Middle East & North Africa

Atlas of the Sustainable Development Goals 2018: From the World Development Indicators

The dataset includes raw data, as well as analytical and chart-formatting code (primarily in R) used to produce the 145 figures in the Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2018. A majority of the figures are based on data from the World Development Indicators (around 100 figures), while nearly the entire remainder use other open datasets which are included in this entry to ensure reproducibility. Four figures use data which we are unable to share for commercial reasons.

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WDR2013 Survey on Good Jobs

The Survey on Good Jobs gathers data on perceptions of jobs and how they vary with wealth, gender, income, labor status, sector of employment, experience and education level, constraints to accessing good jobs within the local context, barriers to labor market entry (which includes wage employment and self-employment in non-farm and farm activities) and potential solutions for these barriers (causes of joblessness/unemployment). It also gathers data on the valuation of the trade-off of various job characteristics (e.g., stability of income versus level of income, social insurance versus...

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Djibouti Major Roads

Major roads in Djibouti are provided with descriptive attributes median status and road classification

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GovData

GovData is a compendium of the most important governance indicators, from 38 datasets with worldwide coverage and more than 10 years of info, designed to provide guidance on the design of reforms and the monitoring of impacts. We have an Unbalanced Panel Data by Dataset - Country for around 8900 governance focused indicators.

GovData is our full dataset, it is different from GovData360 because it contains the Barometers (we are working on the categorization) and it contains some additional data from regular sources that the GovData360 dataset does not have (ie: all the data taken...

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Subnational Population Database

Subnational Population Database presents estimated population at the first administrative level below the national level. Many of the data come from the country’s national statistical offices. Other data come from the NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) managed by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Earth Institute, Columbia University. It is the World Bank Group’s first subnational population database at a global level and there are data limitations. Series metadata includes methodology and the assumptions made.

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TCdata360

TCdata360 provides open data on trade and competitiveness. The site aggregates and visualizes data from multiple sources, inside and outside World Bank Group, and presents it in tandem with other knowledge and resources.

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Toolkit for Informality Scenario Analysis

“A Toolkit for Informality Scenario Analysis” is a spreadsheet-based toolkit that allows researchers and practitioners to project the size of formal and informal labor in almost 100 countries yearly until 2030. The projections are based on the model presented in Loayza (2016), “Informality in the Process of Development and Growth,” Policy Research Working Paper WPS7858, World Bank. The model studies the evolution of the informal sector as it relates to changes in capital, labor force, and productivity, among other economic forces. The toolkit allows users to modify parameters, initial...

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Content of Deep Trade Agreements

The dataset on the content of preferential trade agreements (PTAs) maps 52 provisions in 279 PTAs notified at WTO signed between 1958 and 2015. It also includes information about legal enforceability of each provision.

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WITS Global Preferential Trade Agreement Database

The Global Preferential Trade Agreements Database (GPTAD) provides information on preferential trade agreements (PTAs) around the world, including agreements that have not been notified to the World Trade Organization (WTO). It is designed to help trade policy makers, scholars, and business operators better understand and navigate the world of PTAs. The GPTAD contains the original text of PTAs that have been notified to the WTO as well as agreements that have not yet been notified. The database is updated on a regular basis and currently comprises more than 330 PTAs. Agreements in the...

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World Integrated Trade Solution WTO IDB/CTS

WTO Integrated Database (IDB) and Consolidated Tariff Schedule (CTS) contains annual imports (values) and tariff structures (current and final Bound, MFN Applied and Preferential tariffs, ad-valorem or not) since 1996 at the National tariff line level for WTO member countries only.

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World Integrated Trade Solution UNCTAD TRAINS

UNCTAD-TRAINS (Trade Analysis and Information System) is a trade and market access information system combining the database containing data drawn from UN TARMAC, a joint primary data collection with the International Trade Centre, UNCTAD/WTO (ITC), and the WITS software. TRAINS is both a data depository and an analytical tool designed for policy-makers and economic operators engaged in international merchandise trade. It is also a powerful tool for multilateral or bilateral trade negotiations as well as for general research on international merchandise trade.

TRAINS contains HS-...

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World Integrated Trade Solution UN COMTRADE

Access UN COMTRADE including exports, re-exports and re-imports in Harmonized System (HS) and Standard Industrial Trade Classification (SITC).

Convert into derived nomenclatures like ISIC, SIC, MTN, NACE, GTAP, BEC and more. Aggregate Trade Indicator to analyze a country's export competitiveness. Perform GVC analysis for country, region, intra-region and product of interest.

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World Integrated Trade Solution Trade Stats

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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Population Estimates and Projections

This database presents population and other demographic estimates and projections from 1960 to 2050. They are disaggregated by age-group and sex and covers more than 200 economies.

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Health Nutrition and Population Statistics

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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GDP ranking

Gross domestic product ranking table.

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GDP ranking, PPP based

Gross domestic product ranking table based on purchasing power parity (PPP)

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Country Policy and Institutional Assessment

Rating of countries against a set of 16 criteria grouped in four clusters: economic management, structural policies, policies for social inclusion and equity, and public sector management and institutions.

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World Development Indicators

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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World Development Report 2011

As a follow up to the official launch of the 2011 World Development Report on Conflict, Security and Development (WDR 2011), the WDR 2011 database has been launched. The database includes statistics related to civil war, terrorism, and trafficking, as well as socio-economic, demographic and political data. It is a collection of diverse data from multi sources into a single easily navigable depository. The database is a basic research tool for academics and practitioners which brings together diverse indicators relevant to conflict, security and development.

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Temporary Trade Barriers Database including the Global Antidumping Database

The Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTBD) provides freely available, and detailed data on more than thirty different national governments™ use of policies such as antidumping (AD), global safeguards (SG), China-specific transitional safeguard (CSG) measures, and countervailing duties (CVD). The information provided in this detailed data base will cover over 95% of the global use of these particular import-restricting trade remedy instruments.

The TTBD website was discontinued in April, 2018. Project information from the website is available below under “Data and Resources.”

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Global Economic Prospects

Country-level data on the short-, medium, and long-term outlook for the global economy and the implications for developing countries and poverty reduction.

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