General World Statistics

Find data on world population, mortality rate, geography, the economy, former names of countries, criteria that defines a country, and more.

A Profile of the World

How Many Countries?

Country Statistics at a Glance

Former Place Names of Countries and Cities

State, Country, and Nation

The Difference between the U.K., Great Britain, England, and the British Isles

Physical World Map showing parts of Africa, Europe, The Middle East, and Asia

World Statistics