NationMaster is an Australian website that delivers statistical facts about every country in the world. For example, you can look up population data, crime rate, agriculture, economics, and more. According to its about page, “NationMaster is a statistics database which offers a large directory of variables for comparison purposes. A wide range of economic and demographic indicators are available across 300 industry verticals.
Funded by / Ownership
The website does not disclose ownership. Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
NationMaster provides a statistical database that offers a large directory of variables for comparison purposes. The database is composed of data from trustworthy sources such as national statistic agencies, governments, international organizations… (UNDP, UNESCO Institute for Statistics, UNCTAD, WTO, World Bank, World Health Organization, OECD, and others.) The website also features a blog that publishes low-biased content on employment and the economy, such as this Mistakes to Avoid While Hiring Employees. In general, content is fact-based and low-biased.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate NationMaster Least Biased based on minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to sound sources and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 10/28/2017) Updated (10/22/2021)
Last Updated on October 22, 2021 by Media Bias Fact Check