The publication contains data on economic and social situation of Russia and more than sixty countries of the world. Reflected is the gross domestic product, information on industry, agriculture, construction and transport, external economic activities. It also contains main characteristics of living standard and labour activity of population, development of demographic processes. A number of major indicators of financial and investment activities of the countries are included. Data presented on the publication were obtained using official data of international organizations, NSO of selected countries and data of the Rosstat of Russia.