Political and economic data on over 140 countries and forecasts political risk ratings (from the International Country Risk Guide) from 1984 - present. Customizable downloading in multiple formats.
Strategy For Finding Data.
Ask the question: What organization or agency would likely collect this data?
Government Agencies? Government Agencies collect data at all levels to aid policy decisions. It is generally distributed free via the internet. Organizations ? Larger data sets are generally available in SPSS, Excel, SAS or Stata formats.
Links to statistical tables and publications with statistics in them from OECD. Note: we do not subscribe to everything available here. (available to Claremont Colleges faculty staff and students only)
The GHO data repository provides access to over 50 datasets on priority health topicsincluding mortality and burden of diseases, the Millennium Development Goals (child nutrition, child health, maternal and reproductive health,