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Facebook, OECD and World Bank Measuring Business Sentiment

Observed Personal Data Economic Development

The Data

Facebook, World Bank and the OECD launched a new measure of business sentiment based on questioning companies that use their Facebook pages to connect with customers through what is called the the Future of Business Survey. In cases where Facebook data could not be used, like in China, more tradtional data collection methods were used.

How the data was shared

According to *The Wall Street Journal*, in testing since February 2016, the Future of Business Survey received responses to 15 queries from a total of 90,000 small and midsize firms across 22 countries.

Purpose of Data Shared

This initiative attempts to provide accurate and timely information about business sentiment accross developed and developing countries in order to support economic growth and better inform business practices.

Region: Worldwide

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