Skip to main content

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.

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.