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    The World Bank is an international financial institution that promotes foreign investment, international trade, and capital investment in developing countries in order to further its goal of reducing poverty.


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  • GDP per capita (current US$)

    Yearly time series (1960–2016). It was last modified on 13 Nov 2017 at 04:38. Categorized as Economy & Growth. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: Current US$
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    • Description:

      GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2017
    • Citing: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.
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  • GDP (current US$)

    Yearly time series (1960–2016). It was last modified on 13 Nov 2017 at 04:40. Categorized as Climate Change. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: Current US$
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      GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Dollar figures for GDP are converted from domestic currencies using single year official exchange rates. For a few countries where the official exchange rate does not reflect the rate effectively applied to actual foreign exchange transactions, an alternative conversion factor is used.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2017
    • Citing: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.
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  • Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)

    Yearly time series (1960–2016). It was last modified on 13 Nov 2017 at 01:36. Categorized as Financial Sector. It is tagged , .


    • Units: Annual %
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      Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2017
    • Citing: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.
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  • Consumer price index (2010 = 100)

    Yearly time series (1960–2016). It was last modified on 13 Nov 2017 at 01:36. Categorized as Financial Sector. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      Consumer price index reflects changes in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used. Data are period averages.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2017
    • Citing: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.
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  • Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)

    Yearly time series (1991–2016). It was last modified on 13 Nov 2017 at 11:40. Categorized as Education. It is tagged , , .


    • Units: Modeled ILO estimate
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    • Description:

      Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2017
    • Citing: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in March 2017.
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  • Coverage in 4th quintile (%) - Other Social Assistance(preT)

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.

  • Public current expenditure on education as % of total current government expenditure

    Yearly time series (1970–2012). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Education. It is tagged .


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      Public current expenditure on education as % of total current government expenditure is the share of total government current expenditures for the education sector.

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: UNESCO Institute for Statistics
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  • Profit tax (%)

    Yearly time series (2010–2010). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36.


    • Units: %
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      The profit tax rate measures the amount of taxes on profits paid by the business as a percentage of commercial profits.
      Source: World Bank, Doing Business Project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreTopics/PayingTaxes).

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: World Bank, Doing Business Project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreTopics/PayingTaxes/).
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  • (%) Generosity of All Social Safety Nets - 5th 20%

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      It presents the (%) Generosity of All Social Safety Nets for 5th 20%

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: ASPIRE: The 2011 Atlas of Social Protection
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  • Tariff barriers, weighted mean tariff, manufactured products (%)

    Yearly time series (1988–2008). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04.

  • Gini inequality reduction (%) - All Social Safety Nets

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor. It is tagged , .


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      It presents the Gini inequality reduction (%) for All Social Safety Nets

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: ASPIRE: The 2011 Atlas of Social Protection
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  • Beneficiaries' per capita transfer - All Social Insurance

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      It presents the Beneficiaries' per capita transfer for All Social Insurance

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: ASPIRE: The 2011 Atlas of Social Protection
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  • Adequacy of benefits (%) - All Social Insurance (preT)

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.

  • Benefit expenditure - Other Social Assistance

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.

  • Projection: Percentage of the population age 20-39 by highest level of educational attainment

    Yearly time series (2010–2100). It was last modified on 13 Sep 2016 at 15:37.


    • Units: Number
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      Share of the population of the stated age group that has completed primary education or incomplete lower secondary education as the highest level of educational attainment. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

      Share of the population of the stated age group that has never attended school. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

      Share of the population of the stated age group that has pre-primary education or incomplete primary education as the highest level of educational attainment. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

      Share of the population of the stated age group that has completed upper secondary or incomplete post-secondary education as the highest level of educational attainment. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

      Share of the population of the stated age group that has completed lower secondary or incomplete upper secondary education as the highest level of educational attainment. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

      Share of the population of the stated age group that has completed post-secondary or tertiary education as the highest level of educational attainment. Projections are based on collected census and survey data for the base year (around 2010) and the Medium Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2) projection model. The SSP2 is a middle-of-the-road scenario that combines medium fertility with medium mortality, medium migration, and the Global Education Trend (GET) education scenario. For more information and other projection models, consult the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital's website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/

    • Last updated: 13 Sep 2016
    • Citing: Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/vid/dataexplorer/
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  • Government Consumption, constant US$, millions

    Yearly time series (1960–2015). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Economic Policy & External Debt. It is tagged .


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      Government consumption (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation. Data are in constant US$, millions. The base year is 2005.

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: World Bank staff calculations based on World Development Indicators data.
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  • Export destination index

    Yearly time series (1995–2006). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04.

  • (%) Generosity of All Social Insurance - 1st 20%

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      It presents the (%) Generosity of All Social Insurance for 1st 20%

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: ASPIRE: The 2011 Atlas of Social Protection
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  • DHS: Gross attendance rate. Post Secondary. Female

    Yearly time series (1990–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 20:36. Categorized as Education. It is tagged , .


    • Units: Number
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    • Description:

      Gross attendance rate. Post Secondary. Female is the number of female post-secondary school pupils of any age, expressed as a percentage of the population of females of post-secondary school age. Post-secondary school age is defined as the age range from graduation from secondary school till the maximum age set as a parameter of the educational system.

    • Last updated: 6 Oct 2014
    • Citing: Porta (2011) using Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) data
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  • Adequacy of benefits in 2nd quintile (%) - All Social Insurance (preT)

    Yearly time series (2004–2011). It was last modified on 6 Oct 2014 at 21:04. Categorized as Social Protection & Labor.