Some Data and Information Sources on the Web

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Gasoline prices, stocks  etc data at

US energy info administration, weekly petroleum status reports

http://www.eia.doe.gov/oil_gas/petroleum/data_publications/weekly_petroleum_status_report/wpsr.html

 

 

You can find the MEI Original release data and
revisions database at
http://stats.oecd.org/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=MEI_ARCHIVE

 

http://stats.oecd.org/Index.aspx

 

At this latter url, you can use the top
navigation bar to select required country, subject,
measure and time period. This data can be exported
to Excel. For long time series we recommend using
the "Text Format” which exports in CSV. See also
the user guide:
http://stats.oecd.org/ModalHelp/OECD/WBOS%20User%20Guide%20(EN).PDF
US real time data at Philly FED:

http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/real-time-center/real-time-data/

 

By the way:

http://archives.math.utk.edu/software/msdos/statistics/statutor/.html

has tutorial on sampling distributions.

 

To see how Type II error changes as sample size changes see

http://www.stat.sc.edu/~ogden/javahtml/power/power.html

 

Statistical science web sources 

http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/index.html

http://www.maths.uq.oz.au/~gks/webguide/courses.html

http://www.execpc.com/~helberg/statistics.html

Dina DiCesno has found the following website with statistical distribution properties: http://www.itl.nist.gov/div898/handbook/eda/section3/eda366.htm

 

Rosendo Ramirez found the following site http://www.resacorp.com/normal.htm

Click on link below to visit the Web Links for Schmidt
Union College
: Econometrics.
Note: You will need a valid Internet Connection

http://gretl.sourceforge.net/gretl_data.html#db  has useful data sets for econometrics

 

A good index of all sources is at

http://ricardo.ecn.wfu.edu/gretl/cgi-bin/gretldata.cgi?opt=SHOW_DBS

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Bank Data and Statistics:
http://www.fdic.gov/bank/statistical/index.html

Federal Reserve Board, Economic Research and Data:
http://www.federalreserve.gov/rnd.htm

U.S. Census Bureau, Home Page:
http://www.census.gov

U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis:
http://www.bea.gov

U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration:
http://www.eia.doe.gov/neic/historic/historic.htm

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Center for Health Statistics:
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Data Sets:
http://www.huduser.org/datasets/pdrdatas.html

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics:
http://www.bls.gov

U.S. Department of Transportation, TranStats:
http://www.transtats.bts.gov

U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service, Tax Statistics:
http://www.irs.gov/taxstats

Rockefeller Institute of Government, State and Local Fiscal Data:
http://stateandlocalgateway.rockinst.org/fiscal_trends

American Economic Association, Resources for Economists:
http://www.rfe.org

American Statistical Association, Business and Economic Statistics:
http://www.econ-datalinks.org

American Statistical Association, Statistics in Sports:
http://www.amstat.org/sections/sis/sports.html

European Central Bank, Statistics:
http://www.ecb.int/stats

World Bank, Data and Statistics:
http://www.worldbank.org/data

International Monetary Fund, Statistical Topics:
http://www.imf.org/external/np/sta/index.htm

International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook:
http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/weo/2003/02/data/index.htm

Penn World Tables:
http://pwt.econ.upenn.edu

Current Population Survey:
http://www.bls.census.gov/cps/cpsmain.htm

Consumer Expenditure Survey:
http://www.bls.gov/cex/home.htm

Survey of Consumer Finances:
http://www.federalreserve.gov/pubs/oss/oss2/scfindex.html

City and County Data Book:
http://www.census.gov/prod/www/ccdb.html

Panel Study of Income Dynamics:
http://psidonline.isr.umich.edu

National Longitudinal Surveys:
http://www.bls.gov/nls/home.htm

National Association of Home Builders, Economic and Housing Data:
http://www.nahb.org/category.aspx?sectionID=113

National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics:
http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/srs/stats.htm

A set of links to Free sources

http://www.economics.ltsn.ac.uk/links/data_free.htm

 

Ken French’s data for finance

http://mba.tuck.dartmouth.edu/pages/faculty/ken.french/

July 1926 to 2000

 

Kaiser Family foundation http://www.statehealthfacts.org/   has all kinds of useful latest data by

states in US.  This conveniently gives 50 observations for 50 states. 

 

Click on link below to visit the Web Links for Schmidt
Union College: Econometrics.
1)
Note: You will need a valid Internet Connection

http://gretl.sourceforge.net/gretl_data.html#db  has useful data sets for econometrics

 

2) A good index of all sources is at

http://ricardo.ecn.wfu.edu/gretl/cgi-bin/gretldata.cgi?opt=SHOW_DBS

3) Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Bank Data and Statistics:
http://www.fdic.gov/bank/statistical/index.html

4) Federal Reserve Board, Economic Research and Data:
http://www.federalreserve.gov/rnd.htm

5) U.S. Census Bureau, Home Page:
http://www.census.gov

6) U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis:
http://www.bea.gov

7) U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration:
http://www.eia.doe.gov/neic/historic/historic.htm

8) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Center for Health Statistics:
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs

9) U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Data Sets:
http://www.huduser.org/datasets/pdrdatas.html

10) U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics:
http://www.bls.gov

11) U.S. Department of Transportation, TranStats:
http://www.transtats.bts.gov

12)U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service, Tax Statistics:
http://www.irs.gov/taxstats

13) Rockefeller Institute of Government, State and Local Fiscal Data:
http://stateandlocalgateway.rockinst.org/fiscal_trends

14) American Economic Association, Resources for Economists:
http://www.rfe.org

15) American Statistical Association, Business and Economic Statistics:
http://www.econ-datalinks.org

16) American Statistical Association, Statistics in Sports:
http://www.amstat.org/sections/sis/sports.html

17) European Central Bank, Statistics:
http://www.ecb.int/stats

18) World Bank, Data and Statistics:
http://www.worldbank.org/data

19) International Monetary Fund, Statistical Topics:
http://www.imf.org/external/np/sta/index.htm

20) International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook:
http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/weo/2003/02/data/index.htm

21) Penn World Tables:
http://pwt.econ.upenn.edu

22) Current Population Survey:
http://www.bls.census.gov/cps/cpsmain.htm

23) Consumer Expenditure Survey:
http://www.bls.gov/cex/home.htm

24) Survey of Consumer Finances:
http://www.federalreserve.gov/pubs/oss/oss2/scfindex.html

25) City and County Data Book:
http://www.census.gov/prod/www/ccdb.html

26) Panel Study of Income Dynamics:
http://psidonline.isr.umich.edu

27) National Longitudinal Surveys:
http://www.bls.gov/nls/home.htm

28) National Association of Home Builders, Economic and Housing Data:
http://www.nahb.org/category.aspx?sectionID=113

29) National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics:
http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/srs/stats.htm

30) A set of links to Free sources

http://www.economics.ltsn.ac.uk/links/data_free.htm

 

31) Ken French’s data for finance

http://mba.tuck.dartmouth.edu/pages/faculty/ken.french/

july 1926 to 2000

 

 

Last Update on Monday, March 05, 2012 at12:34 PM