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The Data-Planet repository provides access to over 35 billion data points, 4.9 billion datasets, and 450+ source databases from 70+ data providers. A robust suite of visualization, search, and analysis tools are embedded, or data can be exported via multiple formats.
Provides access to a wide variety of economic, social, and political indicators including data sets from the U.S. government, the International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization, the OECD, Eurostat, the United Nations, the world's stock exchanges, and Zillow. Offers customized graphing and mapping.
Select Statistics Resources
SciTech Connect is a portal to free, publicly-available DOE-sponsored R&D results including technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia and data information. SciTech Connect is a consolidation of two core DOE search engines, the Information Bridge and the Energy Citations Database. SciTech Connect incorporates all of the R&D information from these two products into one search interface.
Web Sites: General Polls and Surveys
Statistical Resources for Milwaukee
Search data sources from goverment and research organizations.
Milwaukee Common Council
Districts, Council Members, Minutes of Meetings, Legislation, Youth Council and New Releases
Milwaukee Fact Finder
2006-2008 American Community Survey
Areas of town with a distinct identity or official status as a business improvement district (BID), neighborhood association, or other designation. Useful links to reports and local data.
Milwaukee Quick Facts
Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, Census of Population and Housing.
UWM Center for Economic Development
The Center for Economic Development is a central part of the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee's mission to apply university-based research and technical expertise to improve the quality of life in our region.
UWM Center for Urban Initiatives and Research
Select the Milwaukee "Urban Archive" link for a catalogue of research studies and reports focused on greater Milwaukee (many include the complete report).
UWM Employment & Training Institute
The Employment and Training Institute (ETI) addresses the workforce training, transportation, and education needs of low-income and unemployed workers in Wisconsin through applied research, policy development, and technical assistance.
Get Facts: Wisconsin's Demographic Data and Visualization Portal
Generate and share reports
With GetFacts, you can save data visualizations to multiple types of shareable formats. Support ed formats include PowerPoint slides, Excel files, PDFs, and sharable URLs.
State, county, and municipality data
Data is provided at multiple levels of geography, to compare across counties and municipalities.
Additional Urban Research Resources
Historic Milwaukee Inc
Historical and architectural links.
Lewis Mumford Center for Comparative Urban and Regional Research (SUNY Albany)
Information and analysis of how the racial and ethnic composition of metropolitan areas has shifted in the last ten years, and how increasing diversity is experienced at the level of local neighborhoods.
"where practitioners and students of public engagement, as well as interested citizens, can learn about our work to foster better and more inclusive dialogue, deliberation and collaboration."
The Urban Institute
"gathers data, conducts research, evaluates programs, offers technical assistance overseas, and educates Americans on social and economic issues — to foster sound public policy and effective government."
UW-Madison Institute for Research on Poverty
Interdisciplinary research into the causes and consequences of poverty and social inequality in the United States.
Wisconsin Electronic Reader
Stories, biographies, letters & more from Wisconsin history