The World Bank has challenged the public to create innovative software applications that move us a step closer toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems. Take a look at some of the submissions and see the winning apps!
The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) program has collected, analyzed, and disseminated accurate and representative data on population, health, HIV, and nutrition through more than 260 surveys in over 90 countries.
Statistical database from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. FAOSTAT provides time-series and cross sectional data relating to food and agriculture for 200 countries. Free registration allows bulk download to CSV format and multi-dimensional queries across subject domains.
A global database of gender statistics and indicators on a wide range of policy areas, including: population, families, health, education, work, and political participation. Created by the United Nations Statistics Division in partnership with UNICEF and UN Population Fund.
Brings together several data sources on current global state of infectious diseases and their effect on human and animal health. Data is aggregated by disease and displayed by location on global and regional maps.
Statistics produced by countries and compiled by the United Nations data system, as well as estimates and projections. Covers agriculture, education, energy, industry, labour, national accounts, population and tourism.