Identification

Name

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Statistics Division

Short name

FAOSTAT

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Update frequency

Yearly

Created

2012-08-14 15:17:28+00:00

Modified

2016-03-21 18:28:38.149948+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

FAOSTAT provides large time-series and cross sectional data relating to hunger, food and agriculture for approximately 245 countries and 35 regional areas from 1961 through the present. It also offers an innovative tool, FAOSTAT Analysis, for basic statistical analysis of the data.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

1961

URL http://faostat3.fao.org/home/index.html

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Africa
(2) Americas
(3) Asia
(4) Australia and New Zealand
(5) Caribbean
(6) Central America
(7) Eastern Africa
(8) Eastern Europe
(9) Europe
(10) Melanesia
(11) Micronesia
(12) Middle Africa
(13) Northern Africa
(14) Northern Europe
(15) Oceania
(16) Polynesia
(17) South America
(18) South-Eastern Asia
(19) Southern Africa
(20) Southern Asia
(21) Southern Europe
(22) Western Africa
(23) Western Asia
(24) Western Europe
Geography

No

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports
(2) Official Reports
(3) Official Reports