Data Library: Business

Datasets covering employment outsourcing, workplace safety, home lending, and more.

  • Federal Contracts

    NICAR does not currently sell federal contracts data, but you can access the data in several different ways: 

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    The Federal Procurement Data System, maintained by the U.S. General Services Administration through a ...

  • HMDA

    Buying this product only gets you the most recent year of HMDA data, from 2013. For archived years back to 1992, please contact the data library. For years previous, please contact the library.

    The Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) requires all banks, savings and loans, savings banks and credit unions ...

  • IRS Exempt Organizations

    This database is a listing of all organizations granted tax exemption by the IRS. Because different entities are subject to different financial reporting requirements, some Asset and Income fields are complete while others are empty. The data includes the organization's name, address, contact person, total annual income, total assets, and ...

  • NAFTA Trade Adjustment Assistance

    The Trade Act programs, Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA), assist individuals who have become unemployed as a result of increased imports from, or shifts in, production to foreign countries. The TAA database includes records of petitions for assistance filed by workers, companies and unions. ...

  • SBA 7a Business Loans

    The SBA 7a business loans database contains information about loans guaranteed by the U.S. Small Business Administration under its main lending program, known as 7a. The data include loans approved by the SBA since 1990, when Congress created the agency to help entrepreneurs form or expand small enterprises.

    The SBA's ...

  • SBA 8a Business List

    NICAR has been unsuccessful in getting the SBA to release this database, although we may try again in the future. Contact us if you have information on this database or would like to help us try and get it. 

    (573) 884-7711 |

    The SBA 8(a) Business ...

  • SBA Disaster Loans

    Disaster loans from the Small Business Administration are the primary form of federal assistance for non-farm, private-sector disaster losses.
    For this reason, the disaster loans program is the only form of SBA assistance not limited to small businesses. Disaster loans from SBA help homeowners, renters, businesses ...

  • SEC Administrative Proceedings

    Administrative proceedings are cases before the Securities and Exchange Commission administrative judges, as opposed to criminal cases or civil cases filed in federal courts. The administrative judges can issue cease-and-desist orders, hand out civil penalties, and bar parties to associate with investment advisers, brokers or dealers. The database also tracks ...

  • Wage and Hour Enforcement

    The Wage and Hour Enforcement Database is from the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the Department of Labor. The WHD is responsible for the enforcement of several labor laws, including the Fair Labor Standards Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, and the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection ...