WDIsearch: Search names and descriptions of available WDI series

Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

View source: R/WDI.R

Description

Data frame with series code, name, description, and source for the WDI series which match the given criteria

Usage

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WDIsearch(string = "gdp", field = "name", short = TRUE, cache = NULL)

Arguments

string

Character string. Search for this string using grep with ignore.case=TRUE.

field

Character string. Search this field. Admissible fields: 'indicator', 'name', 'description', 'sourceDatabase', 'sourceOrganization'

short

TRUE: Returns only the indicator's code and name. FALSE: Returns the indicator's code, name, description, and source.

cache

Data list generated by the WDIcache function. If omitted, WDIsearch will search a local list of series.

Value

Data frame with code, name, source, and description of all series which match the criteria.

Examples

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WDIsearch(string='gdp', field='name', cache=NULL)
WDIsearch(string='AG.AGR.TRAC.NO', field='indicator', cache=NULL)

Example output

Loading required package: RJSONIO
       indicator                       
  [1,] "BG.GSR.NFSV.GD.ZS"             
  [2,] "BM.KLT.DINV.GD.ZS"             
  [3,] "BN.CAB.XOKA.GD.ZS"             
  [4,] "BN.CUR.GDPM.ZS"                
  [5,] "BN.GSR.FCTY.CD.ZS"             
  [6,] "BN.KLT.DINV.CD.ZS"             
  [7,] "BN.KLT.PRVT.GD.ZS"             
  [8,] "BN.TRF.CURR.CD.ZS"             
  [9,] "BNCABFUNDCD_"                  
 [10,] "BX.KLT.DINV.WD.GD.ZS"          
 [11,] "BX.TRF.MGR.DT.GD.ZS"           
 [12,] "BX.TRF.PWKR.DT.GD.ZS"          
 [13,] "BX.TRF.PWKR.GD.ZS"             
 [14,] "CM.MKT.LCAP.GD.ZS"             
 [15,] "CM.MKT.TRAD.GD.ZS"             
 [16,] "DT.DOD.ALLC.ZSG"               
 [17,] "DT.DOD.ALLN.ZSG"               
 [18,] "DT.DOD.DECT.CD.ZSG"            
 [19,] "DT.ODA.ALLD.GD.ZS"             
 [20,] "DT.ODA.DACD.ZSG"               
 [21,] "DT.ODA.MULT.ZSG"               
 [22,] "DT.ODA.NDAC.ZSG"               
 [23,] "DT.TDS.DECT.GD.ZS"             
 [24,] "EG.GDP.PUSE.KO.PP"             
 [25,] "EG.GDP.PUSE.KO.PP.KD"          
 [26,] "EG.USE.COMM.GD.PP.KD"          
 [27,] "EN.ATM.CO2E.KD.GD"             
 [28,] "EN.ATM.CO2E.PP.GD"             
 [29,] "EN.ATM.CO2E.PP.GD.KD"          
 [30,] "ER.GDP.FWTL.M3.KD"             
 [31,] "FI.RES.TOTL.CD.ZS"             
 [32,] "FM.AST.GOVT.CN.ZS"             
 [33,] "FM.LBL.BMNY.GD.ZS"             
 [34,] "FM.LBL.MQMY.GD.ZS"             
 [35,] "FS.AST.CGOV.GD.ZS"             
 [36,] "FS.AST.DOMO.GD.ZS"             
 [37,] "FS.AST.DOMS.GD.ZS"             
 [38,] "FS.AST.PRVT.GD.ZS"             
 [39,] "FS.LBL.LIQU.GD.ZS"             
 [40,] "FS.LBL.QLIQ.GD.ZS"             
 [41,] "GB.REV.XAGT.CN.ZS"             
 [42,] "GB.XPD.RSDV.GD.ZS"             
 [43,] "GC.BAL.CASH.GD.ZS"             
 [44,] "GC.DOD.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
 [45,] "GC.FIN.DOMS.GD.ZS"             
 [46,] "GC.FIN.FRGN.GD.ZS"             
 [47,] "GC.REV.XGRT.GD.ZS"             
 [48,] "GC.TAX.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
 [49,] "GC.XPN.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
 [50,] "GDPPCKD"                       
 [51,] "GDPPCKN"                       
 [52,] "GGBALOVRLCD_"                  
 [53,] "IE.ICT.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
 [54,] "MS.MIL.XPND.GD.ZS"             
 [55,] "NE.CON.GOVT.ZS"                
 [56,] "NE.CON.PETC.ZS"                
 [57,] "NE.CON.TETC.ZS"                
 [58,] "NE.DAB.TOTL.ZS"                
 [59,] "NE.EXP.GNFS.ZS"                
 [60,] "NE.GDI.FPRV.ZS"                
 [61,] "NE.GDI.FPUB.ZS"                
 [62,] "NE.GDI.FTOT.ZS"                
 [63,] "NE.GDI.TOTL.ZS"                
 [64,] "NE.IMP.GNFS.ZS"                
 [65,] "NE.MRCH.GDP.ZS"                
 [66,] "NE.RSB.GNFS.ZS"                
 [67,] "NE.TRD.GNFS.ZS"                
 [68,] "NV.AGR.PCAP.KD.ZG"             
 [69,] "NV.AGR.TOTL.ZG"                
 [70,] "NV.AGR.TOTL.ZS"                
 [71,] "NV.IND.MANF.ZS"                
 [72,] "NV.IND.TOTL.ZS"                
 [73,] "NV.SRV.TETC.ZS"                
 [74,] "NY.AGR.SUBS.GD.ZS"             
 [75,] "NY.GDP.COAL.RT.ZS"             
 [76,] "NY.GDP.DEFL.KD.ZG"             
 [77,] "NY.GDP.DEFL.ZS"                
 [78,] "NY.GDP.DISC.CN"                
 [79,] "NY.GDP.DISC.KN"                
 [80,] "NY.GDP.FRST.RT.ZS"             
 [81,] "NY.GDP.MINR.RT.ZS"             
 [82,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.CD"                
 [83,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.CD.XD"             
 [84,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.CN"                
 [85,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.CN.XD"             
 [86,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.KD"                
 [87,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.KD.ZG"             
 [88,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.KN"                
 [89,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.PP.CD"             
 [90,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.PP.KD"             
 [91,] "NY.GDP.MKTP.XU.E"              
 [92,] "NY.GDP.NGAS.RT.ZS"             
 [93,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.CD"                
 [94,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.KD"                
 [95,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.KD.ZG"             
 [96,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.KN"                
 [97,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.PP.CD"             
 [98,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.PP.KD"             
 [99,] "NY.GDP.PCAP.PP.KD.ZG"          
