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Title:
Little data book 2003.
Author:
World Bank.
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : World Bank , [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
240 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
"April 2003."

"Pocket edition of the World development indicators"--P. 5.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9780821354261
Format :
Book

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Central Library HA155 .L47 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

Summary

Now in its 5th edition, 'The Little Data Book', a pocket-sized ready reference, contains key development data for 208 countries. 'The Little Data Book 2003' provides profiles of each country with 54 development indicators, including: * Population and population growth * GNI, GDP growth, Exports and Imports, and Gross Capital Formation * Deforestation, Water Use, Energy Use and Electricity Use per Capita * Life Expectancy, Fertility Rate, Child Malnutrition, Prevalence of HIV, Girls in Primary School * Paved Roads, Aircraft Departures, Personal Computers * High-technology exports, Foreign Direct Investment, Present Value of Debt, and Aid per Capita.Drawing on data from the 'World Development Indicators 2003', 'The Little Data Book 2003' provides a quick reference to the latest available data for World Bank member countries as well as other economies with populations of over 30,000.Separate tables summarize data for the World, by Region (East Asia and Pacific, Middle East and Africa, etc.), and Income Group. A helpful Glossary of Terms defines each indicator.Please note that data is shown for three years: an earlier benchmark year (1990) and the two latest years available (2000 and 2001)..


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