IDSB - Industrial Demand-Supply Balance Database
IDSB - 2015 edition at 4-digit level of ISIC Revision 3 & Revision 4
(available online and on CD-ROM)
The UNIDO Industrial Demand-Supply Balance Database at the 4-digit level of ISIC (IDSB) contains highly disaggregated data on the manufacturing sector for the period 1990 onwards and includes trade data. The data are derived from output data reported by NSOs, as presented in the INDSTAT4 database, together with UNIDO estimates for ISIC-based international trade data, by utilizing the United Nations Commodity Trade Database (COMTRADE). The database contains data on output and on trade related items, such as imports, export and apparent consumption. The data are arranged at the 4-digit level of the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) Revision 3 and 4 pertaining to the manufacturing sector, which comprises 127 manufacturing categories in Revision 3 and 137 categories in Revision 4.
The IDSB database contains datasets based on 4-digit level of ISIC Revisions 3 and 4. The data are derived from output data reported by NSOs together with UNIDO estimates for ISIC-based international trade data, by utilizing the United Nations Commodity Trade Database (COMTRADE).
IDSB contains annual time series data (in current US dollars) for eight items:
The data pertain to Manufacturing and are arranged according to Revision 3 of ISIC at the 4 digit level, which comprises 127 industries, and Revision 4 with 137 industries. They are presented by country, industry and year.
The current edition of IDSB covers:
IDSB Rev. 3
Number of countries/areas: 121
Reference period: 1990-2013
IDSB Rev. 4
Number of countries/areas: 68
Reference period: 2000-2013
*Coverage in terms of years, as well as data items, may vary from country to country depending on data availability.
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