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Data, Datasets, and Statistics

Recommended resources and information on data, datasets, and statistics.



This page provides links to sources of data, datasets, and statistics devoted to education and made available through U.S. Government agencies, nonprofit entities, and international organizations. Links to other datasets and statistics can be found through the navigation tabs.




  • National Center for Education Statistics: The National Center for Education Statistics is the primary statistical agency of the U.S. Department of Education. It is one of thirteen principal federal statistical agencies whose activities are predominantly focused on the collection, compilation, processing, or analysis of information for statistical purposes.


  • Texas Higher Ed Data: Texas Higher Ed Data is a product of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the state’s agency for higher education. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board serves as a resource, partner, and advocate for Texas higher education, resulting in a globally competitive workforce that positions Texas as an international leader.


  • World Bank EdStats: World Bank EdStats (Education Statistics) portal is your comprehensive data and analysis source for key topics in education such as access, completion, learning, expenditures, policy, and equity. Data sources include administrative country data from UIS; international learning assessments (PISA, TIMSS, PIRLS, PIAAC, and EGRA) and three regional learning assessments (SACMEQ, PASEC, LLECE); World Bank databases, household surveys such as LSMS, DHS, MICS surveys.