Poltical Survey Data

Database on Ideology, Money in Politics, and Elections: Public version

https://data.stanford.edu/dime

Cooperative Congressional Election Study

The CCES is a 50,000+ person national stratified sample survey administered by YouGov. Half of the questionnaire consists of Common Content asked of all 50,000+ people, and half of the questionnaire consists of Team Content designed by each individual participating team and asked of a subset of 1,000 people. In addition, several teams may pool their resources to create Group Content.

https://cces.gov.harvard.edu/

Politicians

Wikipedia Data on Political Elite

legislatoR is a data package for the software environment R. It comprises political, sociodemographic, and Wikipedia-related data on elected politicians across the globe. This version (0.1.0) includes 32,533 current and former elected politicians from nine countries’ legislatures.

https://github.com/saschagobel/legislatoR

Criminal Justice

Incarceration

County-level jail data (1970-2015) and prison data (1983-2015)

https://github.com/vera-institute/incarceration_trends

Police Shooting Data

The Washington Post is compiling a database of every fatal shooting in the United States by a police officer in the line of duty since Jan. 1, 2015.

https://github.com/washingtonpost/data-police-shootings

SIPRI Arms Transfers Database

  • United States Bomb Data Center (USBDC)
  • Listing of Federal Firearms Licensees
  • Firearms Commerce Report in the United States
  • Federal Firearms Licensee Statistics Theft / Loss Reports

https://www.sipri.org/databases/armstransfers/background

Economics

County Productivity per Real Worker

https://www.datawrapper.de/_/phhbs/

Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD)

https://hifld-geoplatform.opendata.arcgis.com/datasets/hospitals

SWB

World happiness report http://worldhappiness.report/ed/2018/

Transfer of Wealth

Federal Reserve

Survey of Household Economics and Decisionmaking

https://www.federalreserve.gov/consumerscommunities/shed_data.htm

Opioids Washington Post

https://t.co/iYG6rGaRLd

FBI Gun Death



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