The Statesman’s Yearbook Online

edited by Dr Barry Turner

About the print edition

This classic reference work presents a political, economic and social account of every country of the world together with facts and analysis. The 2017 edition includes:

• Revised and updated biographical profiles of all current leaders
• Extensive updates to country economic overviews
• Expanded and updated historical introductions
• Week-by-week chronology of key political events from April 2015 to March 2016
• Comprehensive coverage of major international organizations
• 2015 in 1,000 words—a summary of the key events that dominated the world during the year
• SPECIAL FEATURE: Barry Turner investigates democracy's origins and role in the modern world, plus a factsheet on democracy throughout history
• NEW: Civil and criminal justice rankings, plus updated corruption rankings

In a world when opinion and propaganda can be overwhelming, The Statesman's Yearbook remains the first point of reference for reliable, concise information on any country in the world.

'…an invaluable compendium for generations of researchers, writers and politicians to draw on.' — Zak Cope, academic researcher.

To order copies of The Statesman's Yearbook 2017:

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