[100,] "NY.GDP.PETR.RT.ZS"             
[101,] "NY.GDP.TOTL.RT.ZS"             
[102,] "NY.GDS.TOTL.ZS"                
[103,] "NY.GNS.ICTR.ZS"                
[104,] "NYGDPDISCCD"                   
[105,] "NYGDPDISCCN"                   
[106,] "NYGDPDISCKD"                   
[107,] "NYGDPDISCKN"                   
[108,] "NYGDPDISCXN"                   
[109,] "NYGDPMKTPCD"                   
[110,] "NYGDPMKTPCN"                   
[111,] "NYGDPMKTPCP"                   
[112,] "NYGDPMKTPKD"                   
[113,] "NYGDPMKTPKN"                   
[114,] "NYGDPMKTPKP"                   
[115,] "NYGDPMKTPXD"                   
[116,] "NYGDPMKTPXN"                   
[117,] "NYGDPMKTPXP"                   
[118,] "NYGDPPOTLKD"                   
[119,] "NYGDPPOTLKN"                   
[120,] "PA.NUS.PPP"                    
[121,] "PA.NUS.PPPC.RF"                
[122,] "SE.XPD.PRIM.PC.ZS"             
[123,] "SE.XPD.SECO.PC.ZS"             
[124,] "SE.XPD.TERT.PC.ZS"             
[125,] "SE.XPD.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
[126,] "SE.XPD.TOTL.PC.ZS"             
[127,] "SH.XPD.PRIV.ZS"                
[128,] "SH.XPD.PUBL.ZS"                
[129,] "SH.XPD.TOTL.ZS"                
[130,] "SL.GDP.PCAP.EM.KD"             
[131,] "SL.GDP.PCAP.EM.KD.ZG"          
[132,] "TG.VAL.TOTL.GD.ZS"             
[133,] "UIS.XGDP.0.FDINSTADM.FFD"      
[134,] "UIS.XGDP.0.FSGOV.FDINSTADM.FFD"
[135,] "UIS.XGDP.0.FSpr.FDinst.FFd"    
[136,] "UIS.XGDP.1.FDINSTADM.FFD"      
[137,] "UIS.XGDP.1.FSGOV.FDINSTADM.FFD"
[138,] "UIS.XGDP.1.FSpr.FDinst.FFd"    
[139,] "UIS.XGDP.234.FDINSTADM.FFD"    
[140,] "UIS.XGDP.234.FSpr.FDinst.FFd"  
[141,] "UIS.XGDP.56.FDINSTADM.FFD"     
[142,] "UIS.XGDP.56.FSpr.FDinst.FFd"   
[143,] "UIS.XGDP.FDINSTADM.FFD"        
[144,] "UIS.XGDP.FSGOV.FDINSTADM.FFD"  
[145,] "UIS.XGDP.FSint.FDinst.FFd"     
[146,] "UIS.XGDP.FSpr.FDinst.FFd"      
[147,] "XGDP.234.FSGOV.FDINSTADM.FFD"  
[148,] "XGDP.56.FSGOV.FDINSTADM.FFD"   
       name                                                                                                                                        
  [1,] "Trade in services (% of GDP)"                                                                                                              
  [2,] "Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)"                                                                                        
  [3,] "Current account balance (% of GDP)"                                                                                                        
  [4,] "Current account balance excluding net official capital grants (% of GDP)"                                                                  
  [5,] "Net income (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                     
  [6,] "Foreign direct investment (% of GDP)"                                                                                                      
  [7,] "Private capital flows, total (% of GDP)"                                                                                                   
  [8,] "Net current transfers (% of GDP)"                                                                                                          
  [9,] "Current Account Balance, %GDP"                                                                                                             
 [10,] "Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)"                                                                                         
 [11,] "Migrant remittance inflows (% of GDP)"                                                                                                     
 [12,] "Workers' remittances and compensation of employees, received (% of GDP)"                                                                   
 [13,] "Workers' remittances, receipts (% of GDP)"                                                                                                 
 [14,] "Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP)"                                                                                      
 [15,] "Stocks traded, total value (% of GDP)"                                                                                                     
 [16,] "Debt on Concessional terms to GDP (% of GDP)"                                                                                              
 [17,] "Debt on Non-concessional terms to GDP (% of GDP)"                                                                                          
 [18,] "Debt outstanding and disbursed, Total to GDP (% of GDP)"                                                                                   
 [19,] "Net ODA received (% of GDP)"                                                                                                               
 [20,] "Net ODA received from DAC donors (% of recipient's GDP)"                                                                                   
 [21,] "Net ODA received from multilateral donors (% of GDP)"                                                                                      
 [22,] "Net ODA received from non-DAC bilateral donors (% of GDP)"                                                                                 
 [23,] "Total debt service (% of GDP)"                                                                                                             
 [24,] "GDP per unit of energy use (PPP $ per kg of oil equivalent)"                                                                               
 [25,] "GDP per unit of energy use (constant 2005 PPP $ per kg of oil equivalent)"                                                                 
 [26,] "Energy use (kg of oil equivalent) per $1,000 GDP (constant 2005 PPP)"                                                                      
