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Added October 2011 American FactFinder (U.S. Census Bureau)
Bureau of Labor Statistics - Primary source of economic statistics on the internet.

County and City Databook – Census statistics arrange by counties, cities, and places.

Current Population Survey - Estimates obtained from the CPS include employment, unemployment, earnings, hours of work, and other indicators. They are available by a variety of demographic characteristics including age, sex, race, marital status, and educational attainment. They are also available by occupation, industry, and class of worker. Supplemental questions to produce estimates on a variety of topics including school enrollment, income, previous work experience, health, employee benefits, and work schedules are also often added to the regular CPS questionnaire.

Digest of Education Statistics – Digest of education statistics 

Fast Facts: Almanacs/Factbooks/Statistical Reports & Related Reference Tools

Fed Stats - The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies    

GeoHive: Global Statistics - Welcome to GeoHive, a site with geopolitical data, statistics on the human population, Earth and more. The main kind of data you can find here is population statistics of regions, countries, provinces and cities. Next to that there are some statistics on economic factors like wealth, infrastructure; statistics on natural phenomena; ....... and yet, even more. Rich in charts and outside links.

Historical Census Browser - Examine state and county topics for individual census years from to 1960. Covers General Population / Ethnicity / Race / Place of Birth / Education & Literacy / Agriculture / Economy / Manufacturing / Employment / Slave Population.

NACJD - National Archive of Criminal Justice Data - digest of education statistics 

State and County Quick Facts - Quick, easy access to facts about people, business, and geography.

Statistical Abstract of the United States -

Statistical Resources on the Web – Statistical resources on the web 

Added October 2011

United States Education Dashboard - Similar to the dashboard on a car, the United States Education Dashboard shows what the U.S. Department of Education considers to be important indicators of how the nation, and each state, is progressing on the outcomes necessary to achieve the national goal of once again having the highest proportion of college graduates in the world.

US Census Bureau - Census 2000, 1970, 1980, 1990, historical and normalized data. Demographics and mapping available. Exports easily into databases, SAS, SPSS, ArcView, MapInfo, etc

Added October 2011 UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS)
A source for internationally comparable statistics on education, science and technology, culture, and communication for more than 200 countries and territories.

United Nations Statistics Division - Compiles statistics from many international sources and produces global updates, including the Statistical Yearbook, World

WWW Virtual Library - Statistics – Features information on countries with statistical data 

Yahoo! - Data Collections
Yahoo! - Reference Statistics



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