Enterprise Surveys

Alternative Title: 
World Bank Data

“Enterprise Surveys offers an expansive array of economic data on 130,000 firms in 135 countries. The data is presented in a variety of ways useful to researchers, policy makers, journalists, and others.” - Enterprise Surveys

Spatial Coverage: 
Data Creator: 
The World Bank Group
Time Period: 

2002 - present

Data Publisher:


Data can be viewed in html and downloaded as a PDF, exported to Excel as appropriate.

Data Access: 

Access is freely available to certain data and reports, however to access the complete datasets, you must register with the Enterprise Analysis Unit (FGIEA) by completing the Enterprise Surveys Data Access Protocol. Users of this data are required to protect its confidentiality in accordance with World Bank rules governing “strictly confidential” information. These are discussed on the registration form.