Provides an overview of the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities; also has maps, flags, and time zones
Measures of domestic armed conflict, governance and political instability, militarization, religious and ethnic diversity, demographic stress, economic performance, human development, environmental stress, and international linkages. Covers 1985 to 2000.
Select a country from the dropdown menu for basic information about family planning, health issues, and some statistics on population, fertility and contraception, mortality, health, and education & employment.
Social Watch is an international network informed by national citizens' groups aiming at following up the fulfillment of the internationally agreed commitments on poverty eradication and equality. Includes country reports.