World Development Indicators

The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

WDI 2016

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Database Archives

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Archives by Year

These archives contain Excel spreadsheets and range in size from 36-80Mb (compressed). Archives from July, 2010 to October, 2012 also include data from the Global Development Finance (GDF) report (now named International Debt Statistics). Archives prior to April, 2010 also include data in text and MS Access formats.

Year Month(s)
2016 February, April, June, July, August
2015 January, March, April, July, September, October, December
2014 April, May, July, September, November, December
2013 April, July, October, December
2012 April, May, July, September, October, December
2011 April, July, September, December
2010 April, July, December
2009 May, October
2008 April, September, December
2007 April, September
2006 April, September
2005 April, September