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Data Manipulation and Analysis Tools
- Jupyter Notebook - An open-source web application that allows you to create and share documents that contain live code, equations, visualizations and narrative text.
- Matplotlib Mathplotlib is a Python 2D plotting library which produces publication quality figures in a variety of hardcopy formats and interactive environments across platforms.
- scikit-learn - Open source tools for data mining and data analysis built on NumPy, SciPy, and matplotlib
- R (programming language) - A programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics supported by the R Foundation for Statistical Computing. The R language is widely used among statisticians and data miners for developing statistical software and data analysis.
- RStudio - A free and open-source integrated development environment (IDE) for R.
Statistics and Data Sources - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
Statistics and Data Sources - Canada
Statistics and Data Sources - Vancouver
- Data Ethics Canvas - The Data Ethics Canvas is a tool for anyone who collects, shares or uses data. It helps identify and manage ethical issues – at the start of a project that uses data, and throughout. Created by the Open Data Initiative.
- Data & Society - Data & Society studies the social implications of data-centric technologies & automation.
- The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society - Privacy Tools for Sharing Research Data examines issues of maintaining research participant’s privacy in the context of information technology, advances in statistical computing, and big data.
- The Centre for the Governance of AI (GovAI) - Part of the Future of Humanity Institute at the University of Oxford, strives to help humanity capture the benefits and manage the risks of artificial intelligence.
- The Ethics of AI Lab - Part of the University of Toronto’s Centre for Ethics, it fosters academic and public dialogue about Ethics of AI in Context—the normative dimensions of the global AI revolution and related phenomena in all aspects of private, public, and political life.
Statistics and Data Sources - World
- World Bank Open Data - Statistics on economic indicators for over 200 countries.
- UNdata - Collection of 60 million data points covering a wide range of statistical themes including agriculture, crime, communication, and development assistance.
- UNCTADstat - United Nations Conference on Trade and Development statistics offered as ready-to-use analytical groupings, with a unique coverage for countries and products and a particular focus on developing and transition economies.
- LABORSTA - Database contains statistics for over 200 countries/territories. Included are yearly statistics of employment, unemployment, hours of work, wages, labour cost, consumer price indices, occupational injuries, strikes and lockouts, monthly statistics of employment, unemployment, hours of work, wages, consumer price indices.
- ILOSTAT - ILOSTAT provides users with comprehensive international data across a wide range of labour-related topics.
- IMF eLibrary - Multiple financial data sets including international financial statistics and government finance statistics.
- IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library - The IRI Data Library is a online data repository and analysis tool that allows a user to view, analyze, and download hundreds of terabytes of climate-related data.
Statistics and Data Sources - United States
- United States Census Bureau. - Includes American Community Survey (ACS), Census of Governments, Decennial Census of Population and Housing and Economic Census.
- Data.gov - US Government Open Data - Data covering a wide variety of subjects, including agriculture, climate, energy and oceans.
- National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) - NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) is responsible for preserving, monitoring, assessing, and providing public access to the United States climate and historical weather data and information.
- American Community Survey - The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey that provides vital information on a yearly basis about the United States.
- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Access to over 500,000 financial and economic data series from more than 85 public and proprietary sources.
- National Center for Health Statistics - The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) is the United States principal health statistics agency, providing data to identify and address health issues.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Includes health data and statistics organized by topic and CDC publications and reports.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics - The Bureau of Labor Statistics measures labor market activity, working conditions, price changes, and productivity in the U.S. economy to support public and private decision making.
- National Longitudinal Surveys - Data on labor market activity, schooling, fertility, program participation, health, and more.