This database contains a wealth of information produced by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), especially reports and publications on countries, including non-OECD members.
The online version of Statesman's Year Book, a statistical and historical annual publication. Includes information on all countries plus states and dependencies. The Yearbook covers key historical events, population, history, economics, trade, and infrastructure.
- Information on international organizations
- Comparison tool for comparing two or more countries
- Browseable archive dating back to 1864
The definition of the term Gazetteer, when used in a geographical sense, is a "geographical index or dictionary." When used in atlases or map indexes, gazetteers are assemblages of alphabetically ordered listings of places or physical/cultural features.