Total Economy Databaseā„¢ - Sources & Methods

Description of sources and methods used to construct the variables in the Total Economy Database

TED - Sources & Methods - General Description (1 page)

Version: May 2017

This document provides a general overview of the sources and methods used to construct the variables in the Total Economy Database.

Change notes

This document describes the most important changes in the May 2017 release compared to the November 2016 release.

 

The files below pertain to the November 2016 release and broadly still hold for the May 2017 release. Updates to these documents are expected to be released soon.

 TED - Sources & Methods - Detailed Description

Version: November 2016

This document provides a detailed overview of the sources and methods used to construct the variables in the Total Economy Database.

 TED - Detailed Sources

Version: November 2016

This excel file contains detailed information (by country and by year) on the sources and methods used to construct the variables in the file 'TED - Output, Labor, and Labor Productivity, 1950-2016'.


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