Data and Statistics

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Individual Country and Comparative Statistics

  • World development indicators online
    Includes statistical data on over 550 development indicators with time-series for 207 countries and 18 country groups.
  • Human development report
    UN1 D .H72 (Latest edition in MRR) Includes economic, demographic, social, labour and gender statistics.
  • STAT-USA
    Contains economic, business and international trade information produced by the U.S. Government.
  • UN Data
    Contains the largest compilation of United Nations and agency statistics on economic, social, financial and development topics.
  • World Bank Group. Foreign Investment Advisory Service. Investment climate indicators
  • Global Competitiveness Report
    RSV HF1414.G560 2003-2004
  • IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook
    RSV HF1414.I56
  • World's Major Emerging Economies
    REF HC59.7.B874
  • Regional Encyclopedia of Business and Management
    REF HF1001.R44 

Trade Statistics

  • Trade Statistics Subject guide
  • University of Michigan Statistical resources on the web: Foreign trade (includes international section)
  • World development indicators:
    • Online Includes foreign direct investment inflows.
    • Print: MRR UN9 MG .W54 Table 6.5 provides export data for regional trade blocs.
  • SourceOECD Provides trade statistics for ASEAN, EU, MERCOSUR and NAFTA.
  • International Monetary Fund. Direction of trade statistics. Yearbook.
    UN9 MF .D37 (Latest edition in MRR)
  • Strategis
    Industry Canada site includes statistics and analysis of industry sectors, trade and the economy. Click the Business information by sector button for access to industries.
  • UN Comtrade
  • UNCTAD handbook of statistics
    UN8 TR .U53 (Latest edition in MRR) includes foreign direct investment outflows.
  • World investment report
    UN5 E100 .W53 (Latest edition in MRR)
  • World Trade Organization. International trade statistics
    DDV UN9 WTO .I57

General Country Information

For further online resources see the Country Information subject guide.

Content last updated: February 14, 2019