Digital Development: Development news, research, data | World Bank
The World Bank's Digital Development Global Practice works hand in hand with governments to help create strong foundations for the digital economy to thrive. Our work focuses on addressing supply and demand side constraints to digital transformation, around key pillars including inclusive access to fast, reliable, safe and affordable internet. Across the World Bank Group, we are working to ...
Financial Management Information Systems (FMIS) - World Bank
This database was developed as a part of the World Bank study ( FMIS & Open Budget Data: Do Governments Report on Where the Money Goes?) released in September 2013 (available in nine languages) to present good practices and guidelines for publishing reliable open budget data from FMIS. Last Updated: Jan 31, 2023 COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE
Shared Prosperity: Monitoring Inclusive Growth - World Bank
Methodology and Usage. The number of economies  included in the GDSP depends on the availability of household surveys in the World Bank’s Global Monitoring Database, October 2022.  Despite its relevance, shared prosperity is more challenging to monitor than global poverty. Whereas one household survey is needed to compute poverty, two comparable household surveys are needed to compute ...
What is the Global Database on Intergenerational Mobility (GDIM)
This database (GDIM) contains estimates of absolute and relative intergenerational mobility (IGM) by 10-year cohorts born between 1940 and 1990. For example, the generation born between 1980 and 1990 are referred to as the 1980s cohort, and parents refer to the parents of the generation of individuals of this cohort.
World Bank Food Insecurity Data and Research
The AMIS Market Monitor provides a synopsis of major developments in international commodity markets, focusing on wheat, maize, rice and soybeans. The analysis is a collective assessment of the member organizations of AMIS concerning the international market situation and outlook. FAO: Domestic Food Prices
World Bank Fintech
A database of enabling fintech regulations across nearly 200 jurisdictions worldwide has been created to serve client and staff needs to be able to access, compare and contrast fintech related regulation globally.
World Bank SME Finance: Development news, research, data | World Bank
According to our estimates, 600 million jobs will be needed by 2030 to absorb the growing global workforce, which makes SME development a high priority for many governments around the world. In emerging markets, most formal jobs are generated by SMEs, which create 7 out of 10 jobs. However, access to finance is a key constraint to SME growth ...
GLOBAL CONSUMPTION DATA for INCLUSIVE BUSINESS
The Global Consumption Database can help you: What data are available? The Global Consumption Database has compiled data from surveys of more than a million households around the world. Users can access spending numbers, view graphs and tables, and download data for analysis. The data can be broken down in several ways:
Urban Transport Data Analysis Tool (UT-DAT) - World Bank
The Data Analysis Tool for Urban Transport is a simple Excel-based tool that enables users to compare several urban transport related indicators in a city with similar indicators in peer cities. Such a comparison would allow users to identify areas where the city under study is performing well or is performing poorly.
SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework - World Bank
The improvement rate of energy efficiency, described by a compound annual growth rate of energy intensity (CAGR), was -1.3% between 1990 and 2010. Both need to double. Another 20 high-impact countries account for 80% of energy consumption and will need to lead the way on doubling the share of renewables to 36% of the global energy mix and ...