Wealth Accounting

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The wealth accounting approach provides two related sets of information: comprehensive wealth accounts (a stock measure in total and per capita values), and adjusted net savings (a flow measure). The wealth accounts were updated in 2018, using a new methodology described in The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018. The Adjusted Net Savings database is updated annually.

Type: 
Time Series
Languages Supported: 
English
External Contact Email: 
Topics: 
Economic Growth
Granularity: 
Geographical Coverage: 
World
Economy Coverage: 
Blend
High Income
IBRD
IDA
Low Income
Lower Middle Income
Upper Middle Income
Number of Economies: 
141
Periodicity: 
Annual
Temporal Coverage: 
1995 - 2014

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
January 30, 2018

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Harvest System ID: 
Indicators API

Harvest Source ID

Harvest Source ID: 
59
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Source Type: 
Wealth Accounting, The World Bank

The wealth accounting approach provides two related sets of information: comprehensive wealth accounts (a stock measure in total and per capita values), and adjusted net savings (a flow measure). The wealth accounts were updated in 2018, using a new methodology described in The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018. The Adjusted Net Savings database is updated annually.

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Modified Date
2019-12-06
Release Date
Periodicity
Annual
Identifier
90a34ea4-8a5c-11e6-ae22-56b6b64103
Temporal Coverage

1995 - 2014

License
License Not Specified
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Type: 
Languages Supported: 
Terms of Use: 
Number of Economies: 
141
Is this dataset a subscription: 
No
Geographical Coverage: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
Source Type: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, January 1, 1995
End Date: 
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
SEN
Last Updated Date: 
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
External Contact Email: 
Granularity: 
Harvest Source: 
Harvest System ID: 
59
Citation Text: 
Wealth Accounting, The World Bank
Modified date: 
17561
Primary Dataset: 
Yes

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