Questions tagged [demographics]

Quantifiable information that concerns the age, sex, cultural makeup, or other characteristics of a group or population. Can also include demographic change, the predicted quantitative makeup of a population based upon present-day or past figures.

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World city database (with longitude, latitude) and population per year

I'm building a visualisation with cities' population around the globe for a website. I found the MaxMind free database that includes most cities around the globe with coordinates and population, which ...
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USA 2016 election demographic data

I am looking for demographic data (age, income, race, location) for individuals who voted in the 2016 US presidential election. The resolution that I am looking for can be at the state, county, or ...
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City mayor/council racial demographics

I can't seem to find any data regarding racial demographics at the US place (city) level for mayors and council members per year. Is there any resources available with such information? I would like ...
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Looking for longitudinal population data by age and sex, any country

I'm looking for longitudinal population counts by age and sex, for any country. Table 12411-0006 in the Destatis Genesis DB gives me exactly what I want for Germany, from 1970 through 2013. The first ...
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Structured demographic, economic and geographic attributes of US States

I'm looking for long lists of structured demographic, economic, agricultural and/or geographic attributes of US States. For example: <geo name="Iowa" population=3107000 cows_per_capita=1.2* etc=......
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API or datasets for age & gender distributions of the world

Data request Data: I am looking for an API oder dataset where I can find age distribution (age groups: percentage of an age group according to the population) and gender distributions for each ...
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Where can I find a longitudinal survey that includes sociographic data, including religion affiliation, over a long period?

Where can I find a population longitudinal survey that would include the following data on the same individuals over a long period (5+ years, higher frequency is preferable)? Basic demographics (age, ...
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Has there been a spike in the birth rate in Germany?

About 40 weeks ago Germany won the FIFA World Cup. At the time I thought there would be a noticeable jump in the Birth Rate there. I've been searching for current information but I can only find ...
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Where is voter data from the recent General Election?

I'm looking for the rawest form of voter data available from the U.S. Nov 8, 2016 general election. The source would both let me explore demographic data around voters based on region, correlate that ...
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Travel statistics by gender and country

Is there any statistics available that includes gender differences? I would like to know the rate of male vs female travelers. For example, something like this: Country: male% USA: 48% Germany: 43% ...
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Median age by state/city in Germany?

I would like to get any data that show median age by city/state in Germany (in English). For example, in Berlin it is 42.4, in Munich it is 43.7, etc... It would also be better if I can get just the ...
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Level of education required for employment over time

I want to get a data set that can be used to look at a year and the levels of education required for employment. My thoughts are that although we have many more opportunities in the modern world the ...
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Literacy rates of Asian countries

What are the literacy rates of Asian countries (Myanmar, Bhutan, Pakistan, China, Nepal) for last five censuses?
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List of countries that do not have psychiatric hospitals

Where can I find a list of countries that do not have psychiatric hospitals? I've searched on Google and Wikipedia but could not find any links.
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Recent Demographic and Economic Data at CBSA-level

I would like to find a dataset of basic demographic and economic data at core-based statistical area level for the US. Ideally, it should include variables like population, median income, age ...
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Looking for extensive world population time series including both data and estimates

Does anyone know of a source for whole-world population data, including extrapolated estimates for the times before whole-world demographic records are available?
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Data on ethnicity of African names

Is there any data that lists the first/last name along with the dominant ethnicity associated with the name? I'm mostly interested in Africa.
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US Population/Housing Data?

I'm looking for population and housing data for the USA at the city-wide level. The 2010 Census page has this information available: http://www.census.gov/2010census/popmap/ipmtext.php?fl=06:0667000#...
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Data mining social group's interests, demographics, and geography

Facebook has Graph Search, which allows finding people by specifying information about them. Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google ads services allow counting the number of people who search certain phrases ...
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mean/median age for each US zip code

I need a table that will map each US zip code to either the mean age or the median age of the population in that zip code. I see that https://www.census.gov/popest/data/counties/asrh/2015 provides ...
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What is the latest census statistics on US demographics

I am looking for sources about US demographics, when i started collecting data, i found that there are different statistics inside census data portal.what is the latest +to date+ statistics that I can ...
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API/machine access for Gapminder data?

