World Development Indicators
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World Development Indicators (WDI)
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

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Bibliographic citation:
World Bank: World Development Indicators. UK Data Service. https://doi.org/10.5257/wb/wdi/2019-02

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Yearly

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10th February 2019

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Four times a year in April, July, September and December

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Start: 1960
End: 2018

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Agriculture & Rural Development, Aid Effectiveness, Climate Change, Economy & Growth, Education, Energy & Mining, Environment, External Debt, Financial Sector, Gender, Health, Infrastructure, Labor & Social Protection, Poverty, Private Sector, Public Sector, Science & Technology, Social Development, Trade, Urban Development

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263 Economies, WLD, EAP, ECA, LAC, MNA, SAS, SSA, HIC, LMY, IBRD, IDA

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World Development IndicatorsAbstract

World Development Indicators (WDI)
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

Contact person/organisation

http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/help/get-in-touch.aspxhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/help/get-in-touch.aspxDirect source

Bibliographic citation:
World Bank: World Development Indicators. UK Data Service. https://doi.org/10.5257/wb/wdi/2019-02

Source Periodicity

Yearly

Reference period

Start: 1960
End: 2018

Date last updated

10th February 2019

Link to Release calendar

Four times a year in April, July, September and December

Geographic coverage

Developing and high-income economies, National and Regional

World Bank country informationhttp://www.worldbank.org/en/country
Sector coverage

263 Economies, WLD, EAP, ECA, LAC, MNA, SAS, SSA, HIC, LMY, IBRD, IDA

Item coverage

Agriculture & Rural Development, Aid Effectiveness, Climate Change, Economy & Growth, Education, Energy & Mining, Environment, External Debt, Financial Sector, Gender, Health, Infrastructure, Labor & Social Protection, Poverty, Private Sector, Public Sector, Science & Technology, Social Development, Trade, Urban Development

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WDI is a World Bank dataset. As a result of the World Bank's Open Data initiative the World Bank datasets hosted by UK Data Service are now freely available to all. Please refer to the Terms of Use for Datasets in The World Bank's Data Catalog

Terms of Use for Datasetshttp://www.worldbank.org/en/about/legal/terms-of-use-for-datasets