Resources by Topic: Demographics and Statistics
Frequently Used Sources
From the U.S. Census Bureau. Provides U.S.
population, housing, economic and geographic data.
Provides access to statistics produced
by U.S. government, major international and intergovernmental organizations,
professional and trade organizations, state government agencies, and
universities. Compare and manipulate tens of millions of statistical data
Statistical Ready Reference
Same data as the Data-Plant
Statistical Datasets, but designed for quick lookup. Link directly to
Data-Planet Statistical Datasets to compare and contrast multiple indicators.
From The Economist Intelligence Unit, provides
economic, political, and market developments for 195 countries as well as
analysis on the implications for business.
Abstracts of the United States
The authoritative and
comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic
organization of the United States.