World Factbook

US Central Intelligence Agency | Jul 21, 2021

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people and society, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. The Reference tab includes: a variety of world, regional, country, ocean, and time zone maps; Flags of the World; and a Country Comparison function that ranks the country information and data in more than 75 Factbook fields. Useful for K–12 and undergraduate history courses.

Tags: Africa East Asia Europe Middle East North America Pacific Rim & Oceania South America South Asia Southeast Asia World Data & Statistics Maps Primary Source Collection for Research Assignments Primary Sources Readings Timelines Diplomatic/International Economic Environmental Human Rights & Violations Military Political Social Transnational 1900-1945 1945-Present


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