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OECD in Figures 2008

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This 20th edition of OECD in Figures is an original, simple to use, pocket data book. It is a primary statistical source. As with all OECD data, it is compiled and checked by our experts, so that decision-makers in government, research and business know they can rely on it.

The 2008 edition of OECD in Figures contains key data ranging from economic growth and employment to education and migration. There are comparable tables on the environment, science, public finances, and on every theme the organisation is working on. For added perspective, OECD in Figures includes a selection of graphs, highlighting key challenges, such as public debt, climate change and development aid.

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Business statistics, 2005

Business statistics, 2005 appears in OECD in Figures 2008.

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OECD in Figures 2008 > Economy > Business statistics, 20051
  Manufacturing Wholesale and retail trade Business services and real estate
  Production Number of employees2 3 Number of enterprises4 Production Number of employees2 3 Number of enterprises4 Production Number of employees2 3 Number of enterprises4
  Billion USD Thousands Thousands Billion USD Thousands Thousands Billion USD Thousands Thousands
                   
Australia 242 994 131 153 1756 337 166 1005 676
Austria 156 598 28 64 536 77 48 323 82
Belgium 254 578 37 95 465 134 78 364 106
Canada 397 1947 49 .. .. .. .. .. ..
Czech Republic 96 1202 151 23 489 227 19 299 252
Denmark 96 401 19 83 421 49 55 321 71
Finland 129 400 25 31 244 47 28 191 49
France 1089 3662 256 400 3044 702 502 2990 595
Germany 1814 7004 204 398 3980 415 439 3530 587
Greece 36 296 88 .. .. 305 .. .. 145
Hungary 86 754 65 19 484 156 14 292 194
Iceland .. 16 3 .. 23 5 .. 14 17
Ireland 133 215 4 29 260 29 36 155 31
Italy 1038 3837 519 478 1787 1255 292 1527 1031
Japan 2683 7549 277 .. 10720 .. .. .. ..
Korea 832 2727 117 331 1242 899 58 1149 206
Luxembourg 11 37 01 5 39 7 7 49 9
Mexico 254 3464 348 81 2601 1780 29 1120 157
Netherlands 286 725 46 135 1158 162 152 1214 147
New Zealand 48 277 23 27 328 53 29 217 134
Norway 71 252 9 50 332 57 50 213 93
Poland 194 2245 192 127 1460 591 37 632 268
Portugal 87 851 104 41 821 299 33 523 207
Slovak Republic 36 404 7 8 177 17 4 101 11
Spain 572 2465 220 213 2552 819 194 2019 584
Sweden 208 709 60 62 501 124 91 452 216
Switzerland .. .. .. 64 522 40 56 323 30
Turkey 200 2085 281 57 1333 968 17 401 110
United Kingdom 793 3138 153 462 4595 383 611 4296 617
United States 4735 13169 346 .. 21761 1267 .. 17057 1139
1. Data sources typically cover establishments and/or enterprises above a certain threshold (often based on employees or turnover above a certain level) which can vary across countries and across sectors, affecting data comparability in some cases. For a description of the data coverage, see country notes in Structural and Demographic Business Statistics.
2. Number of persons engaged for Switzerland.
3. Labour Force Survey data for Australia and Iceland.
4. Number of establishments for Japan, Korea and Mexico.
.. Not available or not applicable.
Sources:
Structural and Demographic Business Statistics, OECD database.
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