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Business: People in Other Countries

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People in Other Countries


Passport Global Market Information Database *(Current UCI students, faculty, & staff)
Geography: Global​

Reports on major elements of consumers' characteristics and living habits, for several countries worldwide.
  The report categories are:  Digital Consumer, Households, Income & Expenditure, Lifestyles, and Population.  


Marketline Advantage
Geography: Global​
Macro-level socioeconomic and demographic data for countries worldwide, both historical and forecasted. 


Geography: Global​
Market research reports, industry data, and charts for everything digital, including consumers behavior related to: internet usage, ecommerce, B2B, online marketing and advertising, social media, mobile device usage.  Coverage is both US and global. 


eHRAF World Cultures
HRAF = Human Relations Area File.  Contains ethnographic collections, organized by regions, subregions, and cultures, covering all aspects of cultural and social life, on hundreds of groups of people from around the world.  Caveat: not all cultures are in the HRAF Collection of Ethnography. Rather the aim was for 400 societies around the world to give sufficient diversity.  (See outline of the World Cultures List.)


Business Source Complete
Geography: Global​
Thousands of business articles from scholarly journals, newspapers, trade publications, and magazines. 
Coverage is worldwide.  Often a useful resource for insights on consumers. 


Census and survey data from around the world integrated across time and space. IPUMS integration and documentation makes it easy to study change, conduct comparative research, merge information across data types, and analyze individuals within family and community context.  From the University of Minnesota. 


Access World News
Geography: Global​
Full-text information from over 600 U.S. and over 700 international sources, each offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues.  Country-specific news publications are good for insights on local consumers and markets. 


Geography: Global​
Worldwide coverage of local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, press release wires, media transcripts, news photos, and business-rich websites.
  Country-specific news publications are good for insights on local consumers and markets. 



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