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Where can I get bulk access to IRS 990 filings for US non-profits

There's another question about a list of all nonprofits, and this answer is kind of buried in the answers to that one. Also, this question came up today on the NICAR-L mailing list. It's a common ...
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Providers list about biofertilizers

I would like to know a providers list about biofertilizers within the USA and outside. Is it possible for you to provide me this information? Or indicate to us where can we find help?
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How do I get a full list of datasets available on Data.Gov using the CKAN API?

I'm fairly new to python, but I've been struggling to get anything more than ten results from a package_list request from Data.Gov's CKAN API. Here's what I'm using: response = urlopen('http://...
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Latitude and Longitude of US Commuting Zones

Is there any dataset containing the latitude and longitude of US commuting zones? (e.g. an Excel sheet containing the coordinates of Minneapolis-St. Paul, etc.)
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Catalog.data.gov using CKAN API with python requests package

I'm not sure if this is a requests issue, a CKAN API issue, or a catalog.data.gov issue. I can do this GET query: import requests import json r = requests.get('http://catalog.data.gov/api/search/...
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How can I find the missing information from openfda?

I have performed adverse report based on drug name with male gender, unknown gender and female gender and for all genders. But it seems like all genders count is not equal to the combined count of ...
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Graph of Landsat Downloads?

Where can I find find a graph of Landsat downloads, to show the effect free access has had?
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OpenFDA API for drug Label changes

Is there is any API for getting the label changes for a list of drugs. I have been searching for APIs and RSS feeds with no luck.
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Is there an official/complete list of all US government agency “developers' pages”?

The FCC's developers page happens to have a sidebar linking to many other US government agencies' developers pages, APIs, etc. It's a handy list, but I assume the FCC hosts it only out of the goodness ...
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Federal Holiday Calendar Service

Looking for an open Federal / Holiday Calendar service to show business hours of banking or credit related businesses. I've requested this here: https://explore.data.gov/nominate/2930 and I've seen ...
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Where do I type in my query in the API in openFDA.gov

The openFDA.gov reference website says to use the following webpage for queries: https://api.fda.gov. But when I go to that page, there is no where to type in a query and run it. Where can I type in ...
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Country specific information for travellers using opendata api/dataset

I want to get country specific information using api/dataset as shown on http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/country/france.html. How can I get this data?
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Database of trademarked words

Does anybody know where I can download a complete & up to date database of trademarked words? I have found http://trademarks.reedtech.com/tmappxml.php but I'm looking for something that is already ...
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Looking for openFDA datasets which gives JSON data

I am looking for openFDA datasets for my current academic project. The project describes that a user enters medicine name and the result has to show me the information about the adverse events based ...
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Where can I find State tax income rates from 1995 to present?

I'm working on a dataset for a longitudinal analysis and would like to add state income tax rate for the years 1995 to the present.
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Visitors to Data.gov by country of origin?

Does anyone have summary data on visitors to data.gov by geography (country of origin)? I was able to find a summary last fall, but I can't seem to locate the data set or summary anymore.
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Raw data from US Census and BLS

Is the raw data of US Census or BLS available? By raw I mean the datapoints that later comprise the summary tables. For instance, the average employment by firm size. Apart from means that you can ...
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Data mining for US demographics

Where can I get US population demographics data for various MSA (MSA level data)? An early response is appreciated.
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Accurately Using Census Tract Data and Total Population

I am trying to gather the total population of Pittsburgh and overlay it onto a Google Map. I took the Census Tract .shp files from http://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/gazetteer2010.html and put ...
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Where can I find data by “census tract numbers”

I am using an API (To get crimes in city ) where I have found a field entitled "Census Tract Number" and am getting data formatted with (longitude, latitude, census tract number). What does this last ...
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The Data.gov organization_list CKAN API is not working

This file is supposed to be giving the JSON format of all the organizations present in Data.gov as per the CKAN API documentation. However, that file gives an HTTP 400 (Bad request) error. Is there a ...
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Are there good examples of open read-write APIs in Federal government?

Most of the APIs publicly available from U.S. federal agencies are read-only APIs of Open Data -- are there example of read-write APIs?
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Trying to find definitions for “Location” in Farmers Market datasets

I am working on a project using some datasets for Farmers Markets and I am trying to determine which locations in the data are on public land and which are on private land. Is there a definition of ...
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Searching for obesity data at the ZIP or County level by age for US 2011-1013? [closed]

Searching for obesity data at the ZIP or County level by age for US 2011-1013
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How does one link two selected elements on two tables within openFDA?

I'm trying extract some summary information from openFDA and am receiving wildly different responses, and very different capabilities when attempting my search, and was hoping that someone could help ...
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How can I get a list of all non-geodata datasets on Data.gov?

