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Index of Industrial Production Statistics, 1968-1977 (ICPSR 7895)

Principal Investigator(s): United Nations


The United Nations created this data collection using data from reporting countries regarding their yearly industrial production for the years 1968-1977. Each of these countries supplied statistics on the quantities produced for each year and industry. Industries are classified using the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC) Code.

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Study Description


United Nations. INDEX OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION STATISTICS, 1968-1977. ICPSR07895-v1. New York, NY: United Nations [producer], 198?. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1983. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07895.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07895.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    economic activity, economic indicators, economic trends, industrial production, industry, international affairs, international economics, nations, production levels, productivity, statistical data

Geographic Coverage:    Global

Time Period:   

  • 1968--1977

Universe:    Countries reporting yearly industrial production statistics to the United Nations for 1968-1977.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

The Index of Industrial Production Statistics, 1968-1977 (ICPSR 7895) data are provided in EBCDIC format. The file should be designated a binary file when used on a non-EBCDIC system.


Data Source:

reports of yearly industrial production statistics


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-05-11


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