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Politics, Languages and International Studies: 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.

Statistics and data

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Statista is the recommended databases for statistics.  Try this first before looking at the longer list of databases below. The remaining resources are listed alphabetically.


Surveys of public opinion, attitudes, values & behaviours

Census & other population data