Worldbank

FREE
By community
Updated 4 months ago
Data
-/10
Popularity Score
-
Latency
-
Success Rate

Worldbank API Documentation

The World Bank Group has set two goals for the world to achieve by 2030:

End extreme poverty by decreasing the percentage of people living on less than $1.25 a day to no more than 3% Promote shared prosperity by fostering the income growth of the bottom 40% for every country The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. We are not a bank in the ordinary sense but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. The World Bank Group comprises five institutions managed by their member countries.

Established in 1944, the World Bank Group is headquartered in Washington, D.C. We have more than 10,000 employees in more than 120 offices worldwide.

View API Details
GETData Catalog
GETData Catalog

The Data Catalog API provides programmatic access to the list of datasets in the World Bank’s Open Data Catalog with associated metadata. The users can query metadata for specific datasets and also retrieve datasets using various facets such as Economy Coverage, Topics, Periodicity and Access options.

Header Parameters
X-RapidAPI-HostSTRING
REQUIRED
X-RapidAPI-KeySTRING
REQUIRED
Required Parameters
formatSTRING
REQUIRED
Code Snippet
unirest.get("https://community-worldbank.p.rapidapi.com/datacatalog?format=json")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "community-worldbank.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
Sample Response
General
Request URL: https://community-worldbank.p.rapidapi.com/datacatalog
Request Method: GET
Response Headers
Response Body

Install SDK for NodeJS

Installing

To utilize unirest for node.js install the the npm module:

$ npm install unirest

After installing the npm package you can now start simplifying requests like so:

var unirest = require('unirest');

Creating Request

unirest.get("https://community-worldbank.p.rapidapi.com/datacatalog?format=json")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "community-worldbank.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication