Time-span
1750-2010
Subscription Type
SUBSCRIPTION
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Notes
  • Three main volumes cover the Americas; Europe; and Africa, Asia, and Oceania
Resource Types
Reference Source, Statistics and Data
Description
IHS is a collection of historical statistics from over 260 years and more than 200 countries & territories across a multitude of interdisciplinary socio-economic topics. Subjects include population, education, labor force, consumer prices, migration, TV & radio, railways, government expenditures, etc. Statistics are taken from hundreds of primary sources, including both official national and international abstracts. Data tables are available as Excel and/or PDF, and include footnotes. It is possible to remove sections and merge tables from the other volumes and regions. (Not updated)