 [27,] "CO2 emissions (kg per 2000 US$ of GDP)"                                                                                                    
 [28,] "CO2 emissions (kg per PPP $ of GDP)"                                                                                                       
 [29,] "CO2 emissions (kg per 2005 PPP $ of GDP)"                                                                                                  
 [30,] "Water productivity, total (constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal)"                                          
 [31,] "Total reserves includes gold (% of GDP)"                                                                                                   
 [32,] "Claims on governments and other public entities (% of GDP)"                                                                                
 [33,] "Broad money (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                    
 [34,] "Money and quasi money (M2) as % of GDP"                                                                                                    
 [35,] "Claims on central government, etc. (% GDP)"                                                                                                
 [36,] "Claims on other sectors of the domestic economy (% of GDP)"                                                                                
 [37,] "Domestic credit provided by banking sector (% of GDP)"                                                                                     
 [38,] "Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)"                                                                                              
 [39,] "Liquid liabilities (M3) as % of GDP"                                                                                                       
 [40,] "Quasi-liquid liabilities (% of GDP)"                                                                                                       
 [41,] "Central government revenues, excluding all grants (% of GDP)"                                                                              
 [42,] "Research and development expenditure (% of GDP)"                                                                                           
 [43,] "Cash surplus/deficit (% of GDP)"                                                                                                           
 [44,] "Central government debt, total (% of GDP)"                                                                                                 
 [45,] "Net incurrence of liabilities, domestic (% of GDP)"                                                                                        
 [46,] "Net incurrence of liabilities, foreign (% of GDP)"                                                                                         
 [47,] "Revenue, excluding grants (% of GDP)"                                                                                                      
 [48,] "Tax revenue (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                    
 [49,] "Expense (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                        
 [50,] "GDP per Capita, constant US$, millions"                                                                                                    
 [51,] "Real GDP per Capita (real local currency units, various base years)"                                                                       
 [52,] "General Govt. Balance, %GDP"                                                                                                               
 [53,] "Information and communication technology expenditure (% of GDP)"                                                                           
 [54,] "Military expenditure (% of GDP)"                                                                                                           
 [55,] "General government final consumption expenditure (% of GDP)"                                                                               
 [56,] "Household final consumption expenditure, etc. (% of GDP)"                                                                                  
 [57,] "Final consumption expenditure, etc. (% of GDP)"                                                                                            
 [58,] "Gross national expenditure (% of GDP)"                                                                                                     
 [59,] "Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)"                                                                                                  
 [60,] "Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (% of GDP)"                                                                                  
 [61,] "Gross public investment (% of GDP)"                                                                                                        
 [62,] "Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)"                                                                                                  
 [63,] "Gross capital formation (% of GDP)"                                                                                                        
 [64,] "Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)"                                                                                                  
 [65,] "Merchandise trade to GDP ratio (%)"                                                                                                        
 [66,] "External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)"                                                                                         
