The purpose of Statistical 40 year’s book is to reflect the success of socio-economics development in Lao People's Democratic Republic since the country was liberated in 1975 to nowadays, it is over 40 years of national socio-economics development under the leadership of the party and the government, which led the nation stepped up tirelessly from this success toward the achievement of success that often comes better. This information will be as a reference for research, planning and policies in solving problems and can be a reference for monitoring, evaluation and formulation of socio-economic development; and for mornitoring progress of Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015 and graduation from Least Developed Country (LDCs) status by 2020 and in order to fulfill the general user’s need.
The Statistical 40 year’s book comprises basic data from various censuses, surveys and administrative reports, which reflect to socio-economic dynamic and situation of Lao PDR in the pass years. Herewith, some of the information in the book is estimated in order to fulfill the data gap, which data collection is abnormal. In addition, the international statistics part also has been included to provide reference information for studies and international comparison.
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