Data are individual pieces of factual information used for the purpose of analysis. It is the raw information from which statistics are created. Statistics are the results of data analysis.
This research guide will link to several excellent locations you can use to build a data sets or collect needed statistics.
Both videos are courtesy of University of Michigan
The U.S. Census Bureau is always collecting data. It collects data on people and the economy. There are primarily three collection points.
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