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MBA LibGuide: Statistics

A guide to information resources and services for MBA students at Strathclyde Business School.

How to find statistics

Database of world statistics enabling country comparisons.

Quick way to find numerical data presented as tables, charts and images in PDF reports, spreadsheets and ordinary web pages.

Google public data explorer
Search and display global pubic data. Sources include  OECD, IMF, World Bank and Eurostat.


Official UK Statistics

International organisations

Useful UK statistics

Useful worldwide statistics

International statistics: Scotbis
For international statistics - browse an alphabetical list by country.

Penn World Table (PWT)
Information on relative levels of income, output, inputs and productivity, covering 167 countries between 1950 and 2011. On this website, you find access to the data and documentation.

World development indicators
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.


Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union situated in Luxembourg. Its mission is to provide high quality statistics for Europe.

ONS release calender

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Eurostat releases

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