Data And Analysis For Civic and Social Development

The San Diego Regional Data Library works with nonprofits, governments and journalists to answer data driven questions

Data Insights

Our Data Insights Service is a question and answer forum for data driven insights about San Diego area demographics, environment business and public safety issues. Ask a question for our analysts to solve, or contribute what you know with an answer.

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Visit the Knowledge Base for detailed analysis of social issues, with downloadable Jupyter notebooks.

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Sharing Jupyter Notebooks with Google Colab

Google Colab offers hosted Jupyter notebooks that are integrated with Google Drive and Github. The customized Jupyter Notebook application has some nice features, and a few quirks, but has one feature that I've wanted for years: comments. This version of Jupyter...

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Big Data Hackathon Workshop

For this workshop, you will need to install: QGIS. Also, install OpenLayers Tableau Review of Data Sources Data Lists for the Hackathon Census Reporter Healthy Places Index Sangis Planning Database Major Concepts Census, Tracts and Zip Codes Joins: Attribute and...

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San Diego Smart Streetlamp Training

I'm in training this afternoon for using the API for San Diego's CityIQ Smart street lamps.  These street lamps have cameras and computers that can detect and report: Parking, cars moving into and out of a parking space Count and speed of cars in street Pedestrian...

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Insights: Questions and Answers

What Land In San Diego County is Publicly Owned?
ResolvedQA Admin answered 8 months ago • 
313 views1 answers0 votes
How much money does surfing contribute to the coastal San Diego economy?
Closederic answered 4 months ago • 
220 views1 answers0 votes
Marijuana in San Diego
OpenBrandon Burnette asked 5 months ago • 
199 views0 answers0 votes
Who Gets Stopped By San Diego Police?
Resolvedmac0428 answered 6 months ago • 
427 views2 answers2 votes
What San Diego neighborhood has the highest percentage of pet registrations?
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
237 views1 answers0 votes
Minority populations and the 2016 presidential election
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
214 views1 answers0 votes
College Student Voter Registration
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
198 views1 answers0 votes
What neighborhoods have the worst drainage systems for rainfall?
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
208 views1 answers0 votes
Art Commerce in San Diego
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
206 views1 answers0 votes
San Diego: Natural Area Access
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
250 views1 answers1 votes
Car Accidents in San Diego
ResolvedLauren J. Mapp asked 6 months ago • 
264 views1 answers0 votes
Plastic Straws on San Diego beaches
Resolvederic answered 6 months ago • 
199 views1 answers0 votes