Data Planet simplifies the data research process for everyone by providing a single tool for users to access authoritative and timely datasets from across the globe.
Save users time and effort with 550+ source databases that have been standardized to quickly find, explore, visualize, compare, share, and export data. Relevant across all disciplines and subject areas, Data Planet can be applied in any context including independent research, teaching or instruction, and undergraduate course assignments.
Data Planet simplifies quantitative data research in a number of ways:
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Data Planet covers a broad range of subjects to support the unpredictable, specific needs of faculty, students, and researchers. This coverage is powered by billions of data points that are selected based on the authority and reliability of the source provider. All data undergo rigorous evaluation and standardization to make data more usable. Data are mapped to 37 fields of metadata to improve findability for all users so that they can focus their energies on applying data in their coursework and research instead of cleaning and harmonizing data.
All mapped to 37 fields of metadata plus searchable indicator titles and multiple filter criteria
Data Planet aims to make data available and usable to everyone. In 2021, our interface was purposefully redesigned (and won an APEX award for Most Improved Website!) to streamline user access to the detailed data they need in the format they need it. This includes special attention to ensuring the interface and its features are accessible to every user. Learn more about Data Planet’s accessibility features with our Accessibility Guide.
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Data Planet also offers eight premium modules, which are available as supplements to the Core collection. This collection of premium databases enables access to licensed business, consumer market, and industry datasets via a single platform with no direct cost to users:
Overall, Data Planet rates highly in comparison [to other data and analytics products], with its broad coverage of subjects, focus on time series data, provision of raw data that can be downloaded or viewed using the analytical tools, and the overall number of data sources available.
- Charleston Advisor