Data in Gapminder World

February 27th, 2013

Aid received per person updated

We updated the aid received per person. The data source is the World Bank and values are displayed in current US$. Read more …

February 27th, 2013

Hydroelectric and nuclear electricity production updated

We updated hydroelectric and nuclear electricity production (total and per person). We changed the source for both indicators. We also Read more …

February 25th, 2013

We updated Oil Production and Electricity Use

We updated Oil Production (total and per capita) and Electricity use (total and per capita). We changed sources for both Read more …

February 22nd, 2013

We updated democracy score

We updated the democracy score, so it now extends to 2011. It is based on Polity IV, but we also Read more …

February 5th, 2013

Aid received (in % of GNI and in constant 2010 US$) updated

We updated received ODA, in both % of GNI and constant 2010 US$. Please note that the currency was changed Read more …

January 29th, 2013

Total GDP in PPP

We updated the total GDP in PPP$ (inflation-adjusted). Due to backward revisions in the population data, there are backward revisions Read more …

January 28th, 2013

CO2 emissions per person, Energy use total and per person updated

We updated the CO2 emissions per person, and energy use total and per person. See the per capita CO2 emission Read more …

January 22nd, 2013

Lifetime risk maternal death updated

We updated the lifetime risk of maternal death per 1000 women. See the global development in the Gapminder World.

January 22nd, 2013

Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education updated

We updated the Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education. See how the proportions have changed over time Read more …

January 16th, 2013

Yearly CO2 emission and cumulative CO2 emission updated!

We updated the data for yearly CO2 emission and cumulative CO2 emission. Some backward revisions for recent years were done. Read more …

January 16th, 2013

Urban population (total, %) and urban population growth updated

We updated the data for urban population (total population and percent of population) and urban population growth. Enjoy the stats Read more …

January 16th, 2013

GDP per capita and total (in constant 2000 US$) now updated

We updated GDP per capita and total (in constant 2000 US$). For technical reasons we changed the data source to World Read more …

January 8th, 2013

Population Density and Children out of school updated

We updated the data for Population Density and Children out of school. There seem to be backward revisions for the stats Read more …

January 6th, 2013

Cell phones and internet users updated

We updated cell phones (total and per 100 people) and internet users (per 100 people)! Find out how many people Read more …

January 5th, 2013

Malnutrition, Improved sanitation, Primary school completion and Exports updated

We updated the data for Malnutrition, Primary school completion (total, boys and girls), Improved sanitation (total, rural and urban) and Exports (as % Read more …