Data

The Finnish Social Science Data Archive archives and disseminates quantitative and qualitative research data in digital format. The FSD does not archive research reports or other publications related to archived datasets, nor can these be ordered via the archive.
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Data Catalogue

FSD's online data service Aila facilitates access to data. Registered users can download data online, according to the conditions set for each dataset. Browsing and searching data catalogue is possible even without registration.

» Data Service Portal Aila: Catalogue

Datasets grouped by type

  all quantitative qualitative
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Using and Downloading Data

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» Using data for teaching and study
» Data storage and disposal
» Citing data

The FSD no longer maintains study descriptions of documented data.

Searching data at FSD


Data archived at the FSD are mainly available for research, teaching and learning purposes. This service is free of charge.
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New data as RSS-feed


The FSD's metadata records are also available online as machine readable DDI 2.0 XML files (compatible with DDI 2.1).
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updated 2015-02-04