Sources of statistical information to use for creating visual data
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2010
- CIA World Factbook
- Countries of the World - 22 years of CIA World Fact Books
- United Nations Population Fund
- Country Studies: LOC
From the Library of Congress
- Population Census Organization
Population Census Organization, an attached department of Statistics Division, is the official agency of Federal Government which is responsible for planning and execution of decennial Population and Housing Census and release of its data for public and private use.
- US Census Bureau
A massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations. NationMaster is a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, UN, and OECD. Using the form above, you can generate maps and graphs on all kinds of statistics.
- UN Demographic Yearbook
The United Nations Demographic Yearbook collects, compiles and disseminates official statistics on population size and composition, births, deaths, marriage and divorce on an annual basis.
- IDB: US Census Bureau
International Database: US Census Bureau's computerized data bank containing statistical tables of demographic and socioeconomic data for all countries of the world.