Last Updated: Jul 8, 2013
Welcome to the subject guide for locating International Statistical Information on the web.
Use the tabs to locate resources that will help you get started with your research.
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- United Nations Statistics Database
UNdata allows searching and downloading a variety of statistical resources and data series from statistical databases provided by the UN System. Covers: Education, Employment, Energy, Environment, Food and Agriculture, Health, Human Development, Industry, Information and Communication Technology, National Accounts, Population, Refugees, Trade and Tourism.
- OECD Statistics
From the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and includes global economic and social statistics.
- World Economic Forum Reports
Broad range of reports which can be filtered to the Middle East Region including:
Global World Competitiveness Report, Arab World Competitiveness Report, The GCC Countries and the World Report, The UAE and the World Report, Global Gender Gap Report
- 2011 Statistical Abstract – International Statistics
Created by the U.S. Census Bureau and included international economic and social statistics.
- World Bank Data
World Bank Data provides direct access to more than 1,200 indicators, covering 209 countries. Included are the World Development Indicators (WDI), Global Development Finance (GDF), Africa Development Indicators (ADI) and Global Economic Monitor (GEM).
- UNESCO Institute for Statistics
Global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, technology, culture and communication
- CIA World Fact book
Created by the U.S. Government and includes international statistics summaries by country.
- World Data Analyst Online
Online and multimedia version of Encyclopedia Britannica, includes the World Data Analyst Online, a program with current and historical statistics on 217 countries of the world which makes for easy historical and cross-national comparisons.
Economic and social statistics for the European Union.
- SIPRI Databases
It contains high-quality, up-to-date and clearly documented information in areas such as conflicts, arms transfers and military expenditure, hard facts on states and international organizations, economic and social statistics and chronologies.
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