Key Indicators 2003

Publication | August 2003

Despite considerable progress in expanding and improving education systems, millions of children in Asia are still out of school, millions of adults remain illiterate, and there are many issues related to the quality of education.

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This publication 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 economy tables. Its new layout features:

  • 38 regional tables of socio-economic and financial indicators, including the Millennium Development Goals indicators, for 40 developing member economies of ADB.
  • 40 economy tables (with 18 years time-series available on-line in Excel format) 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 on Education for Global Participation, which addresses long-term strategic issues of education in the new economy.



Part I: Special Chapter: Education for Global Participation

Part II: Regional Tables

Poverty, Inequality and Human Development   XLS
Education Indicators   XLS
Environment Indicators   XLS
Health and Nutrition Indicators   XLS
Mortality and Reproductive Health   XLS
Population   XLS
Population by Age Group   XLS
Labor and Employment by Gender and Economic Activity   XLS
Agriculture Production   XLS
Land Use   XLS
Total and Per Capita GNI   XLS
Growth Rates of GDP and Major Sectors   XLS
Shares of Major Sectors in GDP   XLS
Expenditure Shares in GDP   XLS
Domestic Saving, Capital Formation and Resource Gap   XLS
Inflation Rate   XLS
Government Finance Indicators   XLS
Money Supply Indicators   XLS
Growth Rates of Merchandise Exports, f.o.b.   XLS
Growth Rates of Merchandise Imports, c.i.f.   XLS
Direction of Trade: Merchandise Exports   XLS
Direction of Trade: Merchandise Imports   XLS
Foreign Trade Indicators   XLS
Foreign Direct Investment   XLS
Official Flows From All Sources to DMCs   XLS
Net Private Flows From All Sources to DMCs   XLS
Aggregate Net Resource Flows From All Sources to DMCs   XLS
International Reserves Indicators   XLS
External Debt and Debt Service Payments   XLS
Debt Indicators   XLS

Statistics by Economy

Afghanistan   XLS
Azerbaijan   XLS
Bangladesh   XLS
Bhutan   XLS
Cambodia   XLS
China, People's Republic of   XLS
Cook Islands   XLS
Fiji Islands   XLS
Hong Kong, China   XLS
India   XLS
Indonesia   XLS
Kazakhstan   XLS
Kiribati   XLS
Korea, Republic of   XLS
Kyrgyz Republic   XLS
Lao People's Democratic Republic   XLS
Malaysia   XLS
Maldives   XLS
Marshall Islands   XLS
Micronesia, Federated States of   XLS
Mongolia   XLS
Myanmar   XLS
Nepal   XLS
Pakistan   XLS
Papua New Guinea   XLS
Philippines   XLS
Samoa   XLS
Singapore   XLS
Solomon Islands   XLS
Sri Lanka   XLS
Taipei,China   XLS
Tajikistan   XLS
Thailand   XLS
Tonga   XLS
Turkmenistan   XLS
Tuvalu   XLS
Uzbekistan   XLS
Vanuatu   XLS
Viet Nam   XLS



Additional Details

  • Economics
  • 0116-3000 (Print)

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