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Latin America, Spain and Portugal: Guide to Library Resources at Princeton: Statistics and Data

Statistics and Data at Princeton

  • Basic Sources of International Economic Statistics
    A research guide and selective list of basic sources of statistical information on most parts of the world. Keep in mind that aside from economic indicators and financial data, most data does not exist in electronic format. Historical data in electronic format prior to 1950 is scarce.
  • DataGov. Governance indicators database
    Provides access to approximately 400 publicly available governance indicators produced by multilateral organizations, NGOs, private firms, and academic institutions. Permits users to produce cross-national comparative and time series graphs and tables.

Statistics on the Web

  • CEPALSTAT
    Provides access to databases and statistical publications produced by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) such as the Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean, Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, and Social Panorama of Latin America, among others.
  • LANIC - Statistics
    Gateway to dozens of government bodies, agencies, and organizations that produce statistical data from or about Latin America. Often, the most up-to-date statistical information is available only from these web sites.

Other Online Resources