Statistics Resources and Big Data on the Internet 2020

This is an expansive listing that focuses on statistics and big data datasets available free on the internet, covering multiple disciplines, for teaching, learning and reference. These data are published and maintained by sources that include: the U.S. and foreign governments, academic, corporate, NGOs, and open source communities.

Statistics Resources and Big Data 2020

25 Excellent Machine Learning Open Datasets

254,868 Datasets from the Federal Government

2010 Census

2020 Directory of Directories

2020 Guide to Finding Experts By Using the Internet

2020 Guide to Privacy Resources and Tools

2020 Guide to Searching the Internet

2020 New Economy Resources

Academic Torrents – Making 57.45TM of Research Data Available Religion Statistics Geography, Church Statistics

African Development Bank Group (AfDB) – Statistics

American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI)

American Demographics AdAge

Anasen – Agile Data Analysis with Zero Training

Annals of Applied Statistics (AOAS) – Open Access e-Prints

Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Economics and Statistics

Asset Macro

Astrostatistics and Astroinformatics Portal (ASAIP)

AStA Advances in Statistical Analysis

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Awesome Project – Awesome Lists About All Kinds of Interesting Topics

Awesome Public Datasets

bigdata@csail – Research Initiatives on Timely Topics

Big Data

Big Data

Big Data & Society

Big Data, Present and Future – Infographic

Big Data Solutions and Machine Learning in the Cloud

Big Data Specialization

Big Data Tutorial – Everything You Need To Know

Big Data – What It Is and Why It Matters

Big Data – Wikipedia

BigMl – Thousands of Public Data Sources


Bureau of Economic Analysis

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) and Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA)

Business Formation Statistics (BFS)

Buy the Dataset You Need From an Open Marketplace

CDC: 500 Cities Project

Census Data A – Z Index

Census Online

CEPALSTAT – Latin America and the Caribbean Databases and Statistical Publications

ChartsBin – Web Based Visualization Tool

China Statistical Abstract 2015

CIA Publications – Comprehensive Stats on U.S. Cities

City Population

CKAN – Open Source Data Portal Software CS Principles Unit 4 – Big Data and Privacy

Common Crawl – Open Repository of Web Crawl Data Composed Of Over 5 Billion Freely Available Web Pages

Communications in Biometry and Crop Science (CBCS)

Computational Statistics

Council on East Asian Library (CEAL) Statistics

Data & Society

Data Blog – Facts Are Sacred Resources – New Platform to Access Data From the U.S. Census

DataCite APIs

Data: Government, State, City, Local and Public

DataHub – The Easy Way To Get, Use and Share Data

Data in Gapminder World

DataMarket – Find, Understand and Share Data

DataMelt – Computation and Visualization Environment

Data Mining Resources 2020 

Data Portal – The Open Data Hub of the European Union

DataRobot – Build Better Predictions Models

Data Science and Cognitive Computing Free Courses

Dataset of schools in the USA

Datasets for Data Mining and Data Science

Datasets from MSTE (Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education) College University of Illinois

Data USA – Explore, Map, Compare and Download U.S. Data

DATAVERSITY – Resources for IT Professionals – The Cloud-Native Data Catalog

dat Foundation – Supporting the Adoption and Development of The Dat Protocol

DBpedia – Crowd-Sourced Community Effort To Extract Structured Information from Wikipedia

DECS – The All-In-One Workspace To Manage Code Snippets and Protect Sensitive Data

Deep Web and Big Data Research 2020

Digital Operating Systems Tools and Resources 2020

DocumentCloud – Analyze, Annotate, Publish by Turning Documents Into Data

Doing Business 2020 – Measuring Business Regulations

Dryad Digital Repository

DSC Data Science Search Engine

Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) – Economic Time Series

Economic Census

Education Data Community

Energy Information Administration (EIA)- Statistical Agency of the U.S. Department of Energy

Enigma Public – World’s Broadest Collection of Public Data

Enzypt – A Web3-Enabled Website to Buy and Sell Files Through Ethereum and IPFS

e-Science Central – Cloud Based Platform for Data Analysis

EU Open Data Portal

European Data Portal

Eurostat – Your Key to European Statistics

EveryCloud – Spam Filtering and Email Archiving

Extract Big Value From Big Data

Federal R&D Facilities for Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)

Finding and Using Health Statistics 

FIVESProject – Firm and Industry Evolution, Entrepreneurship, and Strategy


Foreign Trade

FRASER – Federal Reserve Archive – Discover Economic History

Free GIS Data

Gapminder – FactTank


Gephi – The Open Graph Viz Platform

GitHub Data

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM)

Global Open Data Index

Google BigQuery

Grafana – Beautiful Metric and Analytic Dashboards

Graphite – Highly Scalable Real-Time Graphing System

GSS – The General Social Survey

Guide To World Population by Richard Jensen [May 2007]


Healthcare Data from the Federal Government

Household electric power consumption big dataset

How Much Information? 2003

Human Development Reports 2019

HyperStat Online: An Introduction to Statistics

IMF Data Sets – International Economics Data and Statistics

Index Mundi – Global Data Portal

Indiegogo Datasets

Industry Research from the University of Tennessee

Industry Research – University of Pittsburgh

Infogram – Create Engaging Infographics and Reports in Minutes

International Business – Information on the Business Conditions, Culture, and Economy of Different Countries

International Economic Statistics (IES) Database

International Journal of Quality, Statistics, and Reliability

International Monetary Fund (IMF) – Data and Statistics

International Trade Statistics

Internet 2010 Statistics

Internet Demographics 2020

Internet Monitor – Analyzing Online Content Controls and Activity

Internet World Stats – Usage and Population Statistics

Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

IOGDS: International Open Government Dataset Search

IPUMS USA : Integrated Public Use Microdata Series

Journal of Open Health Data

Kaggle – Home of Data Science and Machine Learning 

Kazoup – Analyze Search Archive

Kickstarter Datasets

KNIME – End to End Data Science

Knoema Knowledge Platform – Data Made Accessible

Linking Open Data Cloud Diagram (LOD)

LinkingOpenData – W3C SWEO Community Project

List of Free Statistical Software

Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS)

ManualsLib – The Ultimate Manuals Library

Measuring America: The Decennial Censuses From 1790 to 2000

Mirador – Tool for Visual Exploration of Complex Datasets.

