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Country Profiles Produced by Government Entities
U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets (formerly Background Notes, U.S. Dept. of State)
These publications include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.
Country, Economy and Regional Information (Australia Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade)
These pages include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of almost 240 countries and economies.
World Factbook (U.S. Central Intelligence Agency)
Up-to-date country information produced from the perspective of the U.S. government.