Data-Planet Now at 35 Billion Data Points – and Growing!

Over the past year, the Data-Planet repository has grown from 25 to 35 billion data points from 4.9 billion public and licensed datasets. These numbers represent a phenomenal 40% growth in the number of statistics in Data-Planet.

Some of the datasets added over the past year include:

  • Penn World Table 9.0 (Groningen Growth and Development Centre)
  • Global Historical Climatology Network – Daily (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
  • American Community Survey, 5-year estimates (US Census Bureau)
  • Population Statistics (UN High Commissioner for Refugees)
  • Main Economic Indicators (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
  • World Economic Outlook (International Monetary Fund)

For a full listing of datasets added in the past year, click here. On this page, you’ll also find information on our coverage policy.

Suggestions on datasets to add to the Data-Planet repository are always welcome! Please contact us at

Bethesda, Maryland — August 18, 2016

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