Time series providing statistics in the 16 broad subject areas listed below are available in the Data-Planet repository. Clicking on the links will search the category in Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference.
|· Agriculture & Food||· Industry, Business, & Commerce|
|· Banking, Finance, & Insurance||· International Relations & Trade|
|· Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement||· Labor & Employment|
|· Education||· Military & Defense|
|· Energy Resources & Industries||· Natural Resources & Environment|
|· Government & Politics||· Population & Income|
|· Health & Vital Statistics||· Prices, Consumption, & Cost of Living|
|· Housing & Construction||· Transportation & Traffic|
View the file below for a sampling of the data series in the Data-Planet repository presented by broad subject area. For more detail on the premium datasets from EASI Market Planner, China Data Center (subnational data), Worldwide Stock Market Prices and Precious Metals Daily Prices, and Infogroup Business USA that are available, see Premium Datasets Available in Statistical Datasets.
For a listing of datasets currently being prepared for addition to the Data-Planet repository, please visit here.
Also, see below for a listing of the source organizations who collect and disseminate the datasets available in Data-Planet Statistical Datasets.
|Administrative Office of the US Courts||International Monetary Fund|
|Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality||London Bullion Market Association|
|BSE Limited (India)||London Platinum & Palladium Market|
|Bureau of Economic Analysis||NASDAQ OMX Group (US)|
|Bureau of Justice Statistics||National Bureau of Economic Research|
|Bureau of Labor Statistics||National Cancer Institute|
|Bureau of Transportation Statistics||National Center for Education Statistics|
|Center for International Comparisons of Production, Income and Prices||National Highway Traffic Safety Administration|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration|
|Chicago Board Options Exchange||National Science Foundation|
|China Data Center, University of Michigan||Nikkei (Japan)|
|Dave Leip's Atlas of US Presidential Elections||Office of Management and Budget|
|Defense Manpower Data Center||Office of Postsecondary Education|
|Deutsche Börse Group (Germany)||OECD|
|Easy Analytic Software Inc. (EASI)||Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board|
|Energy Information Administration||S&P Dow Jones Indices (US)|
|Environmental Protection Agency||Shanghai Stock Exchange (China)|
|European Commission||Social Security Administration|
|Eurostat||Standard & Poor's (US)|
|Federal Bureau of Investigation||Statistics Canada|
|Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation||United Nations|
|Federal Election Commission||United Nations Economic Commission for Europe|
|Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council||US Department of Agriculture|
|Federal Highway Administration||US Department of Homeland Security|
|Federal Housing Finance Agency||US Department of Housing & Urban Development|
|Federal Procurement Data System||US Department of Labor|
|Federal Reserve Board||US Department of the Treasury|
|Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations||US Department of Veterans Affairs|
|Freddie Mac||US House of Representatives Office of the Clerk|
|FTSE Group (UK)||US Senate Historical Office|
|Groningen Growth and Development Centre||US Office of Personnel Management|
|HSI Services Limited (Hong Kong)||US Senate Office of Public Records|
|Infogroup Business USA||World Bank|
|Institute for Supply Management||World Resource Institute|
|Institute of Museum and Library Services||Xignite|
|Intercontinental Exchange Benchmark Administration||Zillow|
The statistical datasets included in the Data-Planet repository are added based on an evaluation and prioritization process that takes into account the following factors:
To identify new datasets for addition to the repository, the data development and editorial teams periodically assess gaps of coverage by subject area. In addition, government, nongovernmental, international, and other organizational websites and news releases are followed on an ongoing basis to identify new datasets for evaluation and potential addition to the repository.
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Data-Planet provides easy access to an extensive repository of standardized and structured statistical data. The Data-Planet repository contains more than 35 billion data points from more than 70 source organizations. The over 4.9 billion time series in Data-Planet provide immediate access to data presented in charts, maps, graphs, and table form, via multiple points of entry. All of the data have been standardized and structured, and described with up to 37 fields of metadata, including a controlled vocabulary. The data can be visualized in a variety of charting options, including mapping and ranking.
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