Resources by Topic: Demographics and Statistics
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From the U.S. Census Bureau. Provides U.S. population, housing, economic and geographic data.
Provides access to over 15,000 indicators related to demographics, housing, health, crime, education, jobs from more than 150 authoritative public and proprietary sources.
From The Economist Intelligence Unit, provides economic, political, and market developments for 195 countries as well as analysis on the implications for business.
Contains extensive data including demographic, historic census, health, real estate, housing, employment, as well as marketing data from Mediamark Research (MRI), Simmons Research, Experian MOSAIC-consumer lifestyle segmentation and Nielsen PRIZM - demographics and consumer lifestyle data (over 70,000 variables). Users can create customized maps and reports; data is down to the census tract level. Click on "Sign in as a guest" to use database.
The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
Data from 1790 to the present. Covers social and economic conditions in the United States, comprised of data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations. Coverage: Subject areas include population, vital statistics, health, education, law, geography, government, labor, agriculture, and business/trade/finance. Time Span: Annual statistics from 1995 through 2002.