Odum Institute for Research in Social Science (IRSS) (ICPSR 126)

Principal Investigator(s): University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill


Housed at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, the Howard W. Odum Institute for Research in Social Science maintains the country's third-largest archive of computer-readable social science data. Its holdings include national and international economic, electoral, demographic, financial, health, and public opinion data. Odum Institute maintains a Web-based, searchable catalog of the studies and series in its data holdings.

Access Notes

Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    attitudes, census data, demographic statistics, economic behavior, fertility, finance, health, health attitudes, historical data, opinion polls, political attitudes, states (USA), statistical data, voting behavior, world population

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation