Please consult various APA 7 resource guides to help build your citations or check your citations.
If you use resources like Simmons OneView, Data Planet or the Complete Economic and Demographic Data Source (CEDDS), you will need to know how to cite data sets. Below is an example, and more information can be found at the APA Style Blog.
Bureau of Transportation Statistics. (2017). Airline arrivals on-time (%) from the airline performance - arrivals database - U.S. 11/01/2014 - 04/30/2017 [Data set]. Retrieved from Data-Planet Statistical Datasets database. https://doi.org/10.6068/DP15D36F123E454
Elements: Author’s Last name, Author’s First and Middle initials, & Last names and initials of other authors, if any. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal italicized, volume number italicized(Issue number), Page numbers. URL or DOI link
Zhang, X., & Bartol, K. M. (2010). Linking empowering leadership and employee creativity: The influence of psychological empowerment, intrinsic motivation, and creative process engagement. Academy of Management Journal, 53(1), 107-128. https://doi.org/10.5465/AMJ.2010.48037118
Trade Publication or Magazine Article:
Elements: Author’s Last name, Author’s First and Middle initials, & Last names and initials of other authors, if any. (Year, Month and Day of publication, if available). Title of article. Title of Magazine italicized, Volume number italicized(Issue number, if available). URL or DOI link
Dallemule, L., & Davenport, T. H. (2017). What's your data strategy? Harvard Business Review, 95(3), 112-121. https://hbr.org/2017/05/whats-your-data-strategy
Elements: Author’s Last name, Author’s First and Middle initials, & Last names and initials of other authors, if any. (Year, Month and Day of publication). Title of article. Title of Newspaper italicized. URL for article
Isaac, M., & Seshagiri, A. (2017, June 22). How Uber's brash approach backfired. The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/06/14/technology/uber-travis-kalanick-executives.html
**For more detail on when to use a DOI and when to use a URL, see this APA Style Blog flowchart.
Kantar Media. (n.d.). Internet display: Peloton exercise equipment/Peloton Tread: treadmill [Peloton digital advertising spend for April 2020] [Data set]. Ad$pender Online. Retrieved June 15, 2020, from http://products.kantarmediana.com/security/default.aspx
Advertising Rebooks. (2018). FedEx Corporation - Annual measured U.S. media spend. Retrieved January 3, 2018 from Advertising Redbooks database.
BMI Reseach. (2017, September). Worldwide pharmaceutical market factbook. Retrieved from BMI Research database.
BMI Research. (2017). Power key project database - hydropower in Africa [Data set]. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from BMI Research database.*
*The date of access for the data set is included in the citation because the Power Key Project Database content changes over time as projects are started and completed.
Dun & Bradstreet. (2018). Ford Motor Company - Executive details. Retrieved January 23, 2018 from the D&B Million Dollar Database.
Administrative Office of the U.S. Court. (2017). Business bankruptcies from the bankruptcy database - State - California 2001-2017 [Data set]. Retrieved from Data-Planet Statistical Datasets. https://doi.org/10.6068/DP1612369D2B467
The Economist Intelligence Unit. (2017). Country report: Lithuania. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from EUI Country Reports database.
The Economist Intelligence Unit. (2014, May). Country commerce: Malaysia. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from EUI Country Commerce database.
Kantar Media. (2016, October). Digital activities in Peru, 2016. Retrieved from eMarketer database.
Williamson, D. A. (2017, January). Measuring influencer marketing: a guide for marketers. Retrieved from eMarketer database.
eMarketer. (2017, August). US Snapchat ad revenue and users, 2011-2021. Retrieved from eMarketer database.
Homma, A. (2020, February 24). Apparel and footwear in the US [Country report]. Passport. https://go.euromonitor.com/passport.html
Euromonitor. (n.d.). Apparel and footwear USA [Market sizes]. Passport. Retrieved May 20, 2020, from https://go.euromonitor.com/passport.html
Euromonitor. (2018, February 8). Population change as a megatrend driver [Briefing]. Passport. https://go.euromonitor.com/passport.html
Euromonitor. (n.d.) Apparel and footwear dashboard: Store-based retailing [Chart]. Passport. Retrieved June 4, 2020, from https://go.euromonitor.com/passport.html
First Research. (2018, January 15). Industry profile - Hospitals - Critical issues. Retrieved from First Research database.