Data.gov has a lot of datasets, and a super-majority of them are mapping. Is there a way to generate a list of all datasets other than geodata?
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where can I find gov datasets (from data.gov, bea etc) in MySQL format?

Is there a place where I can find gov datasets (from data.gov, bea etc) in MySQL format? - free or paid. I could download and parse the files of course, but wanted to check if it is already available ...
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How I can get list of licenses used in Data.gov?

I'm investigating what licenses are used in Data.gov portal. How I can get the list of the licenses from the portal?
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What does it take to get an app featured on data.gov?

I created a website using open data and I would love to see it featured on data.gov/applications. Are there requirements to be featured on data.gov? Is there somewhere where I can submit my ...
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Gov data may be used only for statistical purposes?

Sometimes when I try to download a data zip file I see a popup that states like this: "Under law, public use data collected and distributed by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) ...
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Accessing datasets from HUD and VA data portal sites

I have contacted data.gov numerous times about a project I am developing for a client. I have only received back one vague email requesting more information, but no reply since. Basically I need to ...
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Data.gov: Is the API Version 3 down completely?

We've been getting errors from data.gov that multiple API calls are down, anyone know what the ETA is for getting it back up?
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Missing medical device recall information? OpenFDA not finding recalls from FDA database

To ensure I was understanding how openFDA works, I have been checking my queries against the searchable medical device recall database the FDA already has (http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/...
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Is it possible to get the exact (particular) information from openFDA?

I am looking for just meta information from openFDA. Whenever I do a query I get all the information like meta, results. My requirement doesn't deal with results. We just care about metadata, because ...
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Have genetic algorithms been applied to Open Data?

I have become very interested in genetic algorithms or GAs (which are not necessarily related in any way to genetics or genomics; see link). This algorithmic method of searching is very well-suited to ...
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Data Licenses for US Government Data not in data.gov

I want to know when commercial use of US government data is permitted and for what uses. Below, there are 5 questions that I have for 4 different primary data sources. So far, I have seen the data ...
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Weekly raster data for temperature and precipitation in US

I am looking for weekly raster data for US for temperature and precipitation. All the major datasets PRISM, WorldClim etc. are either on a monthly scale or daily scale. I was wondering if anyone has ...
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Data set of US Congress in-session or recess

I've seen other questions/answers here in regard to the U.S. Congress for information like what bills a particular congress person voted on, sponsored, or speeches and such. However, I am looking to ...
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Federal and State Road Information

I am looking for a data set that determines geo-tagged location for federal and state roads and can also decipher which roads are not classified as federal or state roads. Any ideas where this ...
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Gasoline station dataset

I am looking for a dataset containing all US gasoline stations with addresses, similar to what is offered by http://www.allgasstations.com/ . XML, TXT or CSV formats are best.
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Is it the right query on what I am looking for in openFDA?

I have performed a query. I was planning to get the adverse report based on medicine name and age. So I did this" https://api.fda.gov/drug/event.json?search=patient.drug.openfda.brand_name:advil+AND+...
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Age of consent per country database

I am looking for a DB of the age of consent per state/country. I found this list for the states in the USA. Is there an official database I can use for the USA? Are there any databases for other ...
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Administrative boundary of Colorado State Forest

I am looking for a file that contains the boundary of the Colorado State Forest.
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What are the sources of data on Data.gov?

I was browsing through the datasets on the website, and datasets like "Tax Year 2007--" caught my attention. At first I thought it might be Census data. However, if you look at the "About" tag for ...
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How many Veterans have been or are currently in Congress

I am trying to track down how many veterans have been and are currently in Congress The closest thing I have found is this PDF but it only gives me the 113 congress I would like to find something a ...
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Where can I find column definitions for ed.gov data?

Thanks to Is there an open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States? I found http://www.ed.gov/developers where I downloaded a list of schools ( School District / Local ...
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Dataset on donations to charities?

Is there a feed/database on individuals/companies that have donated to IRS verified charities? I have done quite some Googling, and cannot seem to find anything :/
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Model documents for presubmission meeting with FDA about mhealth pilot trial and risk assessment

I am planning a trial with diabetic patients to use our digital tablet-based Android app for helping to track/manage glucose, nutrition, medications, and fitness-related activities. It has been ...
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Occupational Outlook Handbook dataset

Where can I download BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook data? You can find most information in separate tables on the BLS's website, but maybe a more comprehensive dataset is available?
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Seriousness values on OpenFDA

In looking at OpenFDA, I'd like to know the range of values for results.seriousnessother, results.seriousnesshospitalization, results.serious, and results.primarysource.qualification, as well as what ...