On International Education Day – January 24, 2023 - country-level data from the ICP on price levels and expenditures on pre-primary through to tertiary education are explored in a new blog via three interactive visualizations.
This interactive visual guide illustrates how PPPs, price levels and other ICP results enable a wealth of indicators benefitting analysis and monitoring by national governments, policy makers, and other users.
A new story on the World Development Indicators platform - Purchasing Power Parities – putting a global public good to work in socioeconomic analyses – provides an overview of PPPs and their use across the policy making spectrum.
Global and regional reports provide results for each ICP reference year and interim results for a selection of regions. Historical reports date back to 1975.
ICP Manuals and Guides
Manuals and Guides provide a comprehensive overview of ICP methodology and guidance on ICP operational modalities, as well as guidelines on integrating CPI and ICP production activities and estimation of subnational PPPs, in addition to guidance notes on conducting ICP surveys in light of COVID-19.
This eLearning course on the World Bank’s Open Learning Campus platform introduces the concepts, data requirements, methodology, uses, and applications of purchasing power parities (PPPs) as well as an overview of the ICP.