ESCAP Statistical Database

The Statistics Division maintains the ESCAP online statistical database providing a regional perspective on development issues in Asia and the Pacific. The database, containing approximately 630 data series, is updated twice a year (March and September) and made available online for users.

Access the ESCAP Statistical Database

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific

Cover of Statistical Yearbook

The Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific, published every two years, constitutes the printed version of the statistical database. In addition to summary data tables, the Statistical Yearbook includes short introductory analytical texts highlighting major trends and presenting key messages of importance for the region on population, education, health, poverty and inequalities, gender, economy, environment and connectivity issues.

Download the 2013 edition of the Statistical Yearbook at:

Data Visualization

The data visualization area offers alternative ways for data users to manipulate data through a choice of interactive tools to generate time-animated statistical charts and maps.

We welcome your feedback and comments on how to improve the online database and related products to ensure their greatest value to your work. E-mail: