Myanmar

Country code: 
MMR
ISO2 code: 
MM
ISO3 code: 
MMR
WB Country Code: 
MM

Myanmar - World Bank Group Country Survey 2014

Description: 

The World Bank Group is interested in gauging the views of clients and partners who are either involved in development in Myanmar or who observe activities related to social and economic development. The following survey will give the World Bank Group's team that works in Myanmar, greater insight into how the Bank's work is perceived. This is one tool the World Bank Group uses to assess the views of its stakeholders, and to develop more effective strategies that support development in Myanmar. A local independent firm has been hired to oversee the logistics of this survey. This survey was...

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Microdata

Myanmar - Informal Survey 2014

Description: 

The survey of unregistered businesses was conducted in Myanmar between February and April 2014, simultaneously with Myanmar Enterprise Survey 2014. 300 informal businesses were interviewed. The objective of World Bank firm-level surveys is to obtain feedback from enterprises in client countries on the state of the private sector, assess constraints to private sector growth and create statistically significant business environment indicators that are comparable across countries. Informal survey questionnaires are a shorter, tailored to unregistered businesses, version of Enterprise Survey...

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Microdata

Myanmar - Enterprise Survey 2014

Description: 

This survey was conducted in Myanmar between February 2014 and April 2014, as part of the Enterprise Survey project, an initiative of the World Bank. The objective of the survey is to obtain feedback from enterprises on the state of the private sector as well as to help in building a panel of enterprise data that will make it possible to track changes in the business environment over time, thus allowing, for example, impact assessments of reforms. Through interviews with firms in the manufacturing and services sectors, the survey assesses the constraints to private sector growth and...

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Microdata

Myanmar - World Health Survey 2003

Description: 

Different countries have different health outcomes that are in part due to the way respective health systems perform. Regardless of the type of health system, individuals will have health and non-health expectations in terms of how the institution responds to their needs. In many countries, however, health systems do not perform effectively and this is in part due to lack of information on health system performance, and on the different service providers. The aim of the WHO World Health Survey is to provide empirical data to the national health information systems so that there is a better...

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Microdata

Worldwide - Night Time Lights

Description: 

This layer presents a nighttime view of the earth that provides an informational and educational view of our planet at night. The image was produced by mosaicking defense meteorlogical satellite program (dmsp) operational linescan system (ols) satellite images. This system was originally designed to view clouds by moonlight and to map the locations of permanent lights on the earth's surface.

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Geospatial

Worldwide - Reservoir and Dams

Description: 

The global reservoir and dam database, version 1 (revision 01) contains 6,862 records of reservoirs and their associated dams with a cumulative storage capacity of 6,197 cubic km. The dams were geospatially referenced and assigned to polygons depicting reservoir outlines at high spatial resolution. Dams have multiple attributes, such as name of the dam and impounded river, primary use, nearest city, height, area and volume of reservoir, and year of construction (or commissioning). While the main focus was to include all dams associated with reservoirs that have a storage capacity of more...

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Geospatial

Worldwide - Power Plants

Description: 

This layer shows CO2 emitting power plants worldwide. It reveals the plants location, ownership, power production, and CO2 emissions. Http://carma.org/

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Geospatial

World Heritage Sites

Description: 

UNESCO's world heritage committee has designated over 1,000 sites around the world as having outstanding universal value. This layer shows the locations of the sites, including cultural, natural, and mixed sites. http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/

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Geospatial

Soil classifications

Description: 

The vector data set is based on the FAO-UNESCO soil map of the world. The digitized soil map of the world, at 1:5.000.000 scale, is in the geographic projection (latitude - longitude) intersected with a template containing water related features (coastlines, lakes, glaciers and double-lined rivers). The digital soil map of the world (except for the continent of Africa) was intersected with the country boundaries map from the world data bank ii (with country boundaries updated to January 1994 at 1:3 000 000 scale), obtained from the US government. For Africa, the country boundaries are...

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Geospatial

Global Land Cover [2009]

Description: 

GlobCover is an ESA initiative which began in 01/01/2005 in partnership with JRC, EEA, FAO, UNEP, GOFC-GOLD and IGBP. The GlobCover project has developed a service capable of delivering global composites and land cover maps using as input observations from the 300m MERIS sensor on board the ENVISAT satellite mission. The GlobCover 2009 land cover map is derived by an automatic and regionally-tuned classification of a time series of global MERIS (MEdium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer) FR mosaics for the year 2009. The global land cover map counts 22 land cover classes defined with the...

