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World Development Indicators

A guide to downloading data

Selecting Years

Click the small triangle next to Time to view your options. A word of caution: even though the interface always shows year options back to 1960, any given combination of series and countries may be incomplete. Always check the actual availability of data by pulling the actual tables before committing your project to it.

You can view and click individual years by browsing or searching. You can display and auto-select different groupings of recent years to save clicking time by using the numbered links:


The date slider merely limits what options you can see, like the other filters.

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