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Links to Data Sets

Data and Story Library
DASL (pronounced "dazzle") is a library of 'stories' that illustrate basic statistical concepts. The datasets are organized by both subject matter and statistical concept.
  Data and Story Library

Exploring Data: Datasets
Data is available in tab delimited, Excel 4.0, and NCSS 6.0 Jr formats to support the activities, worksheets, assessment and articles from the Exploring Data Web site.
  Exploring Data: Datasets

Beth Chance's Web Site
California Polytechnic State University professor Beth Chance compiled the links on this Web site, which she describes as "a random collection of data sources and statistics stuff."
  Beth Chance's Web Site

JSE Data Archive
This site contains the data archive from the Journal of Statistics Education.
  JSE Data Archive

Data Surfing on the World Wide Web
This site, compiled by Robin Lock, contains links to numerous datasets and sites containing dataset links. Of particular note is his Sports Data Page.
  Data Surfing on the World Wide Web
  Sports Data Page

UCLA Statistics Data Sets
Data sets from statistics textbooks, consulting projects, and government agencies from the UCLA Department of Statistics.
  UCLA Statistics Data Sets

Quantitative Environmental Learning Project
Known as QELP, this site offers data sets for bivariate and univariate data grouped by both math topic and environmental topic.
  Quantitative Environmental Learning Project

FedStats
This site provides links to statistics from over 100 U.S. federal agencies.
  FedStats

Statistical Abstract of the United States
This site provides numerous links to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
  Statistical Abstract of the United States

Statistics in Sports
The Web site for the Statistics in Sports section of the American Statistical Association includes links to sports-related articles and data.
  Statistics in Sports

Statistics and Public Opinion
Facts and figures about the media provided by the Media Awareness Network.
  Statistics and Public Opinion

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
This site from the Bureau of Justice Statistics presents data in six categories (system characteristics, public opinion, offenses known, arrests, judicial processing, and corrections) and contains over 600 tables.
  Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

National Center for Education Statistics
Education-related data and data analyses can be found on the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Web site.
  National Center for Education Statistics

Electronic Encyclopedia of Statistical Examples and Exercises
This statistical resource contains over 80 examples of real-world problems covering a wide range of topics and statistical uses.
  Electronic Encyclopedia of Statistical Examples and Exercises

Statistical Resources on the Web
The University of Michigan Documents Center's site contains links to data dealing with cost of living, agriculture, foreign trade, demographics, politics, environment, weather, and Government resources.
  Statistical Resources on the Web

Finding Data on the Internet
Robert Niles, a senior producer at latimes.com, provides help for finding data on the Internet.
  Finding Data on the Internet

CIA World Factbook
The Central Intelligence Agency's World Factbook 2002 site contains a vast amount of statistical information about countries worldwide.
  CIA World Factbook

Cancer.gov
The Web site for the National Cancer Institute contains links to statistics and clinical trials dealing with cancer research.
  Cancer.gov

Statistics.com
Owned by Bruce Advertising, Stastics.com contains numerous links to various data sources and is organized by topic area.
  Statistics.com

NCAA Sports Statistics
This Web site contains sports statistics from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
  NCAA Sports Statistics

Data on the Net
This University of California at San Diego site contains a compilation of social science data links.
  Data on the Net

Dr. B's Wide World of Web Data
The Measurement Statistics & Methodological Studies department at Arizona State University now hosts Dr. B's Wide World of Web Data (listed under "Other Resources").
  Dr. B's Wide World of Web Data

Al Sagel's Web Site
Al Sagel has converted many of the data sets in Yates, Moore, McCabe's The Practice of Statistics into format for use in the software program Fathom. (Click on POS Data. The data sets are grouped by chapter.)
  Al Sagel's Web Site







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