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St. Vincent & Grenadines - World Bank Group Country Survey 2017

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The Country Opinion Survey in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; 3) overall...

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Microdata

World - Tool for Rapid Assessment of City Energy (TRACE) Cities Survey Data

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The Tool for Rapid Assessment of City Energy (TRACE) is a decision-support tool designed to help cities quickly identify under-performing sectors, evaluate improvement and cost-saving potential, and prioritize sectors and actions for energy efficiency (EE) intervention. It covers six municipal sectors: passenger transport, municipal buildings, water and waste water, public lighting, solid waste, and power and heat. More information at: https://esmap.org/TRACE

This dataset includes survey data from 30 cities across the world.

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Other

Vietnam - Small Hydro Mapping: Existing and Potential Projects

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It is one of several outputs from the small hydro resource mapping component of the activity “Renewable Energy Resource Mapping and Geospatial Planning – Vietnam” [Project ID: P145513].
This output is the result of the digitization of existing small and large hydropower in Vietnam.

Please cite as: [Data/information/map obtained from the] “World Bank via ENERGYDATA.info, under a project funded by the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP). For more information: Vietnam - Small Hydro GIS Atlas, 2017,...

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Geospatial

Tanzania - Small Hydro GIS Atlas

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The GIS database has been developed under the project "Renewable Energy Mapping: Small Hydro Tanzania". This study is part of a technical assistance project, ESMAP funded, being implemented by Africa Energy Practice of the World Bank in Tanzania which aims at supporting resource mapping and geospatial planning for small hydro.

Please refer to the country project page for additional outputs and reports: http://esmap.org/re_mapping_TNZ

The GIS database contains the following datasets:

  • Administrative Boundaries
  • ...
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Geospatial

Sub-Saharan Africa - Power Plants Locations

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The Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD) was an unprecedented knowledge program on Africa’s infrastructure that grew out of the pledge by the G8 Summit of 2005 at Gleneagles to substantially increase ODA assistance to Africa, particularly to the infrastructure sector, and the subsequent formation of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA).

The AICD study was founded on the recognition that sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) suffers from a very weak infrastructural base, and that this is a key factor in the SSA region failing to realize its full potential for economic growth...

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Geospatial

Sub-Saharan Africa - Electricity Transmission Network

Description: 

This dataset is now superseded by the updated Africa - Electricity Transmission and Distribution Grid Map (2017). Please use that if looking for the most up to date data.

The Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD) was an unprecedented knowledge program on Africa’s infrastructure that grew out of the pledge by the G8 Summit of 2005 at Gleneagles to substantially increase ODA assistance to Africa, particularly to the infrastructure sector, and the subsequent formation of the...

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Geospatial

Madagscar - Small Hydro GIS Atlas

Description: 

The GIS HydroAtlas of Madagascar is the final output from the small hydro resource mapping component of the activity “ Renewable Energy Resource Mapping and Geospatial Planning – Madagascar” [Project ID: P145350].

You can find more information about the project here: https://www.esmap.org/re_mapping_madagascar

Please cite as: [Data/information/map obtained from the] “World Bank via ENERGYDATA.info, under a project funded by the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP). For more information...

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Geospatial

Indonesia - Small Hydro GIS Database

Description: 

The GIS database has been developed by under the Small Hydropower Mapping and Improved Geospatial Electrification Planning in Indonesia Project [Project ID: P145273].

The scope of the project was to facilitate and improve the planning and investment process for small hydro development both grid and isolated systems through:

  • building up a central database on smal hydro at national scale and validating the mapping of small hydro in NTT, Maluku, Maluku Utara and Sulawesi

  • improved electrification planning by integrating small hydro potential for the...

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Geospatial

West Africa and India - Hydropower Dams

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This database contains parameters gathered after an assessment of the technological potential for development of floating solar photovoltaic (PV) projects on existing hydropower dams and other reservoirs, starting with a pilot in FY18 focused on West Africa and India.
The database is primarily based on the information provided by FAO Aquastat Database (http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/sets/index.stm#dams) and on the data gathered from World Bank hydro projects.

The database will be included in the...

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Other

Ethiopia - GIS Dataset

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This dataset includes rivers, towns, lakes, basins and demographic and climate indicators.

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Other

Africa - Water Bodies

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This dataset shows water bodies in Africa including lakes, reservoir, and lagoon.

Data is curated from RCMRD Geoportal at http://geoportal.rcmrd.org/layers/servir%3Aafrica_water_bodies#license-m...

The Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) was established in Nairobi – Kenya in 1975 under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the then Organization of African Unity (OAU), today African Union (AU). RCMRD is an inter-...

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Geospatial

Sweden - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2017

Description: 

Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Microdata

Belgium - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2017

Description: 

Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Microdata

Austria - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2017

Description: 

Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Microdata

United Arab Emirates - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2017

Description: 

Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Microdata

United States - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2017

Description: 

Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Microdata

Philippines - National Demographic and Health Survey 2017

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The 2017 Philippines National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS 2017) is a nationwide survey with a nationally representative sample of approximately 30,832 housing units. The primary objective of the survey is to provide up-to-date estimates of basic demographic and health indicators. Specifically, the NDHS 2017 collected information on marriage, fertility levels, fertility preferences, awareness and use of family planning methods, breastfeeding, maternal and child health, child mortality, awareness and behavior regarding HIV/AIDS, women’s empowerment, domestic violence, and other...

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Microdata

Senegal - Enquête Démographique et de Santé Continue 2017

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L’Enquête Démographique et de Santé Continue (EDS-Continue) a comme objectifs fondamentaux : (1) répondre aux besoins permanents en données pour planifier, suivre et évaluer les programmes de santé et de population, et (2) renforcer les capacités au sein des institutions du pays pour collecter, traiter, analyser, diffuser et utiliser ces données. L’objectif principal de l’EDS Continue de 2017 est de fournir des estimations actualisées des indicateurs démographiques et de santé. En particulier, au cours de l’EDS Continue de 2017, des données ont été collectées sur des indicateurs...

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Microdata

Mauritania - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Mauritania assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Mauritania perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Mauritania on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Mauritania; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Mauritania; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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Microdata

Cambodia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

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The Country Opinion Survey in Cambodia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Cambodia perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Cambodia on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Cambodia; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Cambodia; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Microdata

Comoros - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Comoros assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Comoros perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Comoros on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Comoros; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Comoros; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata

Angola - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Angola assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Angola perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Angola on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Angola; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Angola; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Angola...

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Microdata

Malawi - Business Registration in Malawi Experimental Data and Replication Files 2011-2015

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We conduct a randomized experiment in Malawi to test three alternative approaches to formalizing firms: a) assisting firms to obtain a business registration certificate that offers access to formal markets but imposes no tax obligations; b) assisting firms to obtain both this business registration and tax registration; and c) supplementing the assistance to obtain business registration with a bank information session intended to help firms utilize one of the key potential benefits of formalizing. This dataset consists of a baseline, four rounds of follow-up surveys, administrative data,...

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Microdata

Albania - World Bank Group Country Survey 2017

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Albania assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Albania perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Albania on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Albania; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Albania; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata

Namibia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Namibia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Namibia perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Namibia on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Namibia; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Namibia; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata