Performance Indicator Data

"Performance data" refers to datasets that can be used to assess the influence of IEAs. They consist of country-year data on the behavior or environmental quality targeted by the IEA. Datasets can be accessed through the "External" links; local copies are available for when links become outdated or datasets are removed from the web.

  • To identify specific Agreements related to a given dataset, click on the appropriate LINEAGE link.
  • Original Data FILE links are copies of the original source data kept on the IEA server to maintain copies when URLs change or data is deleted.
  • Original Data LINKS go directly to the original source for the data provided here.
  • For environmental performance indicator datasets not yet linked to specific agreements, click here.
  • For NON-environmental indicator datasets (economic, demographic, etc.) that may be useful in an analysis, click here.
  • Reformatted data in a standard Excel format designed by the IEA Project to increase compatibility across datasets will be made available soon.
Lineage Dataset Namesort descending Variables Included Year Coverage Countries Original Data File Original Data Link
CITES Regime Formation, Atrributes, Consequences, Dynamics - Intl Regimes Database Extensive information on numerous aspects of international regimes External Website
CITES Species - Elephant Ivory and Non-Ivory Seizures - Global Elephant Ivory and Non-Ivory Seizures 1989-2002 Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - Elephant Status - Africa African Elephant Status Report (Report of the African Elephant Database). Data that can be meaningfully compared for elephant populations over time is difficult, if not impossible to generate. See p. 13 of the attached report. Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - Endangered - General Information General information on a range of species, including those endangered ("Population estimates" from a wide variety of sources given on the detailed page for each species) 1960-2005 World and by Country Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - Endangered Species - Black Rhinoceros Population - Global Population Estimates of Black Rhinoceros from various sources 1960-2005 World and by Country Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - Endangered Species - Sumatran Rhinoceros Population - Global Population Estimates of Sumatran Rhinoceros from various sources 1964-2005 World and by Country Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - International Trade in Endangered - General - Global General discussion of Trade in Endangered Species with Data 1975-2002 Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - International Trade in Endangered - Global Searchable database of trade in all CITES species External Website
CITES Species - International Trade in Endangered - Various Sales and Hunting - Global Rhinos, Crocodiles, Leopards, Other Species Sales and Hunting 1986-1995 Local Copy External Website
CITES Species - International Trade in Primates, Parrots, Lizards - Global Live Primate, Parrot, and Lizard Trade 1975-1995 Local Copy External Website