Statistical Yearbook of the League of Nations

The League of Nations was an international organization founded as a result of the Paris Peace Conference, 1919. The League's goals included disarmament, preventing war through collective security, settling disputes between countries through negotiation, diplomacy and improving global welfare. The United Nations Organization replaced it after the end of World War II and inherited a number of agencies and organizations founded by the League. In addition to containing the Statistical Yearbook of the League of Nations, Northwestern University Library's digital collection focus on the founding of the League and the League's work toward international disarmament. The Statistical Yearbook contains statistics on: territory, population; production; commerce, transports and communications; public finance, currency statistics and prices.

Spatial Coverage: 
Data Creator: 
League of Nations
Time Period: 

1926 - 1944

Data Access: 

Freely available data on internet.