MoData – Big Data Resources

Monarch Professional – Individual Information Optimization for Enterprise

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics Online (MBS)

Movie Rating Datasets – MovieLens

Mu Sigma – Decision Sciences and Analytics

National Agricultural Statistics Service

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

National Center for Health Statistics

National Numeracy Network: Teaching Resources

National Science Foundation (NSF) Survey of Industrial Research and Development (SIRD)

National Statistics Online (UK)

NationMaster – World Statistics and Country Comparisons

NCSES Table Tool

Net Data Directory

New Economics (econ) Archive at

New Economy Resources 2020

Observatory on Social Media (OSoMe)

Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)


OECD Health Statistics 2015 – Country Notes

OECD Health Statistics 2019

OECD.StatExtracts – Complete Databases Available Via OECD’s iLibrary

OpenAIRE – Open Access Infrastructure for Research in Europe

Open Data Barometer – [Note: Content Not Being Updated] 

Open Data for Resilience Index

Open Data Handbook – Guides, Case Studies and Resources for Government and Civil Society On the What, Why and How of Open Data 

Open Data Inception

Open Data Institute

Open Data Inventory (ODIN)

Open Data Network

Open Datasets

Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources 2020

Open Graph Viz Platform – Exploratory Data Analysis

OpenRefine – A Free Open Source Powerful Tool for Working with Messy Data

Open Source Data Explorer – Explore and Visualize Your Event Data

Oracle and Big Data

Orange – Open Source Data Visualization and Analysis for Novice and Experts

Pharma Big Data Datasets

Public Data Sets On Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Quality and Comparative International Statistics

QueryTree – Visualize and Understand Your Data

Platfora – Clarity From Big Data

Project Open Data – Open Data Policy – Managing Information As An Asset

Public Data

Publicly Available Big Datasets


qri – A New Tool for Data Science – True Random Number Service – Registry of Research Data Repositories

ReDash – Make Your Company Data Driven

ReportLinker: Industry Reports, Company and Country Profiles

R Programming MOOC Course on EdX Free

Research Repository UCD

Sample datasets for practicing with the R Development System – Interlinking the Web of Data

SCaVis – Scientific Computation and Visualization Environment

Scientific Data Repository – Real Time Visualization and Exploration Techniques

SISA – Simple Interactive Statistical Analysis

Sizzle Analytics

Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

Socialbakers – Social Statistics, Application Statistics and Page Statistics Research Data

SORT (Statistics and Operations Research Transactions)

StatCrunch – Data Analysis On the Web

Statista – Global No. 1 Business Data Platform

Statistical Analysis and Data Mining

Statistical Education Through Problem Solving

Statistical Sites on the World Wide Web 

Statistics – Wikipedia – Research Statistics and Statistical Analysis Directory

Statistics and Probability

Statistics Canada

Statistics Every Writer Should Know

Statistics Online Compute Resources (SOCR)

Statistics on the Web

Statistics Resources and Big Data 2019

Statistics Sources

Stat Wing – Turn Data Into Insight In Seconds

Tallylab – Your Data Your Insights

tamr – Leverage All Data

Tanagra Project – Free Data Mining Software for Academic and Research Purposes

Teach Engineering: Big Data, What Are You Saying?

The Big Data Hub – Understanding Big Data for the Enterprise

The Data and AI Platform for Ecommerce and Logistics

The Dataverse Project

The Dryad Digital Repository

The Internet Glossary of Statistical Terms

The Magazine of Early American Datasets

The Manifesto for Data Practices

The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)- Other Data Collections

The Open Data Institute

The Open Knowledge Foundation – Empowering Through Open Knowledge

The R Project for Statistical Computing

The World Bank – Data

The World Bank Data Catalog

Trifacta – Data Wrangling

UC Irvine Machine Learning Repository

UK National Statistics Online

UN Data – Data Access System to UN Databases (34 Databases – 60 Million Records)

UNESCO Institute for Statistics

United Kingdom National Accounts, The Blue Book, 2014 Edition–2014-edition/index.html

United Nations Statistics Division

United States Census Bureau

United States Census Bureau Research

University of Minnesota Library: Databases A – Z

U.S. and World Population Clocks – Data and Statistics

USA Trade Online – The Official Source of Trade Statistics

U.S. Business and Economy-Wide Statistics

USDA Economics, Statistics, and Market Information System

US Government Web Services and XML Data Sources

USITC Interactive Tariff and Trade DataWeb

Visualization Laboratory (VISLAB) Interactive Visualization and Data Analytics Systems

Visualization of Large Spatiotemporal Datasets – Making Sense of Complex Issues Through Data and Design 

Vital Statistics of the United States (VSUS)

Web and Blog Datasets 

Web Interface for Statistics Education (WISE)

WebSM – Web Survey Methodology Portal

Weka 3: Data Mining Software in Java

What Is Big Data?

WHO: World Health Statistics

WikiData – Free KnowledgeBase With 76,735,541 Editable Data Items

Wolfram Data Repository

World Bank Open Data

Worldometers – World Statistics Updated In Real Time (YE)

Zanran – Search the Web For Data and Statistics

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