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Cities in the 21st Century - Oakland Campus: Web Links

This guide is designed to help URBAN STUDIES and GSPIA students find resources on cities and metropolitan areas.

International Data

These are selected sources for international data.

Statistical Web Sources

Most city data has to come from offical government websites of the city or country, or from statistical abstracts and handbooks of the individual country. Most international organizations and databases generally provide only country level data. A few good web sites for reliable links to statistical sources include the sites on this page.  City Population is a good starting point for your research, but is limited to population data.

Non-Statistical Web Sources

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