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Yes, you can still access usage statistics from The World Almanac in your admin portal through December 2023.
How do we access The World Almanac content in World News Digest?
The World Almanac’s facts and statistics, along with popular features such as the Year in Review and World at a Glance, are now located in World News Digest's "Facts & Statistics" section, accessible under "Featured Resources" in the right rail or from the top-left drop-down menu.
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