This post will list all the websites I mention online to get data from. This list isn’t exhaustive and will be updated incrementally as I mention them on my social media platforms.
I have listed everyone who has reached out to me to suggest sources below. Feel free to comment on my posts, DM or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to contribute!
Places to Get Data From
- World Inequality Database
- Data is Plural
- Reddit Datasets
- Google Datasets
- Registry of Open Data on AWS
- Statsbomb has a GitHub of soccer data
- NYC Open Data
Don’t Forget to Answer these Important Questions about the Data
Like with any data source you use, it’s important to answer a few questions about the data before you start any analysis. I have a free checklist with these questions available for you to grab here
Thank you to the folks below who commented on my posts to recommend additional data source websites for me to add to the list above.
From LinkedIn: Liam Croash, Jon Hackamack, Muhammad Banatwalla, Khwaja Walid Sharaar, Shoaib Kahut, Abdul-Mateen Adebowale Qamardeen, Samuel OPASO
From Instagram: zenjen.io, _uhhdata
From Tiktok: mc_honor, christopherlgrego, americaneconomy, ezraorora