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Foreign and International Statistics Resources
CIA World Factbook
Economic, social, geographical, political data for countries around the world, updated annually. Also available in print at Law Reference, call number G122.U56a
EIU Country Intelligence
Quarterly analysis and forecasts of the political, economic and business environment for nearly 200 countries. UIUC access only.
EIU Country Data/World Data
Comprehensive global database of economic and market figures and forecasts on 150 countries and 45 regions. UIUC access only.
Economic and social statistical information on the European, country, and regional level, including statistics related to population, industry, agriculture, transportation, and science.
U.S. Census Bureau International Statistics Agencies
A comprehensive listing of individual nations' official statistical agencies, listed by country.
United Nations InfoNation
Allows users to group countries by geographical, intergovernmental, or socio-economic groupings, and view and compare social and economic data from specific countries.
United Nations Population Information Network (POPIN)
A guide to population statistics on UN functional and regional commissions, programs, specialized agencies, and world regions. A listing of population data sources can be found in POPIN as well.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, World Health Statistics
A great resources providing links to resources related to world health statistics, including the World Health Organization and UNICEF, and various U.S. agencies.
U.S. Department of State Background Notes
National statistics about land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations, organized by country.
World Bank Development Data and Statistics
Profiles and statistics from the World Development Indicators (WDI) database, including educational, gender, and health databases, as well as Development Gateway data and statistics and country statistical information.