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FedBizopps Raw Data - API

Full disclosure: I am a GSA employee and the Tech Lead for FBOpen, a website and API for search and discovery of federal business opportunities. There is indeed both bulk data and an fbo.gov API ...
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American Indian reservation boundaries

My guess is that the census tiger products are going to have what you're looking for. http://www2.census.gov/geo/pdfs/maps-data/data/tiger/tgrshp2016/TGRSHP2016_TechDoc_Ch2.pdf "The legal entities ...
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Gasoline station dataset

There are several sources you could compile information from. City data portals that list gas station locations: New Orleans: https://data.nola.gov/Administrative-Data/NOLA-Gas-Stations-Map/ic3z-...
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Data Licenses for US Government Data not in data.gov

Each of the datasets on Data.gov describes the license used (see the upper left items on the dataset page). The intent for data provided by the U.S. Government (whether it is on Data.gov or not) is to ...
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How do I get a full list of datasets available on Data.Gov using the CKAN API?

For now the Data.gov CKAN API redirects package_list to package_search and for package_search the relevant Solr parameters to limit your query are rows and start. For example, http://catalog.data.gov/...
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Does anyone know of a U.S. city that has crime data with location?

There are quite a few cities that publish this data. A quick way to find it, is via Data.gov, which provides local government as well as federal government data. There are 53 city crime statistics ...
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Does anyone know of a U.S. city that has crime data with location?

The Open Knowledge Foundation keeps a list of Cities that publish crime datasets. Most datasets have location data. In some cases the location is in State Plane coordinates instead of Lat/Lon. They ...
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Average Job Salary by Title/Location/Etc. (US or Intl)

I recommend Occupational Employment Statistics. Includes approximately 800 job categories/titles (Standard Occupational Classification). Reports estimated employment, average wages and 10th/25th/50th/...
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USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map (PHZM) data

Just released on Github!! Frostline A parser and resulting dataset for USDA plant hardiness zones. It uses the ZIP-querying API built into the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Plant Hardiness Zone ...
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Looking for data on bankruptcy prediction

In the U.S., bankruptcy data is found in several places. Depending on which parameters you decide are important for your tool and algorithm, some of the following datasets should be helpful to you: ...
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How to get all the DrugList

The current OpenFDA Adverse Event dataset isn't really well suited for a query like that. An API for the drug SPLs (Structured Product Labels) is coming soon according to https://open.fda.gov/about/ ...
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Dataset on donations to charities?

I am not sure if this is something that is required to be reported. Data like does this does exist for campaign/PAC contributions and lobbying money spent by corporations. The Sunlight Foundation ...
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Graph of Landsat Downloads?

Apparently, here: Source: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/files/2015/01/free-and-open-data-policy-graph-no-footnote.jpg Here is the original post, noting cost savings from Landsat. http://landsat....
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Seriousness values on OpenFDA

If you take a look at our API documentation (http://open.fda.gov/drug/event/reference/), you'll see a complete reference for every field we return and the range of possible values. We follow the E2b ...
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Demographics by Zipcode

The Census Bureau has far easier avenues of extracting data through the American FactFinder (AFF). There are many tutorials for how to use AFF, but it is generally not been 'intensely hard' to use for ...
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Data Licenses for US Government Data not in data.gov

On the licensing questions, you'd want to retain an IP attorney. Everyone above is correct to state that works by the US government are explicitly excluded under US Copyright Act protection, but there ...
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Data.gov: Is the API Version 3 down completely?

Rebecca, from the Data.gov team here. Following up on this, to our knowledge the Data.gov CKAN API hasn't been down. Can you provide more details on the issues you were having? If helpful in ...
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Household income by ZIP+4

First, note that ZIP codes are not geographies (see this other answer). Also, as Kotebiya notes in a comment, there aren't pseudo-geographies for ZIP+4 and if there were, they would probably ...
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How can I register a new API key for api.data.gov programatically?

On the USDA Food Composition Database page you posted, there's a form to create an account via their website. That form submits a HTTP POST message to the following link: https://api.data.gov/api-...
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Data Standards for Campaign Finance

In the United States, the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA) Act puts in place a requirement for U.S. federal spending to be in "open, standardized data, and to publish that data ...
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What are the data quality measures for open data?

Tim Berners-Lee suggested the following 5 star approach: Under the star scheme, you get one (big!) star if the information has been made public at all, even if it is a photo of a scan of a fax of a ...
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OpenFDA API for drug Label changes

As of right now, SPL (structured product labels) are not part of the openFDA list of APIs for drugs (https://open.fda.gov/drug/event/ - note how "product labels" is greyed out). You can learn more ...
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How many Veterans have been or are currently in Congress

Vital Statistics on Congress from the Brookings Institute has some data about this available in Excel. The "Vital Statistics Chapter 1- Demographics of Members of Congress" workbook has a worksheet, "...
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Federal and State Road Information

For the national highway system you will find all the locations/polylines in the National Highway Planning Network dataset at: http://www.rita.dot.gov/bts/sites/rita.dot.gov.bts/files/publications/...
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How can I find the missing information from openfda?

For example, https://api.fda.gov/drug/event.json?search=missing:patient.patientsex+AND+patient.drug.openfda.brand_name:advil and also please add up total reports=male(total) + female(total) + unknown(...
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Does anyone know of a U.S. city that has crime data with location?

The City of Philadelphia makes Part 1 Crime Incidents available as a bulk download and via an API (ESRI ArcGIS online): http://opendataphilly.org/opendata/resource/215/philadelphia-police-part-one-...
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Where can I find registered company data through web services

If it's not on opencorporates, I doubt you'll find it anywhere else. Have a chat to the people there if you're still looking.
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Is there any state wise and quarterly downloadable US economic data apart from GDP?

Quandl has a dataset from the Bureau of Economic Analysis that might be helpful for you. It has many economic metrics at the state level. Quandl is a great resource for datasets like this.
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Invalid API Key - Accessing OSHA data

Looks like you got it right in your answer. The "data.dol.gov" URLs use the newer Department of Labor API (v2), which sends the Key in the http headers. See the data.dol.gov tab for more information ...
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Medical Terminology in Patient Medical Records - Public Data Sets

The MIMIC-III dataset would be well suited to the kind of natural language processing (NLP) study that you are interested in doing. MIMIC-III includes deidentified nursing progress notes, imaging ...
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