Public Services Division
General International Statistical Resources
Canada year book. Ottawa: Canada. Dominion Bureau of Statistics; 1906 - . Annual.
Demographic Yearbook. Annuaire démographique. New York: United Nations, Statistical Office; 1949 - . Annual.
The Europa world year book. London (England): Europa Publications Limited, c1989- . Annual.
InfoPlease [Internet]. Boston: Pearson Education; c200-2013. World Statistics. This section of the free online almanac includes statistics from various sources. The data sources are identified.
International Statistical Agencies (U.S. Census Bureau). This Website provides links to the statistical offices of each country.
Mitchel BR. European historical statistics, 1750-1970. New York: Columbia University Press; c1975. 857 p.
OECD factbook: economic, environmental, and social statistics. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD); 2005- . Annual. Available as a free iPhone/Smart phone app. Also available in French and German.
Statesman's year-book: statistical and historical annual of the states of the world. Houndmills (Basingstoke, UK): Palgrave Macmillan; 1864 - . Annual.
United Nations Statistics Division. Statistical yearbook. Annuaire statistique. New York: United Nations; 1948 - . Annual. Available in print or download PDF format.
Women in Science (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). This factsheet (UIS Fact Sheet; 23), is from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics; 2012 Dec.
World Development Indicators. Washington (DC): World Bank; 1978 - . Annual. Internationally comparable social and economic statistics from 216 economies.
World Factbook (Central Intelligence Agency, U.S.). The Factbook is in the public domain. It is updated every 2 weeks and includes information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
Yearbook of international organizations 2012-2013. 49th ed. Brussels: Union of International Associations; c2012. Vol. 5. Statistics, visualizations and patterns. Provides figures for the number, location by country, and types of international organizations.