DataViz Sources

Tired of looking up data visualization data set sources in various books I have and typing in the URL then not finding where I bookmarked it, I thought I’d compile some of them here. A work in progress.

Got a favorite data source you don’t see listed here? Drop a line in the comments section.

Government Data

Datasets for US States

US Government Agencies and Subagencies

Census Bureau


World and Health Data

Global Health Facts

UN Data

World Health Organization

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

World Bank

World Bank – Health, Nutrition and Population Data and Statistics

The Guardian Data Blog




Baseball Reference

Baseball Databank

Database Sports



Census Bureau TIGER (Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing) Maps & Data

Geo Commons

Open Street Map

Amazon Public Data Sets