Resources by Type: "Statistics and Datasets"

Academic Torrents is an open access, community-maintained, distributed repository for datasets and scientific knowledge.

ACRLMetrics is a web portal that provides access to ACRL and NCES academic library statistics from 2000 to present.

See staff for password.

All the World’s Primates is the comprehensive and authoritative resource for information about all the species and subspecies of living lorises, galagos, lemurs, tarsiers, monkeys, and apes.

Access is limited to 10 simultaneous users.

World Data Analyst allows users to compare and customize data of the nations of the world. 
Create your own tables and graphs comparing countries using the most recent statistics or historical statistics, which show changes in countries over time.
Easy access to printable country statistics including map, area, population, demographic and vital statistics, gross national product, and more.

CQ Supreme Court Yearbook Series provides analysis of every decision from the nation.

Global Issues in Context uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. It supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, & women.

Historical Statistics of the United States: Millenial Edition is a standard source for data on all aspects of American history. The Millennial Edition is divided into five sections broadly covering: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, economic sectors, and governance and international relations. Includes over 37,000 data series and statistics from more than 1,000 sources. Users can graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets reflecting particular areas of interest. Data is downloadable in Excel or CSV; also download entire groups of tables as a zip file.

Expands and revises information provided in Historical Statistics of the United States, previously produced by the U.S. Bureau of the Census, and includes thirty years of new data and scholarship.

IBISWorld includes regularly updated Industry Market and Global Industry Research Reports, 25-30 pages in length, that contain key statistics and easy to digest analysis.

Key Business Ratios lets researchers examine industry benchmarks compiled from D&B®’s database of public and private companies, featuring 14 key business ratios (users choose a one-year or three-year set of ratios) for public and private companies in 800 lines of business.

Key Business Ratios Archives are made possible through over one million financial statements in the D&B Financial Information Base. This file consists of U.S. corporations, partnerships and proprietorships both public and privately owned, in all size ranges, and includes over 800 different lines of business as defined by the U.S. Standard industrial Classification (SIC) code numbers. Our data is collected weekly, maintained daily, and constantly edited and updated.

Mergent Online provides global business and financial information on publicly traded companies and fixed income securities.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers social issues such as Gun Control, Genetic Engineering, Censorship, Endangered Species, and Terrorism. Opposing Viewpoints in Context brings together viewpoint articles, contextual topic overviews, government and organizational statistics, biographies of social activists, court cases, profiles of government agencies and special interest groups, newspaper and magazines articles, primary source documents, images, and a collection of subject-indexed Web sites.

SBRnet is an international sport marketing and business information provider focusing on sport participation; fan profiles; sports facilities; sport finance; sporting goods; sponsorship; marketing, media, and resources.

Social Explorer provides U.S. demographic data back to 1790 through data reports and interactive demographic maps that can be viewed, queried, and manipulated on the site.

Access limited to 5 simultaneous users – please close window when through with session.

Stylesight is a fashion trend forecasting site.

New users need to register for an account using their EKU email.  Accounts automatically expire after one semester, unless you reactivate your account.

World Bank Open Data provides free and open access to a comprehensive set of data about development in countries around the globe.