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Global Studies Research @ Pitt: US Data

This guide is a starting point for research in the multidisciplinary field of global studies. It includes resources with transnational and international concerns and offers socioeconomic, political, cultural, health and environmental perspectives.

Us and International Data - Country Level

These are selected sources for international data as well as US country level data.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar is often helpful for finding articles on your city or country.  Some articles will contain statistical content. 

Google Scholar Search

United States Data

These are selected resources for national data.

City Information

Most city data (statistics) 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.  Encyclopedias like the Encyclopedia Britannica Online are useful for descriptions of cities and their statistics.

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