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The Data Observatory is a collection of data sources with varying licenses and terms of use. We have endeavored to find you data that will work for the broadest set of use-cases. The following third-party data sources are used in the Data Observatory, and we have included the links to the terms governing their use.

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Name Terms link
ACS https://www.usa.gov/government-works
Australian Bureau of Statistics DataPacks https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/au/
Bureau of Labor Statistics Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) https://www.usa.gov/government-works
Censo Demográfico of the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE) Statistics are provided by the federal Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), many of which are reproduced from another source. Some series are regularly updated, others are not. Licensing information is similar to CC-BY, allowing copying and reuse, but requiring attribution.

http://www.ipeadata.gov.br/iframe_direitouso.aspx
Consumer Data Research Centre http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/2/
El Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE) The National Statistics Institute (INE) of Spain includes data from multiple sources. If you are re-using their data, they explicitly require that you reference them accordingly

http://www.ine.es/ss/Satellite?L=0&c=Page&cid=1254735849170&p=1254735849170&pagename=Ayuda%2FINELayout
EuroGraphics EuroGlobalMap http://www.eurogeographics.org/content/eurogeographics-euroglobalmap-opendata

This product includes Intellectual Property from European National Mapping and Cadastral Authorities and is licensed on behalf of these by EuroGeographics. Original product is available for free at www.eurogeographics.org. Terms of the license available at http://www.eurogeographics.org/form/topographic-data-eurogeographics
GeoNames http://www.geonames.org/
GeoPlanet https://developer.yahoo.com/geo/geoplanet/
Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía The National Statistics and Geography Institute (INEGI) of Mexico requires credit be given to INEGI as an author

http://www.inegi.org.mx/terminos/terminos_info.aspx
National Center for Geographic Information (CNIG) https://www.cnig.es/propiedadIntelectual.do
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) http://www.insee.fr/en/service/default.asp?page=rediffusion/copyright.htm
Natural Earth http://www.naturalearthdata.com/about/terms-of-use/
Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency https://www.nisra.gov.uk/statistics/terms-and-conditions
Office for National Statistics (ONS) http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/2/
Quattroshapes https://github.com/foursquare/quattroshapes/blob/master/LICENSE.md
Scotland’s Census Data Warehouse by National Records of Scotland https://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/copyright-and-disclaimer
Spielman & Singleton https://www.openicpsr.org/openicpsr/project/100235/version/V5/view
Statistics Canada Census of Population 2011 http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/reference/licence
Statistics Canada National Household Survey 2011 http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/reference/licence
TIGER https://www.usa.gov/government-works
Who’s on First http://whosonfirst.mapzen.com#License
Zetashapes http://zetashapes.com/license
Zillow Home Value Index This data is “Aggregate Data”, per the Zillow Terms of Use

http://www.zillow.com/corp/Terms.htm