World Bank Economy
View the factors that influence a country’s economic activity and the global economy, from aid to external debt.
CLASSIFICATION OF ECONOMIES
Understand how the World Bank categorises economic regions.
See the varying standards of living across the globe.
Discover the average annual growth of GDP per capita around the world.
Find out what share of each country’s income goes to the poorest fifth of the population.
WEALTH OF NATIONS
See the adjusted net savings of each country, as a share of GNI.
Discover what share of each country’s population is living on less than US$1.25 a day.
SHARE OF AGRICULTURE
How much does agriculture contribute to each country’s GDP?
INVESTMENT FOR GROWTH
Find out the gross capital formation of each country as a share of its GDP.
STARTING A NEW BUSINESS
See how long it takes to start a new business, on average, in each country.
MERCHANDISE TRADE FLOWS
View exports and imports as a percentage of each country’s GDP.
FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT
Discover net inflows of foreign direct investment for each country, as a share of GDP.
Find out what share of a country’s population is made of migrants.
View remittances received as a share of GDP.
See aid per capita, received and donated by each country.
Find out how much countries owe to creditors outside the country or how much countries have borrowed from creditors outside the country.
World Bank Development
Uncover the key factors that impact life and death around the world, including child labour, life expectancy, and education rates.
POPULATION GROWTH RATES
Keep track of population growth rates around the world, and understand the key determinants of demographic change.
LIFE EXPECTANCY AT BIRTH
Find out how long, on average, people around the world are expected to live.
CHILDREN AT WORK
Discover what percentage of children aged 7-14 are economically active.
EDUCATION FOR ALL
Learn the percentage of children per nation who are enrolled in primary school.
RATIO OF GIRLS TO BOYS IN PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Find out what percentage of primary and secondary school students are girls.
RATIO OF FEMALE TO MALE LABOUR FORCE PARTICIPATION
Discover what percentage of a nation’s labour force is made up of women.
UNDER-FIVE MORTALITY RATE
Learn how many children in each country die before the age of five.
See how malnutrition is responsible for over a third of all child deaths worldwide.
Uncover the facts about maternal mortality rates around the world
HIV PREVALENCE RATE
Find the countries most affected by HIV and AIDS.