wiiw Handbook of Statistics 2012: Central, East and Southeast Europe


Alexandra Bykova, Beate Muck, Renate Prasch, Monika Schwarzhappel and Galina Vasaros

wiiw Handbook of Statistics No. 2012, November 2012
428 pages including 248 Tables and 117 Graphs

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The Handbook is published annually and contains revised, updated and expanded annual and monthly statistics.
Time series and related tables are extracted from the Annual, Monthly and Foreign Direct Investment Databases maintained and regularly updated by wiiw.

The hardcopy includes a PDF on CD-ROM (with identical content as the hardcopy).

  • 18 countries covered in detail
  • Time series given for 2000, 2005, 2008-2011, graphs range from 2007 to September 2012
  • Reliable data, comparable across countries for a broad range of economic indicators

New features:

  • Activity breakdown by NACE Rev. 2 classification included for the majority of countries
  • Key indicators are now available also for neighbouring countries (AT, DE) and for other cohesion countries (GR, IE, PT, ES) allowing for easy cross-country comparisons



  • Cross-country overview
    • 1. Macroeconomic indicators
    • 2. External sector
  • Data by indicators
    • 1. Main economic indicators
    • 2. Gross domestic product by activities
    • 3. Employment by activities
    • 4. Labour productivity and wages by activities
    • 5. Gross domestic product by expenditure
    • 6. Gross fixed capital formation by type and activities
    • 7. Foreign trade in goods
      • 7.1 Foreign trade by country groupings
      • 7.2 Exports to the top thirty partners
      • 7.3 Imports from the top thirty partners
      • 7.4 Exports and imports by SITC commodity groups
    • 8. Balance of payments




Related Publication

The Excel version contains:

  • data in Excel by chapter and by country
  • time series from 1990 - 2011

wiiw Handbook of Statistics 2012:
CD-ROM - Excel



Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database, wiiw FDI Database

Countries covered: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine

ISBN-13: 978-85209-030-6