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Institute for Politics and Strategy: 84-265 Political Science Research Methods: Data and Statistics

Google Dataset Search

 

 

Try Google's new dataset search. Search the web for datasets on any topic.

Commercial data aggregators

The library offers access to a number of commercial products that aim to facilitate the discovery and use of data from public and private sources.

Sources for Microdata

Microdata are data for which the statistical units are individual people or objects. These data have not yet been aggregated into statistics about groups, and thus can be downloaded, manipulated, used in statistical models, etc. Below are a few sources for large population and economic microdata sets.

United States Statistics

International Statistics

Conflict and Human Rights

Public Opinion and Polling