About World Bank APIs
World Bank APIs provide access to various types of data and databases:
The Indicators API provides programmatic access to time series development data and metadata.
Most of the articles in this section are devoted to the Indicators API.
The Data Catalog API provides information about the thousands of development-relevant
datasets available through the World Bank Data Catalog.
The Projects API provides access to World Bank operations data, i.e.,
active, pipeline and closed projects implemented in countries and around the world.
The Finances API provides programmatic access to World Bank financial
data (loans, credits, financial statements, etc) delivered on the World Bank Finances
platform. Learn More
The Climate Data API provides access to historical and modelled climate data from the
Climate Knowledge Portal.
You are encouraged to develop software applications that utilize and add
value to World Bank datasets. Many third party applications have already been developed, including
integration modules for Drupal, R, Python and STATA. Learn More
Terms and Conditions
The use of World Bank datasets listed in the Data Catalog is governed by
is governed by the Terms and Conditions.