Privatization Database

Privatization Database provides information on privatization transactions of at least US$1 million in developing countries from 2000 to 2008. Prior to this effort the most comprehensive information could be found in the World Bank’s Privatization Transactions database, which covered the years 1990 through 1999.
  • Type

    Time series

  • Periodicity

    Annual

  • Last Updated

    30-Jun-2015

  • Economy Coverage

    EAP, ECA, LAC, MNA, SAS, SSA, LMY, IBRD, IDA

  • Granularity

    National

  • Number of Economies

    139

  • Topic

    Financial Sector, Private Sector, Energy & Mining, Infrastructure

  • Update Frequency

    Annually

  • Update Schedule

    July

  • Contact Details

    ajett@worldbank.org

  • Access Options

    Query tool

  • Attribution/citation

    Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) database (http://ppi.worldbank.org/), Privatization Barometer (http://www.privatizationbarometer.net/database.php), etc.

  • Coverage

    1990 - 2008