• BBC Country Profiles Provides guide to history, politics and economic background of numerous countries. Also includes audio and video clips from the BBC archives.
    news.bbc.co.uk/.../default.stm
  • CIA World Factbook U.S. government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, military, and transnational issues.
    www.cia.gov/.../
  • City Population Statistical tables and maps for the principal cities and agglomerations of the world.
    www.citypopulation.de/
  • Eldis Country and Region Profiles Search for information on economic, political and environmental issues in countries throughout the world.
    www.eldis.org/.../
  • Island Directory Basic environmental and geographic information on the significant islands of the world.
    islands.unep.ch/isldir.htm
  • National Geographic: Travel & Cultures Includes photos, maps, videos, flags and facts, all indexed by continent and country.
    travel.nationalgeographic.com/.../
  • NationMaster.com Provides country and regional graphs and descriptive statistics based on geography, military, economy, crime, education, and transportation.
    www.nationmaster.com/
  • Nations Online A comprehensive portal to sites in various countries throughout the world.
    www.nationsonline.org/
  • UNdata Statistical profiles of countries compiled by the United Nations; with economic, social and environmental indicators.
    data.un.org/CountryProfile.aspx
  • World World is a common name for the whole of human civilization, specifically human experience, history, or the human condition in general, worldwide, i.e. anywhere on Earth or pertaining to anywhere on earth.In a philosophical context it may refer to: the who
    en.wikipedia.org/.../World