Facts and Figures Distinguishing the Nations of the World
Where are the world’s highest waterfalls? Who has more internet users—Japan or the United Kingdom?
What is the literacy rate in Brazil? This rich trove of current and historical statistics on the countries of the world makes historical and cross-national comparisons easy.
• Compare various characteristics of different countries by creating tables, charts, and spreadsheets for data crunching and deeper analysis.
• Get easy access to printable country maps and statistics, such as area, population, demographic and vital statistics, and gross national product.
• See how countries rank on economic and population measures or get information on significant geographic attributes, such as highest mountains and largest deserts.