 [67,] "Trade (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                          
 [68,] "Real agricultural GDP per capita growth rate (%)"                                                                                          
 [69,] "Real agricultural GDP growth rates (%)"                                                                                                    
 [70,] "Agriculture, value added (% of GDP)"                                                                                                       
 [71,] "Manufacturing, value added (% of GDP)"                                                                                                     
 [72,] "Industry, value added (% of GDP)"                                                                                                          
 [73,] "Services, etc., value added (% of GDP)"                                                                                                    
 [74,] "Agricultural support estimate (% of GDP)"                                                                                                  
 [75,] "Coal rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                     
 [76,] "Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %)"                                                                                                        
 [77,] "GDP deflator (base year varies by country)"                                                                                                
 [78,] "Discrepancy in expenditure estimate of GDP (current LCU)"                                                                                  
 [79,] "Discrepancy in expenditure estimate of GDP (constant LCU)"                                                                                 
 [80,] "Forest rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                   
 [81,] "Mineral rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                  
 [82,] "GDP (current US$)"                                                                                                                         
 [83,] "GDP deflator, index (2000=100; US$ series)"                                                                                                
 [84,] "GDP (current LCU)"                                                                                                                         
 [85,] "GDP deflator, period average (LCU index 2000=100)"                                                                                         
 [86,] "GDP (constant 2000 US$)"                                                                                                                   
 [87,] "GDP growth (annual %)"                                                                                                                     
 [88,] "GDP (constant LCU)"                                                                                                                        
 [89,] "GDP, PPP (current international $)"                                                                                                        
 [90,] "GDP, PPP (constant 2005 international $)"                                                                                                  
 [91,] "GDP deflator, end period (base year varies by country)"                                                                                    
 [92,] "Natural gas rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                              
 [93,] "GDP per capita (current US$)"                                                                                                              
 [94,] "GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$)"                                                                                                        
 [95,] "GDP per capita growth (annual %)"                                                                                                          
 [96,] "GDP per capita (constant LCU)"                                                                                                             
 [97,] "GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)"                                                                                             
 [98,] "GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $)"                                                                                       
 [99,] "GDP per capita, PPP annual growth (%)"                                                                                                     
[100,] "Oil rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                      
[101,] "Total natural resources rents (% of GDP)"                                                                                                  
[102,] "Gross domestic savings (% of GDP)"                                                                                                         
[103,] "Gross savings (% of GDP)"                                                                                                                  
[104,] "GDP Discrepancy, current US$, millions"                                                                                                    
[105,] "GDP Discrepancy, current LCU, millions"                                                                                                    
[106,] "GDP Discrepancy, constant US$, millions"                                                                                                   
[107,] "GDP Discrepancy, constant LCU, millions"                                                                                                   
[108,] "GDP Discrepancy deflator, LCU"                                                                                                             
