ECLAC has developed a number of information systems related to economic and social development in the Latin American and Caribbean region. These systems are available for governments and institutions of the region through direct request to the corresponding divisions. In the next pages, CAN2000 system, the PADI system and REDATAM program are presented.


Creates and processes hierarchical databases from censuses, surveys, vital statistics and other sources for local, regional, and national analyses; produces thematic maps. Free download of the fourth generation: Redatam+SP

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CAN2000 is a modernized and updated version of the Competitive Analysis of Nations (CAN) data bases and analytical softwares ECLAC has produced since the early 1990s. It is available for distribution since November 1st, 2000.

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Program for the Analysis of Industrial Dynamics (PADI)

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Module to Analyse the Growth of International Commerce (MAGIC)

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Interactive Graphic System for International Trade Data (SIGCI)
Provides graphed data on the trade activity of 33 Latin American and Caribbean countries, the original 15 member countries of the European Union and other selected countries (mainly members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum).
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