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Finding Statistical Sources: United States Statistics

A guide to statistical resources, at the SLC and on the Web.


Statistics by Subject

Click on any of the following subject areas to navigate to a list of statistics web resources for that subject. These subject areas can help you get started, but remember that there is a huge amount of material available on the web and at the SLC. Feel free to ask a librarian if you need help getting started with your search.

US Government Statistics

Crime Statistics

Economic, Labor, and Business Statistics

Health Statistics

Environmental and Agriculture Statistics

Education Statistics

Social Issue Statistics (including gender, population, civil rights, etc.)

U.S. Government Statistics

Tip -- Most government agencies publish statistics, and most of these statistics are available online.  If you are looking for reputable statistics on a range of topics, official governmental agencies are a good place to start.

Education Statistics

Social Issue Statistics