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New economy indicators

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We have compiled some of the most important statistics on the new economy. The indicators will be updated, as required, in subsequent issues. For further information on concepts and definitions, please contact

Table 1a General economy and population

Table 1b Gross domestic expenditures on research and development (GERD)

Table 1c Information and communications technology (ICT) sector

Table 1d Information and communications technology (ICT) access and use

Table 1e Telecommunications services indicators

Table 1f Characteristics of biotechnology innovative firms

Table 1g Intellectual property (IP) commercialization