World Development Indicators World View

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This dataset contains data from the World Development Indicators on World View with data on global trends with indicators on population, population density, urbanization, Gross National Income (GNI), and Gross_Domestic_Product (GDP).

Complexity

The World view online datasets present indicators measuring the world’s economy and progress toward improving lives, achieving sustainable development, providing support for vulnerable populations, and reducing gender disparities.

This dataset is a combination of 4 datasets for World View indicators including WV.1 Size of the economy, WV.2 Global goals: ending poverty and improving lives, WV.3 Global goals: promoting sustainability, WV.4 Global goals: strengthening partnerships and WV.5 Women and Development. Each dataset comes from different sources:

WV.1 Size of the economy:
– United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision
– Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices
– Eurostat: Demographic Statistics
– United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years)
– U.S. Census Bureau: International Database
– Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme
– Food and Agriculture Organization and World Bank population estimates
– World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files

WV.2 Global goals: ending poverty and improving lives:
– World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database.
– UNICEF, WHO, World Bank: Joint child malnutrition estimates (JME). Aggregation is based on UNICEF, WHO, and the World Bank harmonized dataset (adjusted, comparable data) and methodology
– WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group, and the United Nations Population Division. Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2015. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2015
– Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division)
– UNAIDS estimates
– World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Report
– World Health Organization, Global Status Report on Road Safety
– UNESCO Institute for Statistics

WV.3 Global goals: promoting sustainability:
– WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene
– World Bank, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) database from the SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework led jointly by the World Bank, International Energy Agency, and the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program
– UNESCO Institute for Statistics
– UN HABITAT, retrieved from the United Nation’s Millennium Development Goals database
– Brauer, M. et al. 2017, for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017
– World Bank staff estimates based on sources and methods described in “The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018: Building a Sustainable Future” (Lange et al 2018)
– Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States
– UN Office on Drugs and Crime’s International Homicide Statistics database, and (10) International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database

WV.5 Women and Development:
– United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
– Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices
– Eurostat: Demographic Statistics
– United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years)
– U.S. Census Bureau: International Database
– Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme
– Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), AIDS Indicator Surveys(AIS), Reproductive Health Survey(RHS), and other household surveys
– Demirguc-Kunt et al., 2018, Global Financial Inclusion Database, World Bank
– International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2018
– World Bank, Enterprise Surveys
– World Bank: Women, Business and the Law

Date Created

2019-09-27

Last Modified

2019-09-27

Version

2018-06

Update Frequency

Annual

Temporal Coverage

2017 to present

Spatial Coverage

World

Source

John Snow Labs; World Bank Data Catalog;

Source License URL

Source License Requirements

N/A

Source Citation

N/A

Keywords

World Development Indicators, World View, World Bank GDP, World Bank Data, Global Goals, Women and Development, Population Data, Population Density, Gross National Income (GNI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Other Titles

