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Regional Economic Accounts from BEA in a single dataset

The Bureau of Economic Analysis has some basic data on the US state and metropolitan areas: http://www.bea.gov/regional/index.htm It also has bulk downloads and a query system. Still, I wonder ...
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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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Where can I download US secondary (high school, etc) educational test score data for school districts, individual schools, etc?

This has so far been a surprising difficult task. It appears some aspect of public policy sees it fit to make this data difficult to obtain(?) I'm sure its out there though. No child left behind data, ...
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What offices/divisions of U.S. federal agencies and bureaus can do site inspections at private companies?

Hoping that someone somewhere collated this stuff already - is there any single dataset that lists all federal offices that can do compliance on-site inspections of any kind? The Federal Register is ...
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Dataset for US Boat Launches (both Fresh and Salt)?

Does anyone know where to find a dataset for US Boat Launches (both Fresh and Salt)? I have found several statewide results, but nothing on a national level. Does anyone know if this information is ...
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Where can I find registered company data through web services

I am looking to find accurate company search information for companies registered within India and USA (same as companies House API service provided for UK ). Any ideas?
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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.
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How do we get Vets 100 Compliance Documentation [closed]

We are pursing a VA construction project and one of the required pieces of information is Vets 100 Compliance documentation. How do we go about getting said documentation ?
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How should US SSN be anonimized?

I have just gotten access to a US government dataset. It is not open, but could eventually be made open. The dataset includes hashed US SSNs. It looks like they used some general hashing function that ...
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NY Times full weekly bestseller lists

Are there any open data compilations of NYT weekly bestseller lists? Other U.S.-centered bestseller lists would also be acceptable.
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Broadband data conversion from Census Block to Zip Code

I'm basically trying to duplicate broadbandmap.gov and how you can enter a zip code and return local broadband providers for a project. I downloaded their data files here. They use census blocks to ...
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Antebellum Newspaper Data

Is there data on the circulation numbers for newspapers in the antebellum (pre-1861) United States? I'm also interested in any other pieces of data about these newspapers.
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US Population Demographic Data

I’m hoping someone can help me find some demographic data for the US. I'm looking for data with first name, last name, sex, date of birth, and zip code and a unique identifier for each person. I want ...
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1840-1900 Income Data in U.S

Does income data exist during the 1840-1900 time period (or any span within in) that is at the micro level? Or was this information never collected in censuses, etc?
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Employment density in the USA (Employees per sq. ft. by industry)

I am looking for employment density in the USA. Dimensions needed: Per industry Per sq. ft. (per county or smaller could be acceptable too) Per year if available, otherwise something relatively ...
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county borders with US county names

So I downloaded QGIS and the 2014 TIGER/Line Shapefiles for US counties from ftp://ftp2.census.gov/geo/tiger/TIGER2014/COUNTY/ When I open the shapefiles up in QGIS I don't see any of the county ...
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Where can I find a data set of US Individuals?

I'm looking for a data set of US citizens/residents, etc. With data on things such as age, geographic location, gender, income, marital status, etc. The more the better. Where can I find an ...
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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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Where can I find actual agricultural contracts?

I'm looking for real agricultural contracts, that is actual contracts between farmers and processors (preferably in North America). Any ideas? Generally I am thinking of contracts between farmers and ...
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Where can I find machine-readable data on which US states and DC border each other?

I'm hoping to avoid compiling a dataset like this manually. Ideally, the dataset would look something like this: state1 state2 share_border NY NJ yes NY CA no etc. I'm ...
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How do I find data that helps US businesses export their products?

Are there data sets out there that have data about exporting products and services overseas? I want to build an app that helps U.S. businesses increase their international sales.
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Trying to extrapolate patient costs by physician from public Medicare pricing data

I am working on a web application that maps healthcare expenses by providers in a geographic area. Our prototype was previously using mocked data, and I am now trying to replace it with real data from ...
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Crime rate data for American cities

I'm writing a paper and I'm interested in monthly crime rates in American cities. The FBI database contains only yearly crime rates and it stops at 2012 (http://www.ucrdatatool.gov/), and each ...
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Where can I find shapefiles for the rivers of Puerto Rico?

I would like to find shapefile data for all of the rivers in Puerto Rico. This could be as a subset of the rivers in the United States. I already have an accurate boundary of the island.
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Are there open data sets about commuting patterns in large US cities?

Are there specific data sets about movement of commuters (in cars, trains, buses, etc.) in major US cities? Ideally the data would include numbers of commuters, have detailed location information, ...
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Hyperloop; Which Open-Source License did Musk choose?

