According to the latest available purchasing power parity (PPP) data, China’s gross domestic product (GDP) in PPP terms overtook the USA’s in 2013, and now accounts for nearly 19% of the global…

Edie Purdie |

2017年,全世界逾90%的人口暴露在不健康的空气之中。当年,空气污染成为全球第五大死亡风险因素。

Florina Pirlea, Wendy Ven-dee Huang |

More than 90% of the world’s population was exposed to unhealthy air in 2017. That same year, air pollution was the 5th highest mortality risk factor globally.

Florina Pirlea, Wendy Ven-dee Huang |

Individual-level employment data are crucial to monitoring labor markets and SDGs, capturing socioeconomic conditions and informing labor market policies, and are key priorities in recent global…

Valentina Costa, Sam Desiere |

1990年至2015年,东亚和太平洋地区各贫困线人口分布变化显著。如上图所示,本地区比撒哈拉以南非洲地区更为成功地减少了极端贫困人口。

R. Andres Castaneda Aguilar, Dean Mitchell Jolliffe, Tony Fujs, Christoph Lakner, Espen Beer Prydz |

In East Asia and Pacific, there have been drastic changes in the distribution of the population across different poverty lines between 1990 and 2015. As shown above, East Asia and Pacific has been…

R. Andres Castaneda Aguilar, Dean Mitchell Jolliffe, Tony Fujs, Christoph Lakner, Espen Beer Prydz |

The World Bank’s global poverty measures published through the PovcalNet website can now be accessed directly from within R and Stata.

R. Andres Castaneda Aguilar, Tony Fujs, Christoph Lakner, Espen Beer Prydz |

This blog is based on new child and maternal mortality estimates released jointly today by the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME) and United Nations…

Emi Suzuki, Haruna Kashiwase |

Alors que bien trop de femmes et d’enfants continuent de mourir de causes pourtant facilement évitables et curables, des mesures urgentes sont nécessaires pour accélérer les progrès dans la…

Emi Suzuki, Haruna Kashiwase |

Este blog se basa en nuevas estimaciones de la mortalidad materna y la mortalidad infantil.

Emi Suzuki, Haruna Kashiwase |