[109,] "GDP, current US$, millions"                                                                                                                
[110,] "GDP, current LCU, millions"                                                                                                                
[111,] "GDP, PPP basis, current intl $, millions"                                                                                                  
[112,] "GDP, constant US$, millions"                                                                                                               
[113,] "GDP, constant LCU, millions"                                                                                                               
[114,] "GDP, PPP basis, constant intl $, millions"                                                                                                 
[115,] "GDP (implicit price deflator contant 2005 USD)"                                                                                            
[116,] "GDP deflator, LCU"                                                                                                                         
[117,] "GDP, PPP basis, deflator"                                                                                                                  
[118,] "GDP Potential, constant US$, millions"                                                                                                     
[119,] "Estimated Potential GDP (real local currency units, various base years)"                                                                   
[120,] "PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)"                                                                                      
[121,] "PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate ratio"                                                                                 
[122,] "Expenditure per student, primary (% of GDP per capita)"                                                                                    
[123,] "Expenditure per student, secondary (% of GDP per capita)"                                                                                  
[124,] "Expenditure per student, tertiary (% of GDP per capita)"                                                                                   
[125,] "Public spending on education, total (% of GDP)"                                                                                            
[126,] "Public education expenditure per student (% of p.c. GDP), all levels"                                                                      
[127,] "Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)"                                                                                                    
[128,] "Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)"                                                                                                     
[129,] "Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)"                                                                                                      
[130,] "GDP per person employed (constant 1990 PPP $)"                                                                                             
[131,] "GDP per person employed (annual % growth)"                                                                                                 
[132,] "Merchandise trade (% of GDP)"                                                                                                              
[133,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. All sources. Pre-primary"                                  
[134,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Public sources. Pre-primary"                               
[135,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Private sources. Pre-primary"                              
[136,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. All sources. Primary"                                      
[137,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Public sources. Primary"                                   
[138,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Private sources. Primary"                                  
[139,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. All sources. Secondary and post-secondary non-tertiary"    
[140,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Private sources. Secondary and post-secondary non-tertiary"
[141,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. All sources. Tertiary"                                     
[142,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Private sources. Tertiary"                                 
[143,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. All sources. All levels"                                   
[144,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Public sources. All levels"                                
[145,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. International sources. All levels"                         
[146,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Private sources. All levels"                               
[147,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Public sources. Secondary and post-secondary non-tertiary" 
[148,] "Total expenditure on educational institutions and administration as a % of GDP. Public sources. Tertiary"                                  
     indicator           name                              
[1,] "AG.AGR.TRAC.NO"    "Agricultural machinery, tractors"
[2,] "BM.AG.AGR.TRAC.NO" "Agricultural tractors, exports"  
[3,] "BX.AG.AGR.TRAC.NO" "Agricultural tractors, imports"  

WDI documentation built on April 10, 2018, 5:05 p.m.