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Which resources will be best to find the info needed to do a PESTS (political, economic, social, technological , sustainability) country analysis?
Trade Agreements
Britannica  
USTR.gov https://ustr.gov/
CIA World Factbook  
Brief History
globalEdge  
NationMaster https://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Background/Overview
Britannica  
CIA World Factbook  
Gov't Structure
Britannica  
OECD Data https://data.oecd.org/chart/5PqH
Passport GMID  
NationMaster https://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Cambodia/Government
Passport GMD  
GlobalEdge  
CIA World Factbook  
Legal Hourly Wage
Doing Business  
OECD Data https://data.oecd.org/earnwage/average-wages.htm
NationMaster  
Legal Working Age
International Labour Organization https://www.ilo.org/global/regions/lang--en/index.htm (Requires some digging through legislation records)
DOL.Gov  
Passport GMID https://www-portal-euromonitor-com.proxy.library.vcu.edu/portal/statisticsevolution/index
Unicef https://www.unicef.org/lac/media/2751/file/PDF%20Minimum%20age%20for%20admission%20to%20employment.pdf
HUMANIUM https://www.humanium.org/en/
US DOL https://www.dol.gov
Sustainability
World Bank  
Passport GMID  
CIA World Factbook  
nationmaster  
Population #
globalEdge  
Doing Business (World Bank)  
Passport GMID  
World Bank  
NationMaster https://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Population
CIA World Factbook  
Avrg. Population Age
World Bank  
globalEdge  
Passport GMID  
NationMaster https://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Cambodia/People
CIA World Factbook  
Infrastructure
Doing Business (World Bank)  
Passport GMID  
Britannica  
Passport GMID  
CIA World Factbook  
GDP
WTO  
World Bank  
globalEdge  
Britannica  
Passport GMID  
CIA World Factbook  
Nationmaster  
Religion
Passport GMID https://www-portal-euromonitor-com.proxy.library.vcu.edu/portal/statisticsevolution/index
Britannica  
NationMaster  
CIA World Factbook