World Development Indicators (WDI) is 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.
Population Data. National level population is one of the few topics for which both historical and projection data are easily found online. Both sets of data are often found on the same site. Data can include total population, crude birth and death data, age and sex structure of populations, infant and under-5 mortality rates, etc. This year's edition of PRB's annual World Population Data Sheet provides the latest data on 20 population, health, and environment indicators for the world, major regions, and more than 200 countries.It includes a special set of indicators, analytical graphics, data dashboard, video, and other features focused on assessing the state of women's empowerment globally.
In 2016, 91% of the world population was living in places where the WHO air quality guidelines levels were not met. Ambient (outdoor air pollution) in both cities and rural areas was estimated to cause 4.2 million premature deaths worldwide in 2016. NOTES: (1) Internet Usage and World Population Statistics estimates for June 30, 2019, as of Sept 20, 2019. (2) CLICK on each world region name for detailed regional usage information. (3) Demographic (Population) numbers are based on data from the United Nations Population Division.
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