Economics and Business Datasets

World Development Indicators

(This datasets was published on Kaggle community)


World Development Indicators from the World Bank explore country development indicators from around the world contain over a thousand annual indicators of economic development from hundreds of countries around the world.

world-development-indicators release-2016-01-28-06-31-53 (368 MB) contains 6 files in csv format, 1 file in sqlite format, and 1 file in hashes.txt: 

  • Indicators.csv: (contains 6 fields, yearly data from 1960 – 2016: for each indicators in a country it was available)
  • Country.csv: (contains 31 fields)
  • CountryNotes.csv: (contains 3 fields)
  • FootNotes.csv: (contains 4 fields)
  • Series.csv: (contains 20 fields)
  • SeriesNotes.csv: (contains 3 fields)
  • database.sqlite: (1.31 GB)
  • hashes.txt


Here’s a list of the available indicators along with a list of the available countries by Ben Hamner.