This research guide shall provide suggestions about
Where to find statistical information and raw data,
How to evaluate what you find, and
How to use it in your writing.
To link to these pages use the links in this box or the tabs at the top of each page.
Data is raw information. Data or data sets are primary sources that are the result of research studies or surveys.
Here is an example of a data source - Data.Gov
Statistics are the collection, organization, interpretation, and analysis of data. Statistics are found in tables, graphs, and charts.
Here's an example of statistics - Health, United States, 2017
A very accurate pie chart!
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