BlockPy Datasets

CORGIS: The Collection of Really Great, Interesting, Situated Datasets

By Austin Cory Bart, Ryan Whitcomb, Jason Riddle, Omar Saleem, Dr. Eli Tilevich, Dr. Clifford A. Shaffer, Dr. Dennis Kafura



Aids

Aids

Records of AIDS related statistics from several countries. View

aids, death, disease, hiv, orphans, health, countries,...
Airlines

Airlines

Information about flight delays in major aiports since 2003. View

airplane, airports, travel, plane, air, flights, delays,...
Billionaires

Billionaires

Information about over 2000 billionaires from around the world. View

money, rich, wealthy, people, person, billionaire
Broadway

Broadway

This library holds data about Broadway shows, such as tickets sold. View

broadway, musical, theatre, tickets
Business Dynamics

Business Dynamics

The Business Dynamics Statistics (BDS) includes measures of establishment openings and closings, firm startups, job creation and destruction by firm size, age, and industrial sector, and several other statistics on business dynamics for the US. View

government, united states, us, usa, business, businesses,...
Cancer

Cancer

Cumulative cancer deaths for the period 2007-2013 are reported for each U.S. state. View

cancer, cancer deaths, medical, health
Cars

Cars

This is a dataset about cars and how much fuel they use. View

cars, vehicles, fuel
Classics

Classics

Records and computed statistics about the top 1000 books on Project Gutenberg. View

classics, books, texts, text, book, classic, english,...
Construction Permits

Construction Permits

This dataset provides data on the number and valuation of new housing units authorized by building permits. View

construction, permits, us, united states, america,...
Construction Spending

Construction Spending

Estimates of the total dollar value of construction work done in the U.S. View

construction, spending, us, united states, america,...
County Demographics

County Demographics

Demographic information for counties in the United States. View

demographics, population, age, ethnicity, race, language,...
Drugs

Drugs

This dataset is about substance abuse (cigarettes, marijuana, cocaine, alcohol) among different age groups and states. View

drugs, substances, drug usage
Earthquakes

Earthquakes

Records from different earthquake occurences across the world. View

earthquakes, nature, disaster, magnitude, richter scale,...
Election

Election

A breakdown of how each county voted in the 2016 Presidential primaries. View

politics, election, votes, counties, candidate
Emissions

Emissions

The Emissions Database for Atmospheric Research (EDGAR) supported by the European Union shows green house gas emissons by country. This data set contains data from 1970 through 2012. View

hospitals, health care, medical, hospital costs, hospital quality
Energy

Energy

United States Government reports on consumption, production, import, and export of various fuel sources. View

energy, renewable, united states, us, nuclear, fossil fuels, power
Finance

Finance

The Annual Survey of State Government Finances provides a comprehensive summary of the annual survey findings for state governments, as well as data for individual states. View

finance, government, expenditure, charges, money, united states, us
Food

Food

Statistics for various food items View

food, vitamins, minerals, health, nutrition
Food Access

Food Access

Data about counties ability to access supermarkets, supercenters, grocery stores, or other sources of healthy and affordable food. View

counties, states, food, access, availability, supermarket,...
Global Development

Global Development

Reports of country's development over time View

world, countries, development, health, population, urban,...
Graduates

Graduates

This library holds data about employment of new graduates by major. View

graduation, grads, majors, education, college, university,...
Health

Health

This library holds data about reports of diseases in America. View

health, diseases, infection
Hospitals

Hospitals

To help consumers make informed decisions about health care, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) collects data about the cost and quality of care at over 4,000 Medicare-qualified hospitals. View

hospitals, health care, medical, hospital costs, hospital quality
Hospitals

Hospitals

To help consumers make informed decisions about health care, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) collects data about the cost and quality of care at over 4,000 Medicare-qualified hospitals. View

hospitals, health care, medical, hospital costs, hospital quality
Hydropower

Hydropower

Records about dams in the United States such as location, dimensions, and project information View

hydropower, dams, lakes, rivers, waterways, irrigation,...
Injuries

Injuries

A sampling of work-related injury and illness data from the US. View

osha, united states, us, usa, government, health, safety,...
Labor

Labor

Employment status of the civilian population by race, sex, and age. View

labor, race, age, sex, gender, america, usa, census,...
Medal Of Honor

Medal Of Honor

This dataset has records for the awarding of the United States Medal of Honor, one of the military's highest honors. View

us, usa, united states, military, combat, government, army,...
Music

Music

The Music library is a compilation of over one million contemporary songs and information about their audio features and metadata. View

music, songs, artists, creativity, media
Opioids

Opioids

The data set shows the number and rates of deaths due to opioid overdose. View

opioids, drug deaths, heroin, cocaine, drug overdose
Police Shootings

Police Shootings

The Washington Post is compiling a database of every fatal shooting in the United States by a police officer in the line of duty since Jan. 1, 2015 by culling local news reports, law enforcement websites and social media and by monitoring independent databases. The Post conducted additional reporting in many cases. View

violence, crime, violent, police, shootings, race, location, time
Publishers

Publishers

E-book sales on Amazon, including daily and total earnings for 54,000 titles. View

publishers, amazon, books, sales, genres, literature, english
Real Estate

Real Estate

Real estate information in the United States, including inventory, building, and customer data. View

real, estate, buildings, government, building
Retail Services

Retail Services

Monthly sales, inventories, and inventory/sales ratios for retail trade and food services. View

retail, services, government, united states, usa, us, trade,...
School Scores

School Scores

SAT scores for students across the United States, organized by year and state. View

school, education, K-12, kindergarten, learning, teaching, sat
Skyscrapers

Skyscrapers

Information about tall buildings constructed all over the world. View

buildings, construction, building, skyscrapers,...
Slavery

Slavery

This dataset has financial records of New Orleans slave sales, 1856-1861. There are almost 16,000 sales recorded in this dataset. View

slavery, slave, slaves, buyer, seller, origin, history, economics
State Crime

State Crime

Records about the crime rates and totals for US states over time. View

crime, burglary, larceny, motor, property, violent, assault,...
State Demographics

State Demographics

Demographic information for the states in the United States. View

demographics, population, age, ethnicity, race, language,...
State Fragility

State Fragility

The State Fragility Index scores for countries around the world from 1995 to 2014 View

world, countries, security, politics, economy, society,...
Suicide Attacks

Suicide Attacks

This dataset has about suicide attacks all over the world for the past three decades. View

global, attack, damage, kill, hurt, destroy, pain,...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court

This dataset contains information about supreme court cases for the several decades. View

us, usa, united states, government, law, legal, court, case,...
Tate

Tate

This dataset is about the Tate art collection, with metadata about paintings, drawings, sculptures, and more. View

artwork, art, sculpture, tate
Video Games

Video Games

This library has data about video games, including their play time and sales. View

video games, games, publishers, console, gaming
Weather

Weather

Weekly weather records in 2016 across the U.S. View

weather, rain, snow, sleet, fog, temperature, wind, climate,...
Wind Turbines

Wind Turbines

This dataset provides locations and technical specifications of wind turbines in the United States, almost all of which are utility-scale. Utility-scale turbines are ones that generate power and feed it into the grid, supplying a utility with energy. They are usually much larger than turbines that would feed a homeowner or business. View

energy, wind, power, air, turbine, utility, location, time