Data name: 
wgi
Data Category: 
socio-economy
Data Path: 
socio-economy/gdw/ref
Data Last Access: 
Wednesday, 13 September, 2017
Data JRC Contact Info: 
cesar.carmona-moreno@ec.europa.eu
Data Availability: 
FREE
Data Spatial Resolution Description: 
Country
Data temporal frequency: 
yearly
Data Spatial Extent: 
Data Region of Interest: 
World
Data Short Description: 
WorldwideGovernance Indicators(WGI)
Data Extended Description: 
The Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project reports aggregate and individual governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996–2015, for six dimensions of governance: Voice and Accountability Political Stability and Absence of Violence Government Effectiveness Regulatory Quality Rule of Law Control of Corruption These aggregate indicators combine the views of a large number of enterprise, citizen and expert survey respondents in industrial and developing countries. They are based on over 30 individual data sources produced by a variety of survey institutes, think tanks, non-governmental organizations, international organizations, and private sector firms. Governance Indicators (WGI)