The World Banks World Development Indicators (WDI) contains statistical data for over 1500 development indicators. The extensive collection of development data includes social, economic, financial, natural resources and environmental indicators covering the period from 1960 onwards for over 200 economies. The new 2016 edition includes indicators to help measure the 169 targets of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
The main topics in the WDI are as follows:
States & Markets
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