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BLS Databases, Tables & Calculators by Subject
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Center for International Development at Harvard University (CID). Research Datasets
Publisher: Center for International Development. Harvard University (CID).

CESSDA (Council of European Social Science Data Archives)
Publisher: Council of European Social Science Data Archives

County Explorer
Publisher: National Association of Counties
Includes a mapping function with the ability to look at cities and states. Data mostly from Census and the government. Related to their annual County Tracker.

Data Portals
Publisher: Open Knowledge Foundation
A Comprehensive List of Open Data Portals from Around the World

Data Tools and Apps (Census)
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of the Census
Publisher: U. S. Chief Information Officers Council

DataFinder (BLS)
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Economic Census: Historical Data
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of the Census
2002 and 2007 Economic Census data

Economic statistics for United States, U.K., China, Japan, and International. Includes foreign exchange and futures data.

European Union Open Data Portal
Publisher: European Commission

FCC License View
Publisher: U.S. Federal Communications Commission
Downloadable data sets available.

FFIEC Central Data Repository's Public Data Distribution
Publisher: Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council

FRASER: Federal Reserve Archive
Publisher: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
How to use the new FRASER(2014)

FRED-Federal Reserve Economic Data
Publisher: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Catalog Record
Download data series. See entry for GeoFRED.

Publisher: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Allows you to create, customize, and share geographical maps of data found in FRED®. Easily access the details and adjust how the data are displayed. You can also transform the data and download it according to geographic category and time frame.

Groningen Growth and Development Centre. GGDC Databases
Publisher: Groningen Growth and Development Centre. University of Groningen
GGDC database provides economic data series for 11 countries in Africa, 11 countries in Asia, 2 countries in the Middle East and North Africa, and 9 in Latin-America. World Penn Table includes database on relative levels of income, output, inputs and productivity, covering 167 countries between 1950 and 2011. EU KLEMS database covers the European Union.

International Monetary Fund data
Publisher: International Monetary Fund
All IMF’s statistical databases, including International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment Statistics, Government Finance Statistics, and Direction of Trade Statistics, are available free of charge. See data sources for various types of information here:
Provides comparators, graphs and data sets.

Medieval and Early Modern Data Bank (various databases)
Publisher: Rutgers University Libraries

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Data.
Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

National Statistics (U.K.)
Publisher: U.K.Office for National Statistics.

Penn World Table
Publisher: Center for International Comparisons. University of Pennsylvania

Prices and Wages: Index to Websites
Publisher: International Institute of Social History

Total Economy Database
Publisher: The Conference Board
Publisher: The Conference Board
This database includes data for 123 countries from 1950 onwards, consists of the following series: Real Gross Domestic Product,Population,Employment, Annual Working Hours,GDP per Capita,GDP per Person Employed,GDP per Hour Worked,Labor Compensation Share,Change in Labor Composition,Growth in non-ICT Capital Services,Growth in ICT Capital Services, Growth in Total Factor Productivity.

U.S. Department of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Economic Research Service
Provides lists by topics, data, ERS pubications, etc.

WebEc Economics Data
Publisher: WebEc

World Bank Data
Publisher: World Bank

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