Title: Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) Database
Published: June 10, 2021
Topic: Data, Tools, Financing and Risk Mitigation
Keywords: Country Profile, PPP Data, PPP Cycle, PPP Reference Guide, Online Guide
The Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) Project Database has data on over 6,400 infrastructure projects in 137 low- and middle-income countries. The database is the leading source of PPI trends in the developing world, covering projects in the energy, transport, water and sewerage, ICT backbone, and Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) sectors (MSW data includes projects since 2008) Projects include management or lease contracts, concessions, greenfield projects, and divestitures.
The data is presented in a variety of ways useful to researchers, policy makers, journalists and others.
Regional and Country Snapshots:
See detail on projects, sectors, financial closure and other useful information for countries covered by the PPI database here.
Specially designed for researchers, you can customize and download PPI data points dating back to 1990. Create a custom dataset
Methodology for PPP projects and investment:
The data for the number of PPP projects and investment is obtained by conducting custom queries in the Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) database - which draws its information exclusively from publicly available sources. The PPI database only includes information on low and middle income countries.
Types of projects covered:
Definition of investment amounts
Read more about the PPI database methodology
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PPIDB. Accessed March 7, 2017. “Private Participation in Infrastructure Database.” The World Bank. Website. [#4573]
Updated: April 28, 2023
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