Looking for datasets for your research? Data Planet provides fast and easy access to over 50 billion data points from more than 70 source organisations and nearly 500 databases. All the data has been standardised and structured and the platform offers a robust suite of visualisation, search, analysis, and export capabilities .
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“Data-Planet rates highly … with its broad coverage of subjects, focus on time series data, provision of raw data that can be downloaded or viewed using the analytical tools, and the overall number of data sources available.”
There are two separate interfaces for accessing the contents of the database:
- Data Planet Statistical Datasets: a browsable index of datasets and a simple search function
- Data Planet Statistical Ready Reference: has simple and advanced searching options of the Statistical Datasets content as well as pre-formatted searches relating to statistics on US states and nations of the world.