Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2014

The Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2014 is made available only as a set of downloadable electronic files comprising short analytical texts introducing the 32 topics;(1) Population (2) Urbanization (3) International Migration (4) Child health (5) Maternal health (6) HIV and AIDS (7) Malaria and tuberculosis (8) Other health risks (9) Financial and human resources for health (10) Participation in education (11) Staying in school and learning to read (12) Financial and human resources for education (13) Research and development (14) Income poverty and inequality (15) Access to water and sanitation (16) Women’s empowerment (17.) Food security (18) Crime (19) Atmosphere and climate change (20) Biodiversity, protected areas and forests (21) Water availability and use (22) Energy supply and use (23) Natural disasters (24) Growth and structural change (25) Fiscal balance (26) Inflation (27) Employment (28) International trade (29) International finance (30) Information and communication technologies (31) Transport (32) Tourism, and related data tables as well as country profiles providing a brief overview of main development indicators for each of the 58 regional member countries/areas of ESCAP.

The Statistical Yearbook ( is accompanied by the following products:

Online statistical database; containing approximately 500 data series (
Data visualization tools: time-series (