about people and society

Centerdata is an independent non-profit research institute, located on the campus of Tilburg University (TiU). Answering research questions in the area of people and society has been our mission since 1996.

In which field can we contribute?

We collect, analyze and disseminate reliable data for the academic community, government and private sector to support and contribute to scientific, social and policy-relevant research. We will be happy to advise you.

What makes Centerdata the ideal partner?

Making an important contribution to the solution of challenging problems in our society. We are committed to that!

Our values


Share knowledge

Centerdata is an inspiring, flexible and service-oriented organization that works transparently, shares knowledge, and seeks to collaborate with other third parties.


Your partner of choice

We aim to be your partner of choice in the national and international field of science and government for innovative data collection, information systems for research data and applied socio-economic policy research.


Satisfy our clients’ needs

Our goal is to provide high quality, practical solutions and to satisfy our clients’ needs.