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Finding and Using Data

Nearly every country in the world has set a central public sector unit entirely devoted to the production, harmonization and dissemination of official statistics that the public sector and the national community need to run, monitor and evaluate their operations and policies.

  • Brazil
    Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics
  • Canada
    Statistics Canada
  • China
    National Bureau of Statistics. For more data on China see the subscription database "Chine Data Center" listed in the box below.
  • India
    Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation
  • Mexico
    National Institute of Statistics, Geography, and Informatics
  • Russia
    Russian State Committee for Statistics 
  • South Africa
    Statistics South Africa