List of all current and future data-entries

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This is the list of the 275 topics for which we have gathered data and that we cover or plan to cover on OurWorldInData.

 

Our World In Data is a work in progress. Only few data entries are completed – you find them marked by a star on the front page of OurWorldInData.org.

 

For all topics marked by a “d” a preliminary drafts for the future data-entry is already online: In these cases we do already present some research, but the data-entries are often far from completion. These are merely preliminary drafts for the future data entries on Our World In Data and already do include some data visualisations and more rarely we present some aspects of the research literature on this topic.

# (1) Population Growth & Vital Statistics

  • d World Population Growth
  • d Future World Population Growth
  • d Fertility Rates
  • d Age Structure and Mortality by Age
  • d Child Mortality
  • d Infant Mortality
  • d Life Expectancy
  • Gender Ratio
  • d The Distribution of World Population
  • d Demographic Transition & Population Growth

# (2) Health

  • d Eradication of Diseases
  • d Health Inequality
  • d HIV / AIDS
  • d Malaria
  • d Maternal Mortality
  • d Smoking
  • d Suicides
  • d Vaccination
  • d Cancer
  • Doctors & Health Workers
  • Health Insurance
  • Mental Health
  • Hygiene
  • Causes of Death
  • Burden of Disease
  • Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Non-communicable Diseases (including Cardiovascular Diseases; Disabilities & Chronic Diseases)
  • Epidemics, Communicable Diseases (including Antibiotics)
  • Tuberculosis
  • Blood and Organ Donation
  • Toxins
  • Medical Research & Innovation
  • Financing of Health

# (3) Food & Agriculture

  • d Hunger & Undernourishment
  • d Famines
  • d Human Height
  • d Agricultural Employment
  • d Land Use in Agriculture
  • d Yields, Improved Seeds & GMO
  • d Fertilizer and Pesticides
  • d Food Expenditure, Food Prices and Volatility of Food Prices
  • Agricultural Output & Food Availability
  • Productivity in Agriculture (Farms & Agricultural Machinery)
  • Irrigation
  • Soil Loss & Soil Quality
  • Food Trade & Food Stocks
  • Diet Composition
  • Agricultural Regulation & Policy
  • Food Waste
  • Obesity & BMI
  • Alcohol, Marijuana & Drug Consumption
  • Meat Consumption, Seafood, Vegetarianism, Livestock Counts, & Productivity per Animal
  • Non-food Crops
  • Possibly: Food Origins, Agricultural Transition

# (4) Resources & Energy

  • d CO2 and Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • d Energy Production, Consumption & Changing Energy Sources (including Safety of Different Energy Sources)
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Emission Intensity
  • Electricity
  • Energy Prices
  • Energy Trade
  • Nuclear & Renewable Energy
  • Fossil Fuels
  • Oil Price, Taxes, Production & Consumption
  • Non-Energy Resources (including Diamonds)
  • Possibly: Primary Good Economies & Resource Curse; Resource Trade

# (5) Environmental Change

  • d Forest Cover
  • d Indoor Air Pollution
  • d Land Cover
  • d Natural Catastrophes
  • d Oil Spills
  • d Climate Change
  • Environmental Protection, Public Opinion about Environment, Natural Reserves & Parks
  • Environment and Growth & Institutions
  • Loss of Biodiversity (Extinction & Recovery of Animals)
  • Water Accessibility, Consumption & Sanitation
  • Water Quality in Rivers and Oceans
  • Air Pollution
  • Acid Rain & Ozone Layer
  • Waste
  • Possibly: Past Climate Issues; Carbon Stocks

# (6) Technology & Infrastructure

  • d R&D, Engineers & Scientists
  • d Technological Progress
  • d Transportation Infrastructure (including Price and Speed of Transportation)
  • Patents & Innovation
  • Quality of Technology
  • Risk of Accidents (including Poison from Products and Risk of Fire)
  • Dams & Reservoirs
  • Technological Disasters (including Chemicals Management & Catastrophes)
  • Vehicles, Public Transport & Street Lights
  • Risk of Accidents in Transportation
  • Energy Demand for Transportation
  • Possibly: Space Travel & Satellites; Goods Transportation; Ancient Transport Infrastructure

# (7) Growth & Distribution of Prosperity

  • d Incomes across the Income Distribution
  • d World Poverty
  • d GDP Growth over the Very Long Run
  • Global Economic Inequality (d Economic Convergence between Countries and d Inequality between World Citizens)
  • d GDP Data
  • d Income Inequality
  • Wages (including Minimum Wage)
  • Prices
  • Inflation
  • Economic Inequality
  • Consumption Inequality
  • Inequality of Wealth
  • Income Mobility & Social Mobility
  • Relative Poverty (Poverty in Individual Countries)
  • Economic Gender & Race Differences
  • Labor Share & Capital Share (Factor Incomes)
  • Finance, Stocks, Banks & Financial Institutions
  • Crises, Business Cycles, & Financial Stability
  • Interest Rates & Credit Market
  • Corporate Profits
  • Consumer Credit, Debt & Saving
  • Possibly: Predictions of Global Growth; Finance & Business Education

