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China Data Online – Trial ends 17 June 2015

China Data Online includes China Statistical Databases, China Census Databases, and China Spatial Data Service (China Geo-Explorer). It provides easy access to the various statistical yearbooks published by the National Bureau of Statistics of China, comprehensive statistics, and Census data of economy and population at national, provincial, city, county, and even township levels.

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Database of the Week: Statista

StatistaEach week we will highlight one of the many databases we have here at the Pomerantz Business Library.

The database: Statista

“All of Statista’s charts are made available under the Creative Commons License CC BY-ND 3.0 and may be used and re-published without charge by all commercial and non-commercial websites. The only thing asked for in return is proper attribution to Statista.”

Where to find it: You can find it here, and under S in the databases A-Z list.

Use it to find:Statista MBA-rankings-used-worldwide-by-applicants-when-selecting-a-program-2012

  •    Statistics
    • Includes data on: companies, countries, products, demographics, advertising, etc.
  • Industry reports
    • A variety of industries, including popular categories such as: Sports & Recreation, Consumer Goods and FMCG, Media & Advertising, Technology & Telecommunications, and Internet
  • Dossiers
    • On about 1000 popular topics. Provided in PowerPoint format
  • Infographics – news Infographics released daily

Infographic: Food Retail in the United States | Statista

Tips for searching:

  • Use the search box to do a keyword search
  • Within a search use the left sidebar to limit your search to Statistics, Studies, Dossiers & Industry-Reports, Topics, or Infographics
  • Statista is really fun to browse as it is so visual
  • Mouse over the drop down menus “Our Services”, “Markets & Topics”, and “Infographics” to further explore this database.

Want help using Statista? Contact the Business Librarians, Willow or Kim, and set up an appointment.

Infographic: The Internet's Most Popular Cats | Statista