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More than 1,000,000 statistics on 80,000 topics from around 18,000 sources.

  • Statistics: Over 1,000,000 statistics from four different databases: German, English, French and Spanish
  • Forecasts & surveys: 5-year forecasts on hot topics and exclusive surveys among consumers and experts
  • Infographics: Easy and appealing visualization of topical events
  • Topics: Over 80,000 topics are the ideal starting point for your research
  • Studies & reports: Studies database containing over 32,000 external studies
  • Digital Market Outlook: Detailed analyses and in-depth evaluations for various digital markets
  • Consumer Market Outlook: Detailed analyses and in-depth evaluations for the consumer goods sector
  • Companies: Company database for over 5,000 companies
  • Publication Finder: Publication database containing over 1 million studies, reports and other documents in German or English

  • Visually explore demographic data
    • 220 years of demographic data, 25,000 maps, hundreds of profile reports, 40 billion data elements and 335,000 variables.
  • Tell a story with data
    • Use the interactive tools to easily create and share maps, presentations and tables, or compare and analyze data and discover amazing facts. 
  • Advanced exploration tools
    • Access current and historical demographic data, create reports and download data in convenient formats quickly and easily.

What content is available on Social Explorer?

  • The US Decennial Census (1790 to 2010) and the American Community Survey (2005 to 2018).
  • Specialized U.S. data resources include the House Price Index (1994 to 2018), Low Income Housing Tax Credit (1987 to 2019), the FBI Uniformed Crime Report (2010 to 2018), Religious Congregations and Membership Study (1980 to 2010), and County Health Rankings and Roadmaps Program data (2010 to 2016).
  • International data resources include the United Kingdom Census (2011), Canadian Census (2011), Eurostat (1990, 2000, 2010 to 2014), and World Development Indicators (annually since 2013).

  • 65+ billion data points
  • 550+ source databases
  • 90+ data providers
  • 16 major subject categories

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General Data - Databases

General Data - U.S.

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General Data - International

Macro-level Data Available Online


Micro-level Data Available Online


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