Information Society Indicators in the Russian Federation
This data book continues the series of publications by HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (HSE ISSEK) dedicated to information society statistics. It presents statistical data on ICT infrastructure, the content and media sector and the activities of ICT sector enterprises. In addition data collected in business tendency surveys is provided offering assessments of the activities by enterprises rendering ICT services. Special sections contain indicators of ICT usage in the business enterprise sector, public sector, by public authorities, households, and individuals.
Information Society Indicators in the Russian Federation: Data Book. – Moscow : National Research University – Higher School of Economics, 2014. – 320 p.
Authors: Gulnara Abdrakhmanova, Elena Chernovich, Svetlana Fridlyanova, Leonid Gokhberg, Marina Kevesh, Irina Kouznetsova, Galina Kovaleva, Inna Lola, Georgy Ostapkovich, Valentina Polyakova, and Zinaida Ryzhikova
For the first time information on the distribution of ICT sector employees by age group is provided in the data book. The indicators under consideration are based on state-of-the art methodological approaches to information society statistics and comply with international standards, allowing for international comparison.
The data book uses information provided by the Federal State Statistics Service, Eurostat, the Ministry of Telecom and Mass Media of the Russian Federation, OECD, UNESCO, as well as the results of analytical and methodological studies and special surveys by HSE ISSEK.