First Research. (2018). Industry prospector - Human resource metrics - Employment wages. Retrieved January 15, 2018 from First Research database.
Willemsen, B. (2017, July 20). Hype cycle for privacy. Retrieved from Gartner Research Portal.
Mohan, S. (2017, August 17). Data governance in the time of big data architectures [Webinar]. Retrieved from Gartner Research Portal.
Hoover’s, Inc. (n.d.). Berkshire Hathaway – Competition – Competitive landscape. Retrieved June 21, 2017 from Hoover’s database.
Diment, D. (2019, December). Corporate wellness services (OD4621) [U.S. specialized industry report] . IBISWorld. https://www.ibisworld.com/
International Monetary Fund. (2017). Consumer Price Index - Cross-country indexes, year-over-year change [Data set]. Retrieved October 21, 2017 from the IMF eLibrary.
Dun & Bradstreet. (2018). Reports - Industry - Motion pictures. Retrieved January 7, 2018 from Key Business Ratios database.
Dun & Bradstreet. (2016). Ratios - Industry - Profitability. Retrieved March 13, 2016 from Key Business Ratios database.
Waxman, H. (2017, July). Meal kit delivery services in the U.S., 2nd edition. Retrieved from MarketResearch.com Academic database.
MarketLine. (2019). Renewable energy in Mexico [Industry profile]. https://www.marketline.com
MarketLine. (2019). Immunology influencer network: Influencer analytics 2/27/2020 - 5/27/2020. https://www.marketline.com
MarketLine. (2020). Air freight in Australia [Industry profile]. Business Source Complete. https://www.ebsco.com/products/research-databases/business-source-complete
You may need to use a search engine to find the URL for a particular report.
Reports, articles, etc:
Failla, J. (2020, April). Quick service restaurants - US. Mintel. https://reports.mintel.com/display/986928/#
Market Sizes content:
Mintel. (n.d.). Shampoo & conditioners: Retail market segmentation by values. Retrieved May 28, 2020, from https://marketsizes.mintel.com/
MSCI ESG Research LLC. (2017, July 26). GlaxoSmithKline ESG ratings report. Retrieved from MSCI ESG Direct database.
MSCI ESG Research LLC. (2017, March). Beverage industry report. Retrieved from MSCI ESG Direct database.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). (2018). Russian Federation. Main Economic Indicators, 2018(1). Retrieved from OECD iLibrary. http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/mei-v2018-1-en
International Energy Agency (IEA). (2012). Understanding energy challenges in India: policies, players and issues. Retrieved from OECD iLibrary. http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/9789264247444-en
S&P Capital IQ. (2016, October 14). Ford Motor – Company estimates & opinions. Retrieved from NetAdvantage database.
Snyder, K. (2017, February). Health care providers & services – Industry survey. Retrieved from NetAdvantage database.
Since the title of the dataset is not very descriptive of your particular data retrieved, include a description of the variables you used so that somebody else could figure out what you did.
MRI-Simmons. (2017). Spring 2017 NHCS adult study 12 month [Cell phones / smartphones brands owned by consumer demographics - age, gender, household income] [Data set]. https://insights-mrisimmons-com.proxyau.wrlc.org/essentials/crosstab
MRI-Simmons. (2017). Spring 2017 NHCS adult study 6 month [Computer software types owned by age] [Data set]. https://insights-mrisimmons-com.proxyau.wrlc.org/essentials/crosstab
SimplyAnalytics (2017). Map with 2016 Consumer Expenditure Data. Retrieved February 7th, 2017, from SimplyAnalytics database.
Look under the Source section for “Survey by” -- that is the author
Daniel Research Group. (2019, September). Unit shipments of mobile personal computers (PCs) and laptops in the United States, from 2013 to 2023 (in millions) [Chart]. Statista. https://www.statista.com/
Anything without a named author:
Statista. (2020, May). Laptops & tablets [Consumer market outlook]. https://www.statista.com/
Armstrong, M. (2020, June 4). UK government approval on the slide [Infographic]. Statista. https://www.statista.com/
Kantar Media. (n.d). Car and Driver [Publication Profile]. Retrieved June 7, 2015, from SRDS Media Planning database.
Claritas. (2017). Pop-Fact Demographics Report: All Nielsen Designated Market Areas (DMA). Retrieved November 13, 2017, from Claritas Segmentation & Market Solutions database.