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Social and Economic Measures of Development Data

  Millennium Development Goals
» Latin America and the Caribbean: The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set targets for reductions in poverty, improvements in health and education, and protection of the environment. Map of the MDGs.
  Development Topics
» Private Participation in Infrastructure: Data on projects in the energy, telecommunications, transport, and water and sewerage sectors.
» Information/ Communications/ Telecommunications: Information on ICT access and infrastructure, computers, the internet, expenditures, and the business environment.
» Gender: A summary of gender indicators, basic demographic data, population dynamics, and labor-force structure.
» Health Nutrition Population Statistics: A summary of indicators on health issues.
» Education Statistics: Data on key education topics.
» Investment Climate Snapshot: Summaries of the cost of doing business, based on an assessment of regulations or practices that enhance or constrain business investment, productivity, and growth. Key indicators include entry regulations, contract enforcement, credit markets, and bankruptcy.
» Knowledge Economy Benchmarking: The Knowledge Assessment Methodology is an interactive database that provides more than 80 structural and qualitative variables to measure countries' performance on the four Knowledge Economy (KE) pillars: Economic Incentive and Institutional Regime, Education, Innovation, and Information and Communications Technologies.
» World Bank Lending to Borrowers in Latin America and the Caribbean: This table from the Annual Report 2008 shows borrowing by Theme and Sector from fiscal years 2003-2008.
» Latin America and the Caribbean: IBRD and IDA Lending by Theme and Sector, since Fiscal 1990
  Regional Debt
» World Bank Debt Service: Information regarding debt service repayments for World Bank loans and/or credits.
» National External Debt: Information about total external debt (joint debt owed to the OECD, Bank for International Settlements, International Monetary Fund, and the World Bank.)
  More information
» World Development Indicators 2008: Information and selected samples from the WDI 2008 publication, the World Bank's premier annual compilation of data about development.
» World Bank Annual Report 2008
» Main World Bank Data and Statistics Site