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Election & Democracy Statistics
Focuses on current elections, but includes previous elections back to 1998. Developed by a non-profit International Foundation for Election Systems (IFES), the world's premiere election assistance organization.
International Voter Turnout
Most comprehensive global collection of political participation statistics available, covers presidential & parliamentary elections, numbers of registered voters and information of false ballots from The International Institute for Democracy & Electoral Assistance (IDEA).
Provides scores, reports and statistics covering democracy and freedom across the world. There are reports on civil liberties, political rights, freedom of speech, freedom of press, and countries transitioning to democracy.
Fragile States Index
Ranks the level of political stability in every country in the world.
Measures the regimes of every country from 1946 to present and provides a score for each country ranging from full democracy to failed state.
Economic & Trade Statistics
Corruption & Governance Indicators
Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI)
Ranking of the levels of corruption in 180 countries determined by experts and surveys from Transparency International.
Worldwide Governance Indicators
Reports on indicators for 212 countries focusing on accountability, political stability, government effectiveness, rule of law and control of corruption.
Global Corruption Barometer
Public opinion attitudes and experiences regarding corruption in dozens of countries from Transparency International
Bribe Payers Index
Measures the likelihood firms based in the developed world to pay bribes to operate from Transparency International.
Global Terrorism Database
Vast database covering domestic and international terrorist attacks from 1970 to 2011. Searching can be done by date, region, country, perpetrator group, weapon type, attack type or target type.
UN Office of Drugs and Crime
International reports and statistics on international crime and drug activities.
Human Development Index
Ranks countries on the level of human development, such as poverty levels, health, life expectancies, education, equality of genders, etc.
Global Health Council
Non-profit group's website focused on improving health of people throughout the world through education and health programs, including publications.
Providing information on the UN's AIDS initiative to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS.