Increases the ability of the public to easily find, download, and use datasets that are generated and held by the Federal Government. Data.gov provides descriptions of the Federal datasets (metadata), information about how to access the datasets, and tools that leverage government datasets. The data catalogs will continue to grow as datasets are added. This is not a searchabled database. This site allows users to download entire datasets that were created by federal agencies for research. It is not recommended as a tool for locating basic numbers or statistical tables.