Worldometers is run by an international team of developers, researchers, and volunteers with the goal of making world statistics available in a thought-provoking and time relevant format to a wide audience around the world. We have no political, governmental, or corporate affiliation.
Worldometers was voted as one of the best free reference websites by the American Library Association (ALA).
Worldometers was chosen as content provider at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), BBC News, and the National Media Museum(UK), and by U2, among others.
Worldometers is cited as a source in over 400 published books, in more than 150 professional journal articles, and in over 125 Wikipedia pages. The website is considered a formidable educational tool and it is shown in classrooms around the world.
Worldometers, within the Real Time Statistics Project, has launched other websites such as 7 Billion World (7 billion people on 1 webpage), USA Right Now (live stats on the U.S.A.), StoptheHunger, and ItaliaOra (Italian stats).