Cleverness counts! Sell it! You want people to swipe right on this!
Distill your observations into a single dating profile using the provided template
Submit it for a chance to win an I Love Data t-shirt.
Drop off your dating profile to the Swem Library or McLeod Business Library circulation desk by Sunday, February 4th for a chance to win and have your dating profile featured on the W&M Libraries social media.
The following datasets are part of this contest. You can submit a dating profile for each one, or for the ones you like the most - the choice is yours!
Sage Data is a large repository of harmonized and structured data in which users can search, compare, visualize and analyze data all on one platform. It provides access to 550+ U.S and International databases through one central searchable platform. Datasets cover a wide range of topics, including: business, finance, banking, economics, sociology, political science, demography, agriculture, education, international studies, criminal justice, housing and construction, labor and employment, energy resources and industries, and more.
SimplyAnalytics is a web-based mapping, analytics and data visualization program providing over 75,000 data variables. Access includes data from the year 2000, 2010, Current Estimates, Five Year Projections, the American Community Survey, Decennial Census, County and ZIP Code Business Patterns Survey and the Consumer Expenditure Data (CEX) and the Claritas PRIZM data module.