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The World at your fingertips

The World Factbook is a reliable and extremely popular source of information on all the nations of the world. It provides up-to-date, valuable data for more than 250 countries and territories in a concise, well-organized format whenever and wherever you want. The World Factbook also provides interesting chapters for our changing planet, oceans and parts of the world whose status has not yet been resolved (e.g., West Bank, Spratly Islands). Topics addressed include natural resources, industries, GDP, religion, ethnic groups, legal system and much more. Key data are grouped under the headings of introduction/background, geography, people, government, economy, energy, communications, transportation, military, transnational issues. The World Factbook is a must-have application for those who possess a curiosity or concern about the rapidly changing world in which we live.


In addition to detailed country profiles, The World Factbook features interesting chapters for our changing planet, oceans and parts of the world whose status has not yet been resolved.

Widely accepted

The World Factbook is used by many government agencies, businessmen, students etc. Hundreds of thousands of users worldwide.


No internet connection required - everything is stored on your device and available anytime, anywhere in the world.


The World Factbook database is updated regularly, updates are free of charge.

Great maps

It also includes a zoomable, scrollable high-resolution (5726 megapixel) offline world atlas.

Country comparison

It allows you to quickly view how countries rank in different categories.

“This well-organized and really up-to-date app is an indispensable reference for anyone interested in the state of the world. The World Factbook is an impressive amount of information about nations, oceans, our ever-changing planet and more. The editors have also managed to bundle hundreds of colorful maps and flag pictures into this carefully designed application. A worth buying reference!”
“Designed for the international traveler or simply the inquisitive, this encyclopedia of global information opens a new window on the world.”
The Recapp
“If you want a concise and handy pocket reference containing important details about the modern world, you will want to download The World Factbook app today.”
David James, What's on iPhone