World Statistics Pocketbook 2011
Release Date: August, 2012
ISBN 13: 9789211615586
Sales Number: 12.XVII.4
250 page(s), 4x7
Series: World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
Publisher: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs
The 31st edition of this annual publication compiles over 50 indicators collected from more than 20 international statistical sources and presented in one-page profiles for 216 countries or areas of the world. This issue covers various years from 2000 to 2011. For the economic indicators, in general, three years — 2000, 2005 and 2010 — are shown; for the indicators in the social and environmental categories, data for one year are presented. The topics covered include: agriculture, balance of payments, education, energy, environment, food, gender, health, industrial production, information and communication, international finance, international tourism, international trade, labour, migration, national accounts, population and prices.