Which Open-Source license did Elon Musk choose for the Hyperloop?
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where can I find shapefiles for the highways of Puerto Rico?

I am looking for the shapefiles of the intersetate highways of Puerto Rico in an easy to use geoJSON format. I found this page here http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/geoportal/data/esri/esri_usa.htm but ...
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The spread of cable tv

Is there a data set that shows the date of the first availability of cable tv or (not necessarily the same data) the date of first public broadcasting in each state or city in the United States?
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Electric utility boundary lines in US

I'm looking for shapefiles or other spatial definitions for electric utility service areas in the United States. Does this exist in a single place anywhere?
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Open data version of the Foreign Assistance Program Inventory?

http://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/1868/ForeignAssistanceProgramInventory2013.pdf You wouldn’t know where I can find an open data version of the pdf (above)? With descriptions of “...
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why doesn't federal reserve services website have all routing numbers?

https://www.frbservices.org/EPaymentsDirectory/fpddir.txt contains a list of bank routing numbers but there's at least one that doesn't appear in that list: 111000025 (from https://www.bankofamerica....
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Where can I get NY small businesses data, including revenue, number of employees etc?

I'm helping a nonprofit reach small businesses in NY. Looking specifically for revenue, number of employees, type of business and ethnicity of the owner. Is there any place I can find such information?...
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Map of Orange County (CA) buildings

I'm plotting a map of the Los Angeles metro area, and I'm using TileMill. I've loaded different layers for the geographical data, and wanted to add buildings as well. So I found this map for the LA ...
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Average height of males and females for each of the 50 US states: Where can I download the data?

Where can I download data for average height of males and females for each of the individual 50 states? RAW data or SQL data is fine, it does not have to be charted or formatted - I can do that ...
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Where to get older digital OCR'd data sets of unsummarized US Census data?

I am trying to locate older unsummarized US Census data to do more research than just the statistics provided by the US Census Bureau. I know the old Census Data itself is located on Archives.gov and ...
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Database of Greyhound bus stops

Greyhound bus stops are surprisingly difficult to find. Is there a database of them? Requirements: Bus stop name Latitude Longitude Lines that stop there, or adjacent stops. I am interested in all ...
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Weather Web Service by Postal Code?

I'm looking for either a website, a web service, an RSS feed, etc. that would allow me to look up current and historic weather info for a particular zipcode or region in the U.S., specifically: ...
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Mapping Business Hours

I'm looking to map business hours for a given city in the USA to show the number of businesses open by time of day. Is there a way to get, at the least: {business name, business type, opening hours, ...
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car parking Dataset in US

I am looking for a dataset of car-parking in any city. I am doing a research about car-parking / traffic and their impact in the life of US cities. Is there any public dataset that you recommend ?
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School Quality Data at the County Level

Is anyone familiar with data that that has or could give provide a measure of school quality at the county level?
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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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IFSAR data for New Mexico areas

I am looking for an IFSAR 5m data between Las Cruces, New Mexico and Carlsbad, New Mexico and from Roswell, NM to the south of New Mexico and Texas border. I am looking for a free data.
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Where can I find accurate US county boundaries?

I'm looking for accurate US county boundaries in shapefile (most likely), feature class, or a geodatabase. Specifically, I'm looking for Midwestern US states: Minnesota, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa, and ...
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Is the web performance of U.S. government websites open data?

What open data is available about the number of visitors, type of browsers, etc. of U.S. Federal websites? Is there both historical and real-time web analytics data available to the public?
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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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H-1 (Work visa) data by year by state

I am doing a research paper about how immigration impacts GDP, and I would like to know where can I find data about H-1 (Work visa): Who is coming to the US because of work, and which state does he/...
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federal guidelines for reporting expenses and donations

I'm running for city council in a small town on the platform of transparency... really like 18f api standards, looking to find a schema to describe expenses and donations for the campaign - ie some ...
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Mapping counties to zip codes

Is there any freely available data that relates USA zip codes and USA counties (FIPS County codes)? Since counties can contain multiple zip codes, one can have multiple entries, in such a table: ...
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Are there ID crosswalks between NPI and OSHPD for California Providers?

I am looking for data that contains a list of National Provider Identification Numbers (NPI) that correspond to Medicaid Provider Identification Numbers or OSHPD ID numbers. In particular, does anyone ...
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Historical OFAC SDN lists

I am looking for historical versions of the OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list (more details about the list can be found here). The OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control) regularly ...

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