The “Statistical Yearbook 2008” by the Federal Statistical Office is now available. As always it contains comprehensive date on Germany’s economy, politics and culture as well as on the everyday life of citizens, families and households. Therefore, this data collection is highly suitable as a source of information for strategic business planning and marketing. This yearbook containing 730 pages is available in PDF format. In contrast to the printed version which costs 71 Euros, the electronic version for download is available for free.