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The starting places for development data
The principal development statistics producers are the big International Governmental Organizations.
Specialized development data sources
Price data on a wide range of goods and services in 123 cities worldwide from 1990 to the present . Data can be viewed by city, series or year.
Country-level development data sources
China Data Online
China statistical publications, census data, and other statistical materials.
aka U.S. Overseas Loans and Grants, Obligations and Loan Authorizations.
A queryable human development data platform maintained by UNICEF for the UN Development Group. Hosts specific aggregate-level data sets for individual countries, primarily aimed at addressing the Millennium Development Goals.
World Bank microdata library
Country-level survey data produced or sponsored by the World Bank. Includes downloadable datasets, codebooks, and questionnaires for Living Standards Measurement Studies (LSMS) and other household surveys.
Note. May require personal registration to download datasets.
Data Portal / African Development Bank
An IATI-derived reporting tool for country-level resource flows into African countries. Also see:
• Map Africa
/ African Development Bank.
This snappy map tool locates and describes AfDB-funded projects throughout Africa, 2005-present.