ORBIS Historical Data is a point-in-time snapshot of the ORBIS database. Financials are available from 1995 to December 2018. Ownership data is available from 2007 to December 2018.

The Data are available in structured sets of tab delimited TXT, or SQL table files; and are updated twice yearly.

Quick Info

  • ORBIS Historical Data is available to current Duke University students, faculty, and staff.
  • You will need software to analyze the data, e.g. SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, or an SQL platform.
  • The data file sets are large. TXT = 159GB compressed, SQL = 304GB compressed. You'll need at least 2TB of space available to work with uncompressed files.

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