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DHS Data

DHS and its components provide access to statistical reports and machine readable data sets. These datasets are available in the DHS section of Data.gov and follow the guiding principles set in the DHS Digital Government strategy.

Below are links to some of the datasets indicated as high-value by user views.

My DHS Idea LIghtbulbOne of the main goals of DHS Open Data is to facilitate the release of DHS high-value datasets whenever possible. High-value datasets include data that: were previously not provided but increase accountability and responsiveness, increase public knowledge, further the core mission of DHS, create economic opportunity or respond to identified needs or demands. DHS will continue to make more datasets available as we follow our process for identifying and approving the release of high-value datasets. If you have ideas or suggestions for new datasets or datasets you have seen on one of the DHS web sites you can email your ideas to CDOD_HQ@hq.dhs.gov.

  • Annual Employee Survey (AES)

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    The AES is conducted to collect data on Department employees' response to workforce management, organizational accomplishments, agency goals, leadership, and communication.

  • Developer Community

    Developer Community

    DHS is providing an increasing number of datasets through APIs. To make development easier, we are planning on providing SDKs as they become available.

  • Digital Government Public Data Catalog

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    Download the DHS Digital Government Public Data Catalog: JSON | XLSX

  • Immigration Data and Statistics

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    Key datasets and resources published by the Office of Immigration Statistics.

  • Intellectual Property Rights Search

    Intellectual Property Rights Search

    The trade in counterfeit and pirated goods threatens America’s innovation economy, the competitiveness of our businesses, the livelihoods of U.S. workers, and, in some cases, national security and the health and safety of consumers.

  • Find Web Tools and Apps

    Find Web Tools and Apps

    You need to get things done and DHS is there to help you do just that. The DHS.gov website hosts a rich assortment of online applications to help you get it done online.

  • Find other FEMA Data and Reports

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    FEMA offers several ways for you to receive automatic updates on press releases, disaster declarations, their latest blog posts, and information from their partners.

  • Find Other USCIS Data and Reports

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    USCIS regularly publishes a variety of reports on the numbers of application receipts and other topics.

  • Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD)

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    Provides national foundation-level geospatial data within the open public domain that can be useful to support community preparedness, resiliency, research, and more.

  • Maritime Information Exchange

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    The Marine Information for Safety and Law Enforcement (MISLE) information system provides Coast Guard maritime information in searchable databases.

More Information

Contact Us: CDOD_HQ@hq.dhs.gov

Chief Data Officer: Mike Horton

Evaluation Officer: Michael Stough

Statistical Official: Marc Rosenblum

Senior Data Scientist: Simson L. Garfinkel

Last Updated: 05/18/2022
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