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Week 10 Toolkit: Finding and Playing with Data

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DataBasic.io. Canva Infographic Templates. Infographics by Canva Imagine having to present a dizzying number of facts and figures or explaining a historical timeline. If you present information as a big block of text, how many people do you think would take time to read it? We’re living in a visual world that demands a creative way of delivering facts — and an infographic is exactly what you need.

These designs have become popular because not only are they attention-grabbing, they also get the information your readers need to know across effectively. Having to make one from scratch however is not an enviable task. With over a million free and premium elements to choose from including expertly-shot stock images, vectors, illustrations, icons and charts, it’s easy to customize any design.

Piktochart. Easel.ly | create and share visual ideas online. Visme. Create Infographics, Charts and Maps | Infogr.am. Venngage. Wolfram|Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine.

Wolfram|Alpha for Educators. Google Ngram Viewer. Dataset Search. City-Data.com - Stats about all US cities - real estate, relocation info, crime, house prices, cost of living, races, home value estimator, recent sales, income, photos, schools, maps, weather, neighborhoods, and more.

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics. Data & Statistics | CDC. Digest of Education Statistics-Digest of Education Statistics - Home. Research & Statistics - ED.gov. Open Data | openNASA. NYC Open Data - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. USGS TNM 2.0 Viewer. Population Pyramids of the World from 1950 to 2100 - PopulationPyramid.net. Data | The World Bank. International Programs - Information Gateway. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 1. What is the International Data Base? The International Data Base (IDB) offers a variety of demographic indicators for countries and areas of the world with a population of 5,000 or more. World and Region demographic indicators in the IDB, including population totals, exclude the populations of countries and areas with fewer than 5,000 people. The IDB has provided access to demographic data for over 25 years to governments, academics, other organizations, and the public. 2.

The IDB provides many types of demographic data, including: · Estimates and projections of: Birth, death, and growth rates, migration rates, infant mortality, and life expectancy Fertility rates Total population and population by age and sex 3. The following ZIP file contains the complete data set which has currently been released and is used by the International Data Base tool. 4. 5. The following reports cover fertility, mortality, and migration: 6. (play button). 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. Interactive Mapping & Visualization Software.

National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection (NAGDC) The World Factbook. The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us. Contact Information Submit questions or comments online By postal mail: Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, D.C. 20505 By phone:(703) 482-0623Open during normal business hours.

By fax:(571) 204-3800(please include a phone number where we may call you) Contact the Office of Inspector General Contact the Employment Verification Office Before contacting us: Please check our site map, search feature, or our site navigation on the left to locate the information you seek. DataFinder | U.S. and World Data by The Population Reference Bureau. Gapminder: Unveiling the beauty of statistics for a fact based world view.

NationMaster (compare country data) UNdata. Google Public Data Explorer. American FactFinder. Chart Gallery  |  Charts  |  Google Developers.