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United States Statistics   Tags: data, government, statistics, united_states  

Key statistical information covering United States sources.
Last Updated: Dec 4, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Barbara Mento, Data/GIS Librarian

Also of interest: International Statistics


    Quick Facts

    • CIA Central Intelligence Agency Fact Book
      Country overviews, basic economics data and sources.
    • OECD Factbook Statistics
      Quick links to tables of the most frequently requested data. 2005-
    • StateStats  Icon
      Data coverage of each state including health care, crime, education and more. Easy-to-use data from more than 80 different sources covering more than 15 years. When you find data you're interested in explore it using the mapping and graphing tools, compare it with other data sets, or export it to Excel.
    • Statesman's Year-Book N. Y.: St. Martin's Press.(O'Neill Reference JA51.S7)
      A statistical, political and economic account of countries. Historical available.
      Crime, Economy, Education, Energy, Environment, Health, Immigration, Industry, Labor, Language, Lifestyle, Media, Military, Mortality, Religion, Sports, Taxation and Transportation.
    • UNData
      Collection of international statistics, a total of 438 series and 274 countries.

    United States Government Open Access Policy

    In May, 2013 the President signed an Executive Order to make government-held data more accessible to the public and to entrepreneurs and others as fuel for innovation, economic growth, and government efficiency. Under the terms of the Executive Order and a new Open Data Policy all newly generated government data will be required to be made available in open, machine-readable formats, greatly enhancing their accessibility and usefulness, while ensuring privacy and security.


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