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Numeric Data & Statistics: Microdata

Numeric Data and aggregate statistics resources available via the University of Lethbridge Library.

About Microdata

Microdata are composed of individual records consisting of a row of numbers (e.g., like the results of survey) that are extracted using statistical analysis programs such as SPSS or SDA.

SPSS Software on Campus

SPSS software (IBM SPSS Statistics 24) is installed on computer lab computers throughout campus. These computers are accessible during regular computer lab hours.

See also: How do I download data and import into SPSS using the SDS interface? [CHASS Data Centre]

Canadian Microdata Collections via Statistics Canada DLI (Data Liberation Initiative) [U. of L. Access; Open Licence]

NOTE: Since October 2018, public use microdata files (PUMFs) have been governed by the Statistics Canada Open Licence.

Canadian Microdata Collections via CHASS [Restricted License]

World Microdata [Restricted License]

World Microdata [Open Access Data]

Microdata Collections - Thematic [Restricted License]

You must either be on campus OR be using the Virtual Private Network (VPN) to download these files.

Microdata Collections - Thematic [Open Access Data]