Existing datasets can be valuable to your research.

Available research data can generally be broken into groups:

Statistics are presented in graphs, charts and tables.  Data are most often available in machine-readable files that require analysis with statistical software tools.

Recommended Resources

For data or statistics produced or collected by governments, organizations and commercial providers:


For data from research projects:


For statistics produced by academic and other researchers:


Or ask us or your UBC subject librarian. We will be happy to help!