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Economics: Statistics and data

Finding statistics

You will find many sources of statistics and data on the internet. It is important to assess websites with regard to how the data has been gathered and how it has been interpreted. The following sources are useful starting points.

Socio-economic data by geographical area

Statista and Passport are the top two recommended databases for statistics.  Try these first before looking at the longer list of databases below. 

Census & other population data

Financial and banking data