DOI change log

OECD Social and Welfare Statistics, 1980 -

A Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is assigned to each international database every time there is an update to the data. The new DOI will resolve to this page containing a log of previous editions since the allocation of its first DOI. The DOI system supports resource discovery and simplifies citation for users of data collections. Data producers benefit directly through increased visibility of their work.

Abstract:

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Social and Welfare Statistics include internationally comparable statistics on public and private social expenditure at programme level. Previously called the OECD Social Expenditure Database, updated versions from Jan 2013 onwards will include include Pensions at a Glance data. In addition, this database includes the following datasets: Child Well-being, Income distribution and poverty and the OECD Better Life Index.

DOI:

10.5257/oecd/sws/2016

Citation:

Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (2016): OECD Social and Welfare Statistics: Better Life Index 2016, UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sws/2016

Change log:

You will be able to access a recent edition of the OECD Social and Welfare Statistics at UK Data Service. If you wish to access a previous edition of the data, please contact the UK Data Service directly using the UK Data Service help pages.

  • Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (2016): Better Life Index 2016, OECD Social and Welfare Statistics, UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sws/2016. Released on 8th June 2017
  • Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (2015): Better Life Index 2015, OECD Social and Welfare Statistics, UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sws/2015. Released on 14th September 2015
  • Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (2014): Better Life Index 2014, OECD Social and Welfare Statistics, UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sws/2014. Released on 19th November 2014
  • OECD Social and Welfare Statistics (2013). UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sws/2013. Launched via UKDS.Stat at UK Data Service on 19th November 2014

Previous editions released by ESDS International:

  • OECD Social Expenditure Database, Volume 2009 released on 14 July 2010. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/oecd/sed/2009
  • OECD Social Expenditure Database 2007 edition released on 9 August 2007 (n.b. data runs to 2003 and is in Excel format)
  • OECD Social Expenditure Database 2004 edition released on 11 November 2004
  • OECD Social Expenditure Database first made available via ESDS International on 29 March 2004

Back to top  

The UK Data Service website will be undergoing an upgrade to our systems from Thursday 23 August until Wednesday 29 August inclusive. Some parts of the current website, account area and data catalogue will be unavailable. Normal services are expected to resume on 30 August 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Discover UK Data Service

Quick Access To