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Social Science Data Resources: General

Sources for locating published statistics on topics broadly related to the social sciences, as well as numeric datasets for statistical analysis.

Broad data archives

Some general purpose, multiple topic collections and portals of statistical and data resources, often a good place to start research.  Some are country/region-specific, such as those maintained by national statistical agencies.

Supplemental information & tools for use with other resources

These resources contain information that is useful or necessary for using other data or statistical resources. Also included here are terminology and methodology resources.