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How can I register a new API key for api.data.gov programatically?

UPDATE: The government generously increased the API request limit to 1,000 per IP per hour. This question is now obsolete. api.data.gov allows for up to 1,000 API requests per user per hour, which is ...
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Non-Paid Opportunities to Teach Coding to Children? [closed]

A friend of mine is interested in non-paid opportunities to teach coding to children within an hour's drive of Baltimore. He was a professional game developer/ senior software engineer in Silicon ...
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Mapping PUMA Codes to TIGER/line shapefiles

I downloaded PUMA mapping shapefiles for California from TIGER/line and am able to use R packages maptools, mapproj, and ggplot2 to plot maps of California with each PUMA outline as a border. My goal ...
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How to download all the ophthalmic devices data from device classification end point in openFDA

The API call https://api.fda.gov/device/classification.json?search=medical_specialty_description=%22ophthalmic%22 is returning (limiting) the number of records to 1 for ophthalmic devices data. I ...
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Publicly available transaction data

I need publicly available transaction data to use for my statistical analysis project. Preferably, it should relate to either: Flight data (arrival, departure, number of seats, locations, etc.) ...
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marines with breast cancer stationed at camp lejeune from 1952-1987

I am a marine that was stationed at camp lejeune from 1986-1988. I recently was diagnosed with breast cancer. I just want to know the total is now for marines that were there doing the contamination ...
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How do US agencies connect their APIs to Data.gov's registration system?

Data.gov contains over 190,000 data sets, but only a select few are integrated into Data.gov's API key registration system. What is the process to integrate an existing API with data.gov as an API ...
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How to read Data.gov Data Update Frequency code

How to read data update frequency code. For example for Consumer Complaint Database the code at Dates section is : Data Update Frequency: R/P1D How to read R/P1D. I guess it is daily update but i ...
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OPenFDA API - querying on dosage_and_administration_table _exists_ not working

I was planning to get the results where brand name is aspirin and whose drug result has property dosage_and_administration_table. So I did this https://api.fda.gov/drug/label.json?search=brand_name:...
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What are some good databases of wind speed and direction to use as training data for machine learning? [closed]

I am fairly new to machine learning, but what I am trying to do is predict energy output of a wind turbine based on a data set of wind speed and direction, and ideally turbulence and shear. Do you ...
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Dataset of US local, state, federal contact phone numbers?

I'm looking to create an app that facilitates U.S. Americans to contact local, state, or federal representative based on home address. I can use the already public shape-files to figure out the ...
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Is there a dataset for the Federal congressional voting record?

The data.gov initiative has a large variety of digital data sources for every agency of the government, but Congress has ZERO data sources for their own voting records. If someone can find it please ...
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Dataset for reapeated measures

I need data sets to apply a study based on repeated measures. I need of hints to find open data of nature that be possible to publish in scientific journals.
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Daily Reimbursement Rate for ROWPU

How can I find the reimbursement cost of a ROWPU? Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Unit.
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why the total number of datasets sometimes smaller but sometimes bigger than before?

Over time, I've found that the total number of datasets on data.gov is not gradually getting bigger but sometimes smaller than before. e.g. the number is 190000+ in 2016-04 but now (2016-10) it's only ...
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Public domain data for sample/training purposes

I'm looking for some real-world data for use in creating database/educational training materials. The sample should have a good Entity-Relationship diagram/data model, multiple tables, and ideally ...
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Where to get usa coastline/shoreline data

From where I can collect the USA coastline/shoreline data classified by name. I have the shoreline data but not classified. By classified I mean name of the coastline in different region. e.g. '...
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Data set for Mcdonalds

Searching for any dataset on McDonald's Corporation; it doesn't necessarily have to be recent data. Any data on sales, employee, how they did during promotions, etc.
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House of representatives elections data from 1996-2012

Is there an open access source for U.S. House of Representatives congressional district election results in data sets (preferably Excel) for the elections 1996-2012. I have tried Dave Leip's site ...
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How does the U.S. government prioritize open data gathering?

One way is in response to what I call "demand," or "traffic." That is, people ask more questions about the weather than about education, so "weather" gets a higher priority in data gathering. Another ...
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How does open data differ in quality depending on the source?

Let's talk about government data, e.g. data.gov, first. Putting aside "outliers," are most government data sets guided by e.g. "mandates" by the government? If not, how does the fact that say weather, ...
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How do we query the college score card and just get all data but only for a given year?

When querying the college score card, data for all years are returned, how do I query to return all data for a given year?
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What is a “featured site” in the context of open data?

Is open data a government initiative or are there non-government sites such as Project Gutenberg that are part of open data? How does a "featured site" work? Is it somehow linked to data.gov, or does ...
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Where do I find data of all companies in this world?

