FCO economic factsheets


Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) economic factsheets summarise key economic and development data for over 180 countries and territories.

China economic factsheet:

United Kingdom economic factsheet:

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The FCO Economics Unit’s economic factsheets summarise key economic data for over 180 of the world’s economies on just 2 pages. They offer a snapshot of economic data under headings such as trade/investment, economic development and government finance.

The factsheets use publicly available data from the IMF, the World Bank, UNCTAD, ONS, and BP. See the complete sources table in the FCO economic factsheet sources.

Please send any enquiries to the FCO Economics Unit.

The next factsheet update will be in October 2018.