November 30, 2020

Reference: CIA Adds New Nine New Data Categories With Societal Data to World Factbook

From the CIA Web Site: … the Factbook is adding new categories of societal data, which—along with other demographic and economic entries—offer additional insight into a country’s economic strength, internal stability, and impact on the environment. After a comprehensive search for datasets that are current and regularly updated, nine new fields have been added, with […]

New: World Health Organization (WHO) Releases Database on Nutrition, Obesity and Physical Activity (NOPA)

From a WHO Announcement: The NOPA database has been created in close collaboration with health ministries and with support from the European Commission. It includes details on more than 300 national and sub-national policies that address nutrition, physical activity or obesity. Most of these policy documents have been developed in the past six years and […]