World Bank Population and Development Indicators

NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
CountryCountry with data on world development indicators on world view on population, population density, urbanization, GNI, and GDPstring-
PopulationTotal population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.numberlevel : Ratio
Surface_AreaSurface area is a country's total area, including areas under inland bodies of water and some coastal waterways.numberlevel : Ratio
Population_DensityPopulation density is midyear population divided by land area in square kilometers.integerlevel : Ratio
Gross_National_IncomeGNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars.number-
Gross_National_Income_Per_CapitaGNI per capita (formerly GNP per capita) is the gross national income, converted to U.S. dollars using the World Bank Atlas method, divided by the midyear population.number-
Purchasing_Power_ParityPPP GNI (formerly PPP GNP) is gross national income (GNI) converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates.number-
Purchasing_Power_Parity_Per_CapitaGNI per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GNI is gross national income (GNI) converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates.number-
Gross_Domestic_ProductAnnual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency.numberlevel : Ratio
Gross_Domestic_Product_Per_CapitaAnnual percentage growth rate of GDP per capita based on constant local currency.numberlevel : Ratio
Percentage_Share_Income_Or_ConsumptionPercentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles.numberlevel : Ratio
Prevalence_Child_MalnutritionPrevalence of stunting is the percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. For children up to two years old height is measured by recumbent length. For older children height is measured by stature while standing. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.numberlevel : Ratio
Maternal_Mortality_RatioMaternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die from pregnancy-related causes while pregnant or within 42 days of pregnancy termination per 100,000 live births.integerlevel : Ratio
Under_Five_Mortality_RateUnder-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.integerlevel : Ratio
Incidence_HIVNumber of new HIV infections among uninfected populations ages 15-49 expressed per 100 uninfected population in the year before the period.numberlevel : Ratio
Incidence_TuberculosisIncidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new and relapse tuberculosis cases arising in a given year, expressed as the rate per 100,000 population.integerlevel : Ratio
Mortality_Road_InjuryMortality caused by road traffic injury is estimated road traffic fatal injury deaths per 100,000 population.integerlevel : Ratio
Primary_Completion_RatePrimary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education.integerlevel : Ratio
Contributing_Family_Workers_MaleContributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.numberlevel : Ratio
Contributing_Family_Workers_FemaleContributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.numberlevel : Ratio
Labor_ProductivityGDP per person employed is gross domestic product (GDP) divided by total employment in the economy.numberlevel : Ratio
Safely_Managed_Drinking_Water_ServicesThe percentage of people using drinking water from an improved source that is accessible on premises, available when needed and free from fecal and priority chemical contamination.numberlevel : Ratio
Safely_Managed_Sanitation_ServicesThe percentage of people using improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated offsite.numberlevel : Ratio
Access_To_ElectricityAccess to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.numberlevel : Ratio
Renewable_Energy_ConsumptionRenewable energy consumption is the share of renewables energy in total final energy consumption.numberlevel : Ratio
Expenditures_for_Research_and_DevelopmentGross domestic expenditures on research and development (R&D), expressed as a percent of GDP.numberlevel : Ratio
Urban_Population_Living_In_SlumsPopulation living in slums is the proportion of the urban population living in slum households.numberlevel : Ratio
Ambient_Air_PollutionPopulation-weighted exposure to ambient PM2.5 pollution is defined as the average level of exposure of a nation's population to concentrations of suspended particles measuring less than 2.5 microns in aerodynamic diameter, which are capable of penetrating deep into the respiratory tract and causing severe health damage.numberlevel : Ratio
Adjusted_Net_SavingsAdjusted net savings are equal to net national savings plus education expenditure and minus energy depletion, mineral depletion, net forest depletion, and carbon dioxide and particulate emissions damage.numberlevel : Ratio
Carbon_Dioxide_EmissionsCarbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.numberlevel : Ratio
Nationally_Protected_AreasTerrestrial protected areas are totally or partially protected areas of at least 1,000 hectares that are designated by national authorities as scientific reserves with limited public access, national parks, natural monuments, nature reserves or wildlife sanctuaries, protected landscapes, and areas managed mainly for sustainable use.numberlevel : Ratio
Intentional_HomicidesIntentional homicides are estimates of unlawful homicides purposely inflicted as a result of domestic disputes, interpersonal violence, violent conflicts over land resources, intergang violence over turf or control, and predatory violence and killing by armed groups.numberlevel : Ratio
Internet_UseInternet users are individuals who have used the Internet (from any location) in the last 3 months.numberlevel : Ratio
Life_Expectancy_At_Birth_MaleLife expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.numberlevel : Ratio
Life_Expectancy_At_Birth_FemaleLife expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.numberlevel : Ratio
Married_By_Age_18Women who were first married by age 18 refers to the percentage of women ages 20-24 who were first married by age 18.numberlevel : Ratio
Employment_MaleWage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.numberlevel : Ratio
Employment_FemaleWage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.numberlevel : Ratio
Firms_With_FemaleFirms with female participation in ownership are the percentage of firms with a woman among the principal owners.numberlevel : Ratio
Women_In_ParliamentsWomen in parliaments are the percentage of parliamentary seats in a single or lower chamber held by women.integerlevel : Ratio
Is_Nondiscrimination_ClauseNondiscrimination clause mentions gender in the constitution is whether there is a nondiscrimination clause in the constitution which mentions gender.boolean-
CountryPopulationSurface AreaPopulation DensityGross National IncomeGross National Income Per CapitaPurchasing Power ParityPurchasing Power Parity Per CapitaGross Domestic ProductGross Domestic Product Per CapitaPercentage Share Income Or ConsumptionPrevalence Child MalnutritionMaternal Mortality RatioUnder Five Mortality RateIncidence HIVIncidence TuberculosisMortality Road InjuryPrimary Completion RateContributing Family Workers MaleContributing Family Workers FemaleLabor ProductivitySafely Managed Drinking Water ServicesSafely Managed Sanitation ServicesAccess To ElectricityRenewable Energy ConsumptionExpenditures for Research and DevelopmentUrban Population Living In SlumsAmbient Air PollutionAdjusted Net SavingsCarbon Dioxide EmissionsNationally Protected AreasIntentional HomicidesInternet UseLife Expectancy At Birth MaleLife Expectancy At Birth FemaleMarried By Age 18Employment MaleEmployment FemaleFirms With FemaleWomen In ParliamentsIs Nondiscrimination Clause
Afghanistan36653542.057.071.02.03.00.05.0396.062.00.018915.020.058.0-3.084.018.063.063.0-29.00.006.02.062.065.035.033.04.02.028.0False
Albania3291512.0432.035.01212.04.04.09.029.09.01614.016.023.04.069.065.01.039.015.07.02.0142.066.076.09.040.042.013.028.0True
Algeria41238217164.0396.0622.0155.02.00.09.012.014.024.00.0724.015.01.02.04.019.099.00.037.019.04.071.043.075.077.03.069.071.026.0True
American Samoa00278-3.0-3.081.04.097.0False
Andorra011642.02.03.061.01.020.02.06.02798.032.0False
Angola3012472499.0333.019.066.01.0-3.05.038.0477.077.02.03724.09.012.0-1.05.050.056.036.0-38.01.055.013.059.064.03.05.016.057.038.0True
Antigua and Barbuda002321.01417.02.02298.03.02.06.0312.077.097.016.05.001.073.074.079.021.011.0True
Argentina4427816577.0134.0897.0227.03.02.05.052.010.00.02414.011.01.01.0-1.099.027.01.01.01.017.014.06.05.077.071.073.08.072.080.038.039.0False
Armenia3301312.04.030.016.08.07.08.09.025.012.00.04416.09.04.010.03.07.01.016.00.014.027.02.0233.064.071.078.05.059.059.025.018.0True
Aruba005851511.096.07.08.002.094.073.078.0False