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The URC keeps subject wise news clippings on various social and physical issues related to Karachi and prepares folios on them. On the basis of these folios it publishes a monthly newsletter, both in English and Urdu. It also has reports and maps relevant to Karachi’s urban issues.
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.
UN’s Division of global statistical information which regularly publishes data updates, including the Statistical Yearbook and World Statistics Pocketbook, and books and reports on statistics and statistical methods.
Annual national survey conducted by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics; includes characteristics of labor force (marital status, literacy education etc), labor force participation rates, employment / unemployment / underemployment statistics, occupational safety and health.
A national / provincial survey done every few years by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics; includes data on education, health, water supply and sanitation, and household perceptions of living standards.
A national / provincial survey done every few years by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Includes data presented by consumption quintiles in conformity with social indicators well as to adjust the inflation effects during successive years. Link to report and tables:Actual dataset has to be requested.
Ishrat Husain explains how implementation of reforms can only come after institutional reform. However, in order to effectively improve institutional effectiveness, institutions must be targeted in a sequential manner given current capacity constraints. Read this Dawn.com article for more information. ... See MoreSee Less