Quotas - Updated Calculations

Publication Date:

August 4, 2006

Electronic Access:

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The purpose of this paper is to present the results of updating the data set used for quota calculations through 2004. This updated data set will provide the basis for discussions on possible adjustments in the distribution of quotas in the period leading up to the Annual Meetings. The paper describes the methodologies used to update the data set and discusses the impact of the data update on the distribution of calculated quotas among major country groups. More detailed information on the methodology used and results of the updated quota calculations are presented in the appendices.


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Quota Data Files

NEW as of February 27, 2007, Electronic Access: Quota Update Tables A1, A2 (Excel file or Zip file)
Spreadsheet containing data for the tables A1 and A2 of the paper Quota--Updated Calculations (2006) modified to reflect the new quotas for China, Korea, Mexico, and Turkey. Data include GDP (gross domestic product), official reserves, current payments, current receipts, variability of current receipts, and variability of current receipts plus net capital flows.


Publication Date:

August 4, 2006



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