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Statistical Data and Datasets

Use official state, county and city web sites for information about your community, like government structure and elected officials. Go to a search engine (like Google or Bing) and type in your state or city and the word government. For example, St. Louis government. This will bring up the official website on top of the results list.

International Resources

Educational [Statistical] DatabasesEDinformatics: Education for the Information Age

International Education Statistics WebsitesNational Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences (IES)

NationMaster.comWorld statistics and country comparisons

The State of the World’s ChildrenUnited Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF)

UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS)United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

UNICEF StatisticsUnited Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF)

United States Resources United States Census Bureau Containing nearly 200,000 datasets from US Federal agencies

Data and Statistics: U.S. Department of Education

Healthcare Hashtag Project: looks at tweets in various health categories, including psychology

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations.

National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics (NCVAS): U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs; NCVAS collects and analyzes data related to Veterans

Poverty: United States Census Bureau

Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis: Social Security Administration

Research Reports and Statistics: National Education Association (NEA)