Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Find the Data - Easily Discover and compare information

Searching the internet for statistical information is often difficult and tedious as you have to scroll though many websites before you find the data you need. Then you have to sort the information once you have found it. If it is information you need then a site called Find the Data is your answer. They have a cornucopia of relevant information and data that is accessible and easy to interpret. Their site has nine categories but the easiest way to find what you are looking for is to use their prominent search bar at the top of the page. If you have extra time you may want to dive deeper into the information held within each category because this site contains so much fascinating information. Another great feature to this site is the ability to easily compare the data sets you want. Find the Data is a great site for anyone looking for information on a topic. Students will find this site to be handy for research projects and teachers may want to utilize it in their lesson planning.

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