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Government Resources: Statistical Data

Statistical Data

General | Agriculture & Nutrition | Crime & Law Enforcement | Demographics | Economics | Education | Energy | Health & Social Conditions | Immigration | Labor | Transportation

General Sites (containing statistics on many topics)

  • American FactFinder (U.S. Census Bureau)
    Use this site to view, print, and download statistics about population, housing, industry, and business.
  • CenStats (U.S. Census Bureau)
    Selected Census Bureau databases are provided, including: Census Tract Street Locator, USA Counties, County Business Patterns, Detailed Occupation by Race, Hispanic Origin and Sex, Building Permits, and selected international trade data.
  • FedStats
    This site gathers access to statistics "of interest to the public" from more than 70 federal (U.S.) government agencies. It is possible to perform keyword searches for some of the agencies' statistics.
  • Statistical Abstract of the United States, current edition in print at 2nd-floor Reference Desk | Statistical Abstract of the United States, historical data 1878-2012--may be incomplete (U.S. Census Bureau)
    This publication is no longer published by the government. ProQuest, a private publisher, has continued to collect government data and publish it as the ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States. Andersen Library does not subscribe to it online, but other libraries might. The annual print volumes are available in Andersen Library, with the most recent at the 2nd-floor Reference Desk.
  • State and Metropolitan Area Data Book (U.S. Census Bureau)
  • Wisconsin Blue Book (WI Legislative Reference Bureau)
    Biennial editions, 1853-current, available online and print copies also available in Andersen Library with the most recent at the 2nd-floor Reference Desk. Check the table of contents to find the section "Statistical Information on Wisconsin."
  • WisStat(University of Wisconsin-Extension and WI Dept. of Administration)
    Create data tables for selected geographic areas in Wisconsin and selected topics, such as crime, health, housing, education, or population.
  • Statistical Resources...Foreign Government Data Sources (University of Michigan)
  • Canada:

Agriculture & Nutrition

Crime & Law Enforcement

Demographics

Economics

Education

Energy

Health & Social Conditions

Immigration

Labor

Transportation