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Household survey extraction notes

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2013
Keywords: Household surveys, attainment, participation, efficiency, literacy
This zip file contains extraction notes for household survey datasets used to calculate indicators in the EPDC database. It is organized by country and survey year.

Working with Human Capital Pyramids

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorials, Charts, Human Capital Pyramids, how to, bar charts
This tutorial explains how to create human capital pyramids in Excel by combining two bar charts to create a final pyramid. 

Turning Multiple Charts into a PDF or Word Document

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Charts, Tutorials, PDF, Word, how to
This tutorial reviews three different options (Photo Printing Wizard, Word, and IrfanView) for viewing multiple charts together.

Stacked Area Chart with Historical and Projected Data

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorials, Charts, Stacked Area Chart, Historical Data, Projected Data, how to, Excel
This tutorial reviews the process of making a stacked area chart in Excel with a visible division between historical and projected values. 

Line and XY Combination Chart

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorials, Charts, Combination Chart, how to
This tutorial discusses a technique for creating a line and XY combination chart in Excel. The technique is useful for adding a target or benchmark line to a chart. 

How to Make Animated GIFs

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorials, Charts, Animated Charts, animated GIF, how to
This tutorial explains the process of making animated GIFs. The tutorial expands on the process of building animated graphs in Excel (see the How to Make Animated Graphs tutorial) to create animated charts that can be used on web pages.

Showing Progress with High/Low Lines

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorials, Charts, High/Low Lines, how to
This tutorial teaches you how to create a chart with high/low lines. These help display progress from one year to another. 

Dot and Columns Chart

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: tutorials, chart, dot and columns chart, how to
This tutorial shows you how to create a chart with dots aligned over columns in Excel.

How to Make Animated Graphs

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: Tutorial, animated graphs, scatter plot, how to
This tutorial walks you through the steps of creating a simple animated graph in Excel. The end product is an animated scatter plot (similar to Gapminder World), but the basic technique can be extended to other types of graphs.

Global Education Data

Author(s): EPDC
Year of Publishing: 2008
Keywords: UNESCO, World Bank, OECD

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