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Datasets: Socio-Economic Datasets


Socio-Economic Datasets

Ace Equity Analyser

Ace Analyser database includes company information, equity markets, commodities markets, Derivative Markets and macro economy overview of India.

Access: Campus Wide multiuser

ACE Knowledge Portal

Ace Knowledge Portal covers data on companies, industries, mutual funds, macro economy as well as live markets.

Access: Campus Wide multiuse


Global Database 
Global database covers more than 4+ million time series are covering 195+ economies. Granular country-level information on 18 macroeconomic sectors, such as inflation, exports, tourism and more. It includes detailed methodological references at the indicator, dataset, sector, and country levels. Key series feature for quick reference on key country indicators, such as GDP, GNP, FDI, and CPI. It focused coverage of key country players in 14 different industrial sectors. Thousands of primary local sources and reputable third-party data from international organizations, such as the IMF and World Bank. 
World Trend Plus
World Trend Plus enables convenient and in-depth fundamental analysis across countries and regions through a comprehensive set of standardized benchmarks Boosts planning with forecast and sentiment data, offering the latest outlook on the global economic situation Offers insights into investment opportunities through comparisons of countries’ competitiveness based on 250+ indicators. 
India Premium Database
With over 360,000 time series, across 18 economic topics and 15 industry sectors, the India Premium Database is the definitive go-to-resource for analysts, investors, and strategists, to assess and run analytical models, on the Indian economy. India, one of the fastest growing economies in the world, has young demography and a steady pace of reforms. Analysing the evolving economic dynamics requires access to a comprehensive array of variables for research and analysis. With records from as early as 1951, this database offers an expansive range of national and subnational variables with varying frequencies. Our relationship with local sources enables first-hand access to detailed, reliable, and timely information. 
Daily Database
32,000+ Time Series (Financial Indicators) across different countries. Categories: Commodity Price and Futures, Deposit Rated, Disease Outbreaks, Futures, Fx Rates, Forward Rates, Government Securities, Interbank Offer Rates, Lending Rates, Monetary Data, Swap Rates 

Access: Five concurrent users on IIMB LAN.

CMIE - Economic Outlook

This databases provides an overview on the Indian economy. Provides forecasts on growths, inflation, fiscal balance, balance of payments, corporate earnings etc. Contains hundreds of original government publications.

Access: Campus Wide multiuser

CMIE - States of India (SAS)

This database produces a monthly review on the states of India called the State Analysis Service. It covers statistics from official government publications and also scanned copies from the original official documents such as the statistical abstracts.

Access: Campus Wide multiuser

CMIE - Tradexdx

Tradedx is a database comprising data for India's foreign trade and for World Trade. India's trade data is collected and disseminated by Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence & Statistics (DGCI&S) in two classification systems - Principal Commodities (PC) and Indian Trade Classification (ITC). PC data is of relatively faster frequency but it does not provide data by detailed classification. PC data is available for 168 commodities each for exports and imports. It is available for monthly, cumulative and annual frequency. ITC data is released by DGCI&S with a lag but is a more detailed presentation. It is available for commodity classification at the 2-4-6-8 digit level for around 20,000 commodities. World Trade data is updated yearly and is derived from the United Nations trade database. The classification of World Trade data is based on the Harmonised System (HS) of classification. It is available for annual frequency. In World Trade, data is available at the 2-4-6 digit level classification.

Access: Campus Wide multiuser (Register with IIMB webmail)

District Metrics

District Metrics(DM) is built with three major datasets, namely Census 2011, Household Purchasing Power and Indices of Economic Activities. While Census 2011 and Purchasing Power data is available for districts with rural and urban break-up and for over 500 most populous towns, indices of economic activities is available for districts which indicates the sectors that drive the income for the population in the district. 
Access: Campus Wide multiuser. Please click here to register with your IIMB email to access.

EMIS Intelligence (Previously known as ISI Emerging markets)

EMIS covers Company, Industry and Country Intelligence data. It facilitates search company profile information and in-depth financial data for private and public companies. Company Screener tool helps to delve into deep company analyses and industry ranking. Industry data can be filtered and analyze to get latest industry trends across 100 industries, premium industry reports, and industry forecasts. 
        Coverage: Around 35,000 listed & unlisted companies 
        Reports: Available last 5 Years data 
        Archive Data: last ten-year data available on request 

Access: Campus Wide multiuser.

EPWRF India time series

Data services from Economic and Political Weekly Research Foundation includes long-term data series online in about thirteen modules covering a wide range of macro-economic and financial sector variables in a manner convenient for research and analytical work. It also includes economic and market reviews, financial market review, money market review, theme articles and papers on economic/financial market indicators.
Access: Campus Wide multiuser

IMF eLibrary

IMF eLibrary covers all statistical databases from International Monetary Fund. It provides 16000+ publications and statistical databases and also includes information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction etc.
Access: Campus Wide multiuser.
Mobile app: Apple ; Android is a cluster of India-specific, sector-specific and state-specific sites which includes a comprehensive compilation of secondary level socio-economic statistical data about India and all the states.
Access: Eight concurrent users on Campus Wide. Select login and click at “Through IP LOGIN”

MIMI (MICA Indian Marketing Intelligence)

MICA Indian Marketing Intelligence (MIMI) is a research product; it provides the secondary data for socioeconomic variables and market intelligence up to district level for all the states and union territories of India. It also provides Market Potential Index (MPI) and other data, in separate views for rural, urban, and the total Indian market for 630 districts.

Access: Campus Wide Two Concurrent Users.

OECD iLibrary

Source OECD i-library offers online access to all OECD books, reports, annuals, working papers, loose-leaf binders, periodicals, and databases.
Access: Campus Wide multiuser.

Thomson - EIKON

Database provides financial and economic information on equities, bonds, market indices, exchange rates, interest rates, derivatives and analysts’ reports from investment banks.

Access:To access EIKON, you must use the specific computer in the Library. Please ask library staff for the log-in credential.

World Bank - eLibrary

World Bank e-Library is an electronic portal to the World Bank's full-text collection of books, reports, and other documents on social and economic development. It brings together in a fully indexed and cross-searchable database, over 1,200 titles published by the World Bank during the past several years plus every new title as it is published. 
Access: Campus wide multiuser.