History

Growth of ICPSR

Year Revenues Member Institutions Staff
1962-63$64,30025--
1967-68$606,40312764
1972-73$900,30014846
1977-78$1,398,67622462
1982-83$2,044,06127062
1987-88$2,561,49732555
1992-93$4,319,21737880
1997-98$5,758,02336991
2002-03$9,883,979373112
2007-08 $16,265,086 657 106
2009-10 $19,148,425 700 118
2012-13 $18,826,424 740 115
2013-14 $18,214,116 750 108
2014-15 $17,165,381 759 110
2014-15 $17,165,381 759 110
2015-16 $18,220,374 765 108
2016-17 $18,837,261 759 106

Establishment of Special Topic Archives

Year Archive Established
1962 Survey Data Archive
1966 Historical Archive
1968 International Relations Archive
1976 National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging (NACDA)
1978 National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD)
1995 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive(SAMHDA)
1996 International Archive of Education Data (IAED)
1998 Health and Medical Care Archive (HMCA)
2003 Child Care and Early Education Research Connections (CCEERC)
2004 Data Sharing for Demographic Research (DSDR)
2005 Project on Human Development in Chicago Neighborhoods (PHDCN)
2006 Resource Center for Minority Data (RCMD)
2007 Pre-Kindergarten through Third Grade Archive (PreK-3rd)
2007 International Data Resource Center (IDRC)
2007 Terrorism Preparedness Data Resource Center (TPDRC)
2008 Integrated Fertility Survey Series (IFSS)
2009 National Addiction & HIV/AIDS Digital Archive Program (NAHDAP)
2009 NCAA Student-Athlete Experiences Data Archive
2009 China Multi-Generational Panel Dataset – Liaoning
2009 Teaching With Data
2010 The Center for Population Research in LGBT Health's Population Research in Sexual Minority Health (PRISM) Data Archive
2012 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Multiple Chronic Conditions (AHRQ MCC) Research Network
2012 Education Research Data Sharing Initiative (AERA-ICPSR partnership)
2012 Measures of Effective Teaching Longitudinal Database (MET LDB)
2013 Seek, Test, Treat, & Retain (STTR) Data Harmonization Initiative
2013 HIV Open Data Project
2014 Archive of Data on Disability to Enable Policy and research (ADDEP)
2015 National Archive of Data on Arts & Culture (NADAC)
2016 Civic Learning, Engagement, & Action Data Sharing (CivicLEADS)
2016 Open Data Flint
2017 DataLumos
2018 US Census Data Repository

Size of ICPSR's Holdings

as of April 2019

On-Demand* Total Members Public
Studies 8421 5299 3122
Datasets 70,749 31,765 38,984
Files 217,824 90,946 126,878
ASCII data files 40,325 23,679 16,646
SAS setup and transport files 40,212 15,826 24,386
SPSS setup, portable, and system files 31,752 13,317 18,435
Stata setup, system, and dictionary files 46,127 17,131 28,996
Documentation files (public, by definition) 21,759   21,759
*On-Demand: every file in each of these studies is downloadable
Restricted** Total Members Public
Studies 1719 125 1594
Datasets 8382 495 7887
Files 69,324 5225 64,099
ASCII data files 6194 470 5724
SAS setup and transport files 14,036 1101 12,935
SPSS setup, portable, and system files 10,492 890 9602
Stata setup, system, and dictionary files 17,067 1261 15,806
Documentation files (public, by definition) 14,241   14,241
**Restricted: each study has at least one file that is not downloadable