Statistics and Databases
The Bank has compiled and organized over 1,000 searchable statistics and indicators for countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, creating a comprehensive dataset for the region.
Agrimonitor is the IDB Producer and Consumer Support Estimates country-level database for Latin American and Caribbean countries. It enables policy makers and policy analysts to track agricultural policies and to assess and measure the level and composition of the support to agriculture. The indicators related to magnitudes and composition help to better describe and address the key challenges facing agriculture in the coming decade.
Trade statistics of countries in the Americas developed by the Institute for the Integration of Latin America (INTAL).
The IDB Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) Energy Visualization Database, produced by the Energy Innovation Center, is an interactive quantitative and qualitative information system on how countries produce and use energy by fuel source and sector. The database also offers a description of the region’s energy sector industrial organizations and institutional frameworks. This tool contains data on the IDB’s 26 borrowing countries (plus Cuba), and for comparison purposes, on other major producing or consuming countries and regions. The information is sourced from, among others, the International Energy Agency as well as gathered by IDB staff.
An analysis tool with indicators of women's political participation in Latin America.
Indigenous Legislation DataBank
This databank contains information on indigenous legislation classified by country and by theme for all countries of Latin America.
- Market Access
- Legal Framework
- Toolkits and Trade Facilitation
- Statistics and Indicators
Latin American and Caribbean Macro Watch Data Tool - Over 500 indicators consolidating data on macroeconomics, social issues, trade, capital flows, markets and governance. Updated with information based on national sources available as of September 2014.
See also the Country Indicators Tool for a Summary of Main Macroeconomic indicators by Country.
REVELA is a free Web-based monthly service on inflation and growth expectations in Latin America. REVELA’s Web site offers an up-to-date report and a database with historical information. This service compiles data from the expectations surveys of eight Latin American countries with inflation-targeting regimes. Updated with information based on national sources available as of March 2014.
The Working Parents and Childcare Database is part of a larger IDB project on childcare alternatives for working families, and how they affect their economic participation. It includes legislation for Latin-American and Caribbean Countries on: childcare, early childhood, early education, financing, children’s rights, family education and support, and maternity legislation.