One Click and We’ll Give You Millions

While Data.gov lists its holdings at almost 400,000 datasets, the fact is, Data.gov is the link to millions of public datasets.

Many Federal agencies post their data collections on Data.gov as single entities. In addition, Data.gov is host to tools, widgets and gadgets that each accesses thousands of datasets.

These collections run the gamut of topics. For example:

Data.gov is not about the numbers but the quality of our holdings. Still, it’s important to realize that a vast storehouse of data can be found behind just one little click.

Sally Ruth Bourrie of Phase One Consulting Group supports Outreach and Communications at Data.gov.

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