I'd like to be able to access the Gapminder files programmatically (e.g. via R or Python), but I can't find a way so far. Gapminder's downloads page offers a variety of tools and charts, but nothing ...
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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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Where is the official source for UK population + age profiles data

I am looking for the latest UK population data at the lowest possible level (output area?) to include age profile breakdowns (eg 18-25, 25-30, 30+ etc). Naturally I have googled the topic, and I'm ...
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Chinese demographic data (age, gender)

I am on a quest to find areas in China with disproportionate gender and/or age distributions. I don't really care if these areas are defined by political boundaries. Since map-making is largely ...
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Looking for a source of data for these specific United States Demographics for People and Businesses

UPDATE: Ok as I'm learning more about this stuff, I'm realizing that I need Demographics and Firmographics, but more granular then the Census data. As the Census data is 35-44 years of age and I need ...
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API or datasets for websites demographics (age & gender distributions)

Data request Data: I am looking for an API or dataset where I can find age distribution (age groups: percentage of an age group according to the population) and gender distributions for the biggest ...
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Mobile games demographic data

I'm looking for demographic data for mobile games. I've looked at App Annie, SensorTower, and Apptrace. These three sources give estimates on the app store ratings, number of downloads, and rankings ...
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prison population by ethnicity, nationality, and year, for each country

I am looking for some data which will let me, for each of the world's countries, inspect the number of prisoners and a breakdown of its prison population by ethnicity and nationality as a percentage ...
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Searching for a dataset about chess ELO rating distribution broken down by gender

A friend and I had a friendly argument recently about the origin of the apparent gender gap in chess ratings, wherein the grandmaster list is dominated by males, and the best male player today is far ...
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Cigarette smoking rates at city level

I'm looking for international cigarette (or tobacco) smoking rates at the city level. So far I've only seen international rates at the country level. Great would be global rates at the city/regional ...
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Is it possible to know the number of American residents/students/tourists leaving France each year?

Regarding an implementation my company is conducting in France, I would like to know if it would be possible to know the number of American citizens leaving France each year?
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World height and weight by age distributions?

Where can I find a map or distribution data got each country and even provinces within each country for body height and weight by age and how these very across the world? Thanks. (Not sure if this ...
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Source of illegal immigrants to the US over the years

Would like to find a source, that shows or estimates the numbers of illegal immigrants entering the US broken down by their country of origin, each year.
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Childlessness rate by country

Does anyone know where I can find a table or map of the childlessness rate by country for both men and women? Historical comparison of data would also be desirable.
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Where do I get data on how many people move from country to country globally in a year?

I'm calculating total addressable market for a business that has to do with immigration. I need to know how many people physically relocate to another country with intention to settle there ...
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ACS vs. CPS vs. PEP vs. Census

I am very new to census analysis/survey analysis so please forgive my ignorance. I am interested in MOST data/information about the U.S.A. population. Demographic information like breakdown by age, ...
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Census data aggregated at MGRS level

I would like to be able to have a file with U.S. Census data pre-aggregated at some level of the Military Grid Reference System (MGRS). Ideally at thier 10km precision level, but I'd take whatever I ...
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Seeking block group data for USA for analyzing population change over time

I'm looking for a place to get data in the Census block group format that is not aggregated. Previously I tried to use the ACS 5 Year Survey, but their data aggregated five years so I was unable to ...
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Consumer Demographics for Individual Products

I am hoping to find a dataset of consumer demographics for individual products (e.g., age, gender, income, education level). For example, say 40% of people with an Iphone are women, 32% are between ...
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Demographics, particulary age distribution in Wuhan and Hubei province

Are demographic data, specifically age distribution available for Wuhan and the Chinese Hubei province? I would like to know if the age distribution is somewhat comparable with other urban areas ...
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Crime data @ Zip code level?

I mainly need property type crimes but all crimes will work. I'm mainly looking for downloadable crime data that is at the ZIP5 level if possible. The more granular the better. The next best would be ...
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Deaths per year per Pakistan province? (2010-present)

I've been trying to look for data on the number of community health worker deaths in Pakistan, ideally those who were working with polio vaccinations. In particular, I'm trying to look for the number ...
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UK demographic data at full or outer postcode level

Is anyone aware of any open UK demographic data (England would be sufficient) at full or out postcode level?
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Average height of Shetland Island residents

I am looking for the average height of Shetland Island residents by gender. I am sure it must be out there but for all the data sets with height by location, I have not found the Shetland Islands ...
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Large datasets with user-reported birthdates (preferably older records)

I'm looking for some substantial (say >10k entries) datasets which contain birthdates which will have been user-reported, not recorded from or checked against official records. Ideally, these would ...
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Dataset for consumer digital media

I'm looking for a dataset that will help me determine a correlation between college major and media preferences i.e. genre.
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US Median Household Income by Age and Cohort

I'm looking for a dataset of US block-groups (or lowest available) that has household income by age bracket. E.g. Age 35-50 Household Income, broken into monetary segments - 0-15k, etc. Is this ...
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How many people ever lived having a certain profession?

Is there any data on how many politicians(including feudal lords) clergy (priests, imams, monks ...) scientists(whatever that may be called in ancient cultures) ... have ever lived on earth? (or in ...
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What percentage of all US children 3 years of age or under who have access to an iPad share that iPad with a similar-aged sibling?

I'm building a children's app and looking for some quantitative data that will tell me how safely I can assume that only one child is using my app.