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Finding Statistics

These links will take you to a few useful web sites for finding statistics.  Many more sites exist so please ask for the librarian at the Crumb Research Help Desk if you can't find what you need.

US Statistics

Statistical Abstracts of the United States a compendium of statistics on a wide variety of topics

American Fact Finder US Census Bureau site for locating population, housing, economic and geographic data

United States Census 2010

American Community Survey data collected annually by the US Census Bureau

State Rankings comparative state data from Statistical Abstracts

USA Counties both state and county level statistics from the US Census Bureau

Data and Statistics from

US Government Data Sets machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government

FedStats links to search page for statistics from over 100 federal government agencies

US Historical Statistics from Statistical Abstracts



Housing Topics (Census Bureau)

Labor and Economy

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Annual Survey of Manufactures

Consumer Expenditure Survey and Consumer Price Index


Poverty (Census Bureau)

International Statistics

UN Data

CIA World Factbook

Country Studies from the Library of Congress

Canadian Statistics from StatsCan


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