In sites like facebook, a user can add his work position by typing few words and selecting the company How do they get that data and how can I get that data so our users can also add work position ...
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Catasto terreni ITALY

I need to obtain catasto information for all the Italy limited to terreni only, no urban zone. Is it possible to obtain this information free? Anybody know any services for WFS or SHP download?
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FTPing the National Centers for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

I am trying to ftp to the NCBI to download some information. Upon connecting I recieve, I get this warning message. Warning Notice! You are accessing a U.S. Government information system which ...
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is there an open API for healthcare's medicaid / CHIP eligibility?

I'd like to make a healthcare website that would help customers find their healthcare plans easily. How can I check if the user is eligible for medicaid, or CHIP or medicare? I know how to get the ...
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Historical and Current Houses Listed for Sale within Price Ranges

I am need of finding data for housing prices in aggregate values such as; Homes listed for sale or sold - 0 - 100k, 100 - 200k, 200 - 300k, etc. for a given time period, like as of 12/31/2012. I ...
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Statistics for Disabled Veterans in Residential Homes

I am looking for the data/statistics for the disabled veteran population in California that are currently living in adult residential care homes.
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USA census historical demographic data

I am currently working on a project where I am responsible for calculating the mean temperature and precipitation data across the USA. My calculations are made for metro census data and county census ...
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Getting drug register information through API

I am trying to find the drug registration info. Is there any FDA API available to gather drug register data set. Please suggest.
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What is the latest US Census Data I can access to? [duplicate]

I am trying to find the latest census data that I can use to study US Cities. Is American Community Survey (ACS) the latest survey I can use?
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Long list of attributes that make typical graph labels

Sort of similar to the fantastic "Spurious Correlations" page, I'm looking for long lists of typical x or y axis labels from graphs (as keys, attributes or column names). For example (and see image ...
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US House Sale Data

In the UK we have open data which gives up to date information on house transactions. This includes the address of the home and the price it sold for. It includes detailed data on the type of property....
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data.gov GIOVANNI Portal Data Missing

I am not able to find the some data sets on the new GIOVANNI portal. Sample file names of the data I had downloaded a year ago from the portal are given below. I am not able to find same file names or ...
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buildings height data

I`m working on Communication System Modeling. In order to be more accurate, I want to know urban buildings height or distribution. Anyone knows where I could find them?
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Map SFMTA AVL GPS lat long to routes

SFMTA has historical AVL GPS data for their buses at ftp://avl-data.sfmta.com/avl_data/avl_raw. In each record, there is a train_assignment, which you should be able to link to the route information, ...
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Detailed data about Medicare Enrollment?

I found CMS Medicare Enrollment Reports broken down by different parts, regions... I'm wondering if there are more detailed open data sources from which these reports are generated? For instance, I ...
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Property tax assessment

What would be the best source for data set of property tax assessment for all counties other than going to individual counties and requesting them? Thanks!
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Lake Bathymetry Open Data

I would like to know if anyone knows a good open source where I can get Lake bathymetry raster. I need to extract depth values from it.
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FCC ASR - Strucht Incorrect?

The strucht on the FCC's GIS tower information seems way off? Most of the cell towers are only 50-60' when they are clearly over 100' when you inspect them. What is the StucHt information based on? ...
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Looking for dataset of pharmacy Locations in Chicago area

I'm looking for a dataset of pharmacy Locations in Chicago area. The city of Chicago said they do not have this dataset, I'm wondering where I can find it.
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RCDC for the fiscal years prior to 2011

How/where do I access estimates of funding for Various Research, Condition, and Disease Categories (RCDC) for the fiscal years prior to 2011? Thanks! Adam
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How data data.gov tend to perform?

I am currently deciding whether to use the USDA's Nutritional Database as the backend provider of nutritional information for my app. The other option I am considering is the FatSecret platform. My ...
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Sustainability Contacts for Educational Facilities

I am looking for a list of the sustainability contacts at universities, colleges and private schools in New York state.
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How do I get just city-level data on data.gov?

I want to get all the datasets with this icon next to them - how do I go about doing this ?
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Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) data download in R

I would like to know if resources exist for downloading GPM data in R. I'm aware of the Hydrological Data Discovery Tools ("hddtools") package, which can be used for accessing Tropical Rainfall ...
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Looking for zip codes and elevation of high schools

I'm researching United State zip codes and elevation. Specifically high schools elevations in US.
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How can I find state level data on NLRB 81a3 cases

I'm having the biggest trouble downloading XML files from the NLRB. I'm interested in state-level numbers of NLRB ordered reinstatements for 8.1.a.3 ULP cases.
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Independent Census Data for 3rd World Countries

A standardized dataset for 3rd world countries, preferably younger than 10 years. Thank you.