The following resources are excellent sources of statistics from many countries.
This website provides access to over 3 million time-series and cross sectional data relating to food and agriculture. FAOSTAT contains data for 200 countries and more than 200 primary products and inputs, just in its core.
- International Financial Statistics
This extensive data set is a standard source of international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. Information is presented in country tables and in tables of area and world aggregates.
A single entry point to a variety of statistical resources of the UN System. It pools major UN databases and those of several international organizations and includes Key Indicators and MDG Indicators.
- World Development Indicators ( Reference HC59 .W62)
Includes 1,157 data tables,covering the 10 broad topics of education, environment, economic policy & debt, financial sectors, health, infrastructure, labor & social protection, poverty, private sector & trade, and public sector.
- World Health Organization Data and Statistics
National statistics for 50 core indicators on mortality, morbidity, risk factors, disease, service coverage, and health systems.
- The UN World's Women Report
Published every five years, this report offers sex-disaggregated data on socioeconomic topics.