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Countries: Statistical Data

Locate background and detailed information on countries (other than the U.S.); see the Federal Government Resources Guide for U.S. information.

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Resources with Significant Data Content

It is possible to find statistical data about your country in most of the databases listed in this guide. Many databases use 'statistics' as a subject heading  or sub-heading for listed items that have a statistical focus: check the thesaurus in the database you are using to see if the term or a synonym is available, or try statistics as a keyword along with the country you are researching. The resources listed below have a statistical focus or provide structured statistical content for each country.