The 2009 WDI includes more than 800 indicators in nearly 100 tables. Data are shown for 153 economies with populations of more than 1 million in selected tables. The report tells the story, through comprehensive data, of how developing countries benefited from a long period of prosperity that may have been impacted by the financial crisis. Read the full press release.

The WDI report is divided into the following sections: Front Matter, World View, People, Environment, Economy, States and Markets, Global Links, and Back Matter.

You can also purchase the WDI 2009 paperback and the WDI 2009 CD-ROM.

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