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U.S. Government Information Resources

Links to a rich array of government information websites, databases, agencies & departments and core statistical and historical documents and data.
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Statistical Compendiums and Metasites


Statistical Abstract of the United States

The Statistical Abstract of the United States:The National Data Book, 2012

"Published since 1878,  "Stats Abs" has been the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States." A core reference work in all libraries,  Adams Library has the Statistical Abstract from 1919 to the present. Earlier editions, 1878-2011,  are also available online. The 2012 edition is slated to be the last. The Census Bureau is closing the Statistical Compendia Office due to budget constraints.

More Statistical Resources

Click on the link below for additional statistical resources on Economics, Health, and Demographics

The Familiar Statistic