: Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012

Sovereign (Public) Project | 46143-001 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Rao, Lakshman Rao Nagraj Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department Request for information
  • Regional
  • Public sector management
Project Name Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012
Project Number 46143-001
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8104-REG: Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Contribute to better development outcomes through formulation of better policies that are based on data-intensive research.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Improved content and coverage of the Key Indicators.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Improved content of the Key Indicators book including accompanying stand-alone publications

2. Updated website for Key Indicators

3. A version of Key Indicators in hand held devices

4. Background research papers for the Key Indicators 2012

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services

The Key Indicators publication is produced by a team consisting of the ERDI international, national, and administrative staff with support from international and national consultants. For Key Indicators 2012, about 15 person-months of international consultancy services and 90 person-months of national consultancy services will be needed for the entire production, i.e., for the statistical tables (country, MDG, and regional tables), the special chapter, the special supplement, and other developmental activities related to improving data quality and promoting effective dissemination of results and findings

Consultants for the Key Indicators 2012 Special Chapter and Related Research

1. Lead Economics Consultant (International, 2 person-months, intermittent)

2. Urban Economists (Country Case Studies of 6 DMCs; National, 2 person-months each, intermittent, 6 consultants)

3. Economics Editor (International, 1.5 person-months, intermittent)

4. Economists (International, 4 consultants, 2 person-months each)

5. Research Analysts (National, 2 consultants, 8 person-months each)

Consultants for the Statistical Tables

1. Economics and Statistics Specialists (National, 42 person-months, 7 consultants)

2. IT expert/statistician (National, 3 person-months)

3. Statistician (International, 2 person-months)

4. Manuscript Editor (International, 1.5 person-month, intermittent)

5. Graphics Designer (National, 1 person-month, intermittent)

6. Inclusive Growth Expert (International, 0.7 person-month)

7. Economics and Statistics Research Assistant (National, 2 consultants, 14 person-months)

8. Copyeditor (National, 1 person-month)

Procurement Procurement of equipment, if any, will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). The equipment will be handed over to national statistics offices upon completion of the TA
Responsible ADB Officer Rao, Lakshman Rao Nagraj
Responsible ADB Department Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Responsible ADB Division Development Indicators and Policy Research Division
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Concept Clearance 30 Mar 2012
Fact Finding 04 May 2012 to 21 May 2012
Approval 28 Jun 2012
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 02 May 2012

TA 8104-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Jun 2012 - 28 Jun 2012 31 Dec 2013 31 May 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 800,000.00 28 Jun 2012 678,507.25

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