# (8) Economic Development, Work & Standard of Living

  • d Happiness and Life Satisfaction
  • d Human Development Index (HDI)
  • d Light
  • d Working Hours (including Working Time over Life)
  • d Child Labor
  • d Slavery
  • Productivity of Technologies
  • Efficiency and Growth
  • Industrialization & Technological Progress
  • Capital Formation, Investment, % Capital per Worker
  • Multidimensional Poverty
  • Global Convergence of Quality of Life
  • Consumption Basket
  • Availability of Goods
  • Urbanization (including Quality of Life in Urban and Rural Areas)
  • Housing, House Size, Toilets
  • Homelessness
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Work Conditions & Safety
  • Workers’ Unions, Strikes & Workers Rights
  • Risk
  • Forced Labor
  • Unofficial Economy
  • Labor Force Participation
  • Start-Ups & Entrepreneurialism
  • Unemployment
  • Labor Market Policy
  • Unpaid Work
  • Non-Profit Sector
  • Corruption
  • Possibly: Servants; Trends in Africa

# (9) The Public Sector & Economic System

  • d Social Spending
  • Public Spending
  • d Public Sector Employment
  • Government Revenue
  • Composition of Tax Revenues (including Corporate Tax and other Taxes)
  • Income Tax & Redistribution
  • Monetary Policy
  • Pension System & Incomes of the Elderly
  • Public Debt (including Government Bonds)
  • Views on Capitalism
  • Economic Systems
  • Competition
  • Economic Freedom & Regulation
  • Business Environment
  • Property Rights
  • Intellectual Property

# (10) Global Interconnections

  • d International Trade
  • Tariffs, Financial Liberalization & Trade Barriers
  • Economic Openness
  • Balance of Payment, Current Account and Capital Account, Terms of Trade, & Trade Composition
  • Foreign Direct Investment & Capital Flows
  • History of Trade from Antiquity to Early Modern Times
  • Economic Unions & Trade Agreements
  • State Unions
  • Intergovernmental Organizations & Diplomacy
  • Foreign Aid
  • Traveling & Tourism
  • Remittances
  • Migration (including Public Opinion on Immigration; Domestic Migration; and Education & Migration)
  • Human Trafficking
  • Political Asylum & Refugees
  • Trends for the Bottom Billion

# (11) War & Peace

  • d Civil Wars
  • d Genocides
  • d Military Spending
  • d Nuclear Weapons
  • d Peacekeeping
  • d Terrorism
  • d War and Peace before 1945
  • d War and Peace after 1945
  • d Correlates & Drivers of Peace
  • d Military Personnel
  • Fortifications of Settlements
  • Wars in Non-State Societies
  • Arms Producers, Trade & Non-Proliferation (including Landmines and Other Weapons)
  • Consequences of Conflict; Costs of Wars

# (12) Political Regime

  • d Democratisation
  • d Accountability & Transparency
  • d State Violence (including Judicial Torture & Capital Punishment)
  • Political Regimes in the Long Run
  • Political Rights
  • Citizenship
  • Democratic Values of the People
  • Trust in Political Regime & Institutions
  • Franchise, Voting Rights & Electoral Systems
  • Voter Turnout
  • Political Engagement & Protest
  • Separation of State and Religion
  • Political Stability & Coups
  • Violence against the Political System
  • Gender Differences in Politics
  • Protests
  • Rule of Law
  • Colonialism & Imperialism
  • Prisons & Police
  • Privacy & Surveillance
  • Political Fragmentation, Segregation & Centralization
  • Freedom of Press & Speech

# (13) Violence & Rights

  • d Cascade of Rights
  • d Ethnographic and Archaeological Evidence on Violent Deaths
  • d Homicides
  • d Treatment of Minorities – Violence and Tolerance
  • d Quality of Institutions
  • d Women’s Rights and Violence against Women
  • Guns
  • Crime & Violence
  • Human Rights
  • Religious Violence & Tolerance
  • Genital Mutilation
  • Female Infanticide & Gender Ratios
  • Violence against & Rights for Children
  • Violence against & Rights for LGBTQ community
  • Violence against & Rights for Animals
  • Treatment of the Elderly

# (14) Education & Knowledge

  • Pre-Primary Education
  • d Primary Education and Schools
  • d Secondary Education
  • d Higher Education (including Lifelong Education)
  • d Global Rise of Education (& Internationalizing Education)
  • d Intelligence
  • d Projections of Future Education
  • d Quality of Education & Drop-Out Rates
  • d Skill Premium (Income by Education)
  • d Literacy (and Numeracy)
  • d Financing of Education
  • d International Research Community
  • Open Data and Open Research
  • Teachers & Professors
  • Education Mobility
  • Inequality of Education

# (15) Media & Communication

  • d Books
  • d Internet
  • Social Media
  • Cultural Institutions
  • News & Public Media
  • Reporting in the Media
  • Radio, TV & Movies
  • Music
  • Communication Technology & Mobile Phones

# (16) Culture, Values & Society

  • d Materialism and Post-Materialism
  • d Optimism & Pessimism
  • d Trust
  • d Marriage & Relationships
  • d Teenage Pregnancy & Marriage
  • Self Expression & Secular Rationalism
  • Life Goals & Live Values
  • Rational Orientation
  • Values (among others: Individualism; We-Feeling, Nationalism & Cosmopolitanism; Individualism vs Collectivism; Egalitarianism vs Elitism; Emotionalism vs Stoicism; Value Determinants; Views on Tradition and Modernization; Conservatism vs Liberalism; Freedom vs Egality; Long-Term Determinants of Values)
  • Quantitative View of the World
  • Variety
  • Beauty; Fashion & Style
  • Art
  • Cultural Contact & Transferring of Culture
  • World Languages & Foreign Language Skills
  • Sports
  • Religion
  • Atheism
  • Contraception & Abortion
  • Sex