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Geospatial

World Integrated Trade Solution Trade Stats

Description: 

WITS Trade Stats is a database created by aggregating data from UN COMTRADE and UNCTAD TRAINS database. It provides information on bilateral trade exports, imports and tariffs for over 180 countries and regions.

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Time Series

Millennium Development Goals

Description: 

Relevant indicators drawn from the World Development Indicators, reorganized according to the goals and targets of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

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Time Series

Health Nutrition and Population Statistics

Description: 

Health Nutrition and Population Statistics database provides key health, nutrition and population statistics gathered from a variety of international and national sources. Themes include global surgery, health financing, HIV/AIDS, immunization, infectious diseases, medical resources and usage, noncommunicable diseases, nutrition, population dynamics, reproductive health, universal health coverage, and water and sanitation.

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Time Series

Worldwide Governance Indicators

Description: 

Aggregate and individual governance indicators for 215 countries and territories over the period 1996“2014, for six dimensions of governance.

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Time Series

Sustainable Energy for All

Description: 

The “Sustainable Energy for all (SE4ALL)” initiative, launched in 2010 by the UN Secretary General, established three global objectives to be accomplished by 2030: to ensure universal access to modern energy services, to double the global rate of improvement in global energy efficiency, and to double the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix. SE4ALL database supports this initiative and provides country level historical data for access to electricity and non-solid fuel; share of renewable energy in total final energy consumption by technology; and energy intensity rate of...

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Time Series

Gender Statistics

Description: 

The Gender Statistics database is a comprehensive source for the latest sex-disaggregated data and gender statistics covering demography, education, health, access to economic opportunities, public life and decision-making, and agency.

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Time Series

Sustainable Development Goals

Description: 

Relevant indicators drawn from the World Development Indicators, reorganized according to the goals and targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These indicators may help to monitor SDGs, but they are not always the official indicators for SDG monitoring.

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Time Series

Global Financial Development

Description: 

The Global Financial Development Database is an extensive dataset of financial system characteristics for 206 economies. The database includes measures of (1) size of financial institutions and markets (financial depth), (2) degree to which individuals can and do use financial services (access), (3) efficiency of financial intermediaries and markets in intermediating resources and facilitating financial transactions (efficiency), and (4) stability of financial institutions and markets (stability).For a complete description of the dataset and a discussion of the underlying literature, see...

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Time Series

Enterprise Surveys

Description: 

Enterprise Surveys provide firm-level data from over 125,000 establishments in 139 countries. Data are used to create over 100 indicators that benchmark the quality of the business environment across the globe. Each country is surveyed every 3 to 4 years.In addition to country-level aggregated data, firm-level data are available to registered users on the Enterprise Surveys site at http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/nada.

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Time Series

Global Economic Monitor

Description: 

Providing daily updates of global economic developments, with coverage of high income- as well as developing countries. Daily data updates are provided for exchange rates, equity markets, and emerging market bond indices. Monthly data coverage (updated daily and populated upon availability) is provided for consumer prices, high-tech market indicators, industrial production and merchandise trade.

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Time Series

Education Statistics

Description: 

The World Bank EdStats All Indicator Query holds over 4,000 internationally comparable indicators that describe education access, progression, completion, literacy, teachers, population, and expenditures. The indicators cover the education cycle from pre-primary to vocational and tertiary education.The query also holds learning outcome data from international and regional learning assessments (e.g. PISA, TIMSS, PIRLS), equity data from household surveys, and projection/attainment data to 2050. For further information, please visit the EdStats website.

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Time Series

Subnational Malnutrition Database

Description: 

Subnational estimates of child malnutrition (prevalence for stunting, underweight, overweight, wasting and severe wasting indicators) using available data up to 2012.

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Time Series

Health Nutrition and Population Statistics by Wealth Quintile

Description: 

This database presents HNP data by wealth quintile since 1990s to present. It covers more than 70 indicators, including childhood diseases and interventions, nutrition, sexual and reproductive health, mortality, and other determinants of health, for more than 90 low- and middle-income countries. The data sources are Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS).

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Time Series