Our Datasets

The following datasets, of which most were collected by the HINDI project team, can only be downloaded after registration. Please find the registration form here.


Description of the file Please cite as Data region Data category
Provincial Human and Physical Capital Formation in China (1920 – 2010)

Van Leeuwen, B., Van Leeuwen-Li, J. and Foldvari, P. (2017). Human Capital in Republican and New China: regional and long-term trends. Economic History of Developing Regions, 32 (1), 1 - 36

China Human Capital
Population
Physical Capital
GDP
Prices
Microdata on stature, ethnicity, occupation, religion, migration in Indonesia (1890-2000)

Van Leeuwen, B. and Földvári, P. (2016). Economic mobility in a colonial and post-colonial economy: the case of Indonesia. Journal of Interdisciplinary history, 47 (2), 171 - 191.

Indonesia Human Capital
Population
Culture
Migration
Average years of education and cost based HC per capita in former Sovjet Union areas (1920 – 2010)

Didenko, D., Van Leeuwen, B. and Foldvari, P. (2013). The spread of human capital in the former Sovjet Union areas in a comparative perspective: exploring a new dataset. Journal of Eurasian Studies, 4 (2), 123 - 135.

USSR Human Capital
Population
Physical Capital
Employment
GDP
Monthly prices of various commodities in Babylon, -582BC to -61BC

Van der Spek, R.J., Van Leeuwen, B. & Van Zanden, J. L. (2014). Markets from Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World - An Introduction. In: R.J. Van der Spek, B. Van Leeuwen & J. L. Van Zanden (eds.). A History of Market Performance - From Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World. Abingdon, Routledge, 1 - 16.

Babylon Prices
Revenues and Expenditure of the Chinese Silver Treasury (1667 - 1899)

Zhihong, S. (2016). Central Government Silver Treasury: Revenue, Expenditure and Inventory Statistics, ca. 1667-1899. Leiden, Brill Pubishers.

China Tax Revenues
Decadal estimates of human capital at replacement cost: a panel dataset 1970-1995

Van Leeuwen, B. and Foldvari, P. (2008). How much human capital does Eastern Europe have? Measurement methods and results. Post-Communist Economies, 20 (2), 189 - 201.

Asia
Europe
Latin America
North America
Africa
Human Capital
Ginis based on educational attainment for 138 countries, 1960-1999

Van Leeuwen, B. and Foldvari, P. (2011). Should less inequality in education lead to a more equal income distribution? Education Economics, 19 (5), 537 - 554.

Asia
Europe
Latin America
North America
Africa
Human Capital
Inequality
Average years of education in Hungary, 1920-2006

Van Leeuwen, B. and Foldvari, P. (2009). Average Years of Education in Hungary: Annual Estimates, 1920-2006. Eastern European Economics, 47 (2), 5 - 20.

Hungary Human Capital
Average years of education, population, physical capital stock in Central Europe, 1920-2006

Van Leeuwen, B. and Foldvari, P. (2013). Capital Accumulation and Growth in Central Europe, 1920-2006. Eastern European Economics, 51 (5), 69 - 93.

Albania
Bulgaria
Czech Republic
Germany
Hungary
Poland
Romania
Human Capital
Population
Physical Capital
Employment
GDP
GDP per capita Netherlands Indies (Java & Outer Islands)

Bosma, U. (2017). Data on Demography, Migration, Slavery and Employment for the Netherlands Indies, the Philippines and British Malaya 1800-1950.

Indonesia Population
GDP
Occupational Data Outer Islands Netherlands Indies (1873)

Bosma, U. (2017). Data on Demography, Migration, Slavery and Employment for the Netherlands Indies, the Philippines and British Malaya 1800-1950.

Indonesia Employment
Occupations in 1900 and 1905 (Java, the Netherlands Indies)

Bosma, U. (2017). Data on Demography, Migration, Slavery and Employment for the Netherlands Indies, the Philippines and British Malaya 1800-1950.

Indonesia Population
Employment
Migration
GDP, GDP per capita, population, and sectoral indices and price indices for England and Great Britain 1270-1870

Broadberry, S. et al. (2015). British Economic Growth, 1270 - 1870: an output-based approach. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.

United Kingdom (UK) Population
GDP
Prices
Wages