Finding datasets can be a bit tricky and it’s handy to have a few go-to places when you’re looking for something either for work, portfolio-building or just general interest.
Google dataset search
It’s the Google of datasets. Indexes lots of data from other repositories and research.
Data is Plural
This is a weekly newsletter highlighting interesting open datasets. You can sign up to the newsletter and browse old articles. The full datasets list is available this google sheet.
There’s a weekly R community challenge called TidyTuesday, and you can find all the available datasets in the github repo.
A very popular collection of datasets used for machine learning exercises but useful for analysis too.
The official open data repo of the USA.
The official open data repo of the European Union