Key Indicators of Developing Asian and Pacific Countries 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 country tables. Its new layout features:

  • 38 regional tables of socio-economic and financial indicators, including the Millennium Development Goals indicators, for 40 developing member countries of ADB.
  • 40 country 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 PDF XLS
Education Indicators PDF XLS
Environment Indicators PDF XLS
Health and Nutrition Indicators PDF XLS
Mortality and Reproductive Health PDF XLS
Population PDF XLS
Population by Age Group PDF XLS
Labor and Employment by Gender and Economic Activity PDF XLS
Agriculture Production PDF XLS
Land Use PDF XLS
Total and Per Capita GNI PDF XLS
Growth Rates of GDP and Major Sectors PDF XLS
Shares of Major Sectors in GDP PDF XLS
Expenditure Shares in GDP PDF XLS
Domestic Saving, Capital Formation and Resource Gap PDF XLS
Inflation Rate PDF XLS
Government Finance Indicators PDF XLS
Money Supply Indicators PDF XLS
Growth Rates of Merchandise Exports, f.o.b. PDF XLS
Growth Rates of Merchandise Imports, c.i.f. PDF XLS
Direction of Trade: Merchandise Exports PDF XLS
Direction of Trade: Merchandise Imports PDF XLS
Foreign Trade Indicators PDF XLS
Foreign Direct Investment PDF XLS
Official Flows From All Sources to DMCs PDF XLS
Net Private Flows From All Sources to DMCs PDF XLS
Aggregate Net Resource Flows From All Sources to DMCs PDF XLS
International Reserves Indicators PDF XLS
External Debt and Debt Service Payments PDF XLS
Debt Indicators PDF XLS

Statistics by Economy

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



Additional Details

  • Economics
  • 0116-3000 (Print)

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