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The Institute for Statistics Education at Statistics.com is the leading provider of online education in statistics, and offers over 100 courses in introductory and advanced statistics.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Primary source of economic statistics on the internet.
World Bank Open Data Portal
Free / open access.
Covers a wide range of global and regional topics such as climate change; energy; agriculture; health; education; gender equality; trade; emerging markets; infrastructure, and policy.
County and City Databook, 2007
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.
(U.S. Census Bureau)
The vision for data.census.gov is to improve the customer experience by making data available from one centralized place so that data users spend less time searching for data and content, and more time using it.
State and County Quick Facts
Quick, easy access to facts about people, business, and geography.
US Census Bureau
Census 2010, 2000, 1970, 1980, 1990, historical and normalized data. Demographics and mapping available. Exports easily into databases, SAS, SPSS, ArcView, MapInfo, etc
Digest of Education Statistics
Digest of education statistics
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.
Polls and Surveys
Provides access to news stories and polling information gathered by the Gallup corporation typically dealing with politics, the economy, well-being, education, and workplace engagement
Pew Research Center
Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.
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.
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
World Bank's Open Data Portal
Free and open access to data about development in countries around the globe.
• Statisics, Tables, Maps, Narratives, Multimedia Media
International Data Base
This is a free resource for demographic data on "countries and areas of the world with current populations of 5,000 or more." The database is browsable by country or by region. (Choice Reviews)
UNHRC: The UN Refugee Agency
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. It strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another State, with the option to return home voluntarily, integrate locally or to resettle in a third country. It also has a mandate to help stateless people.
Pew Research Global Attitudes Project
The Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project conducts public opinion surveys around the world on a broad array of subjects ranging from people’s assessments of their own lives to their views about the current state of the world and important issues of the day. Over 330,000 interviews in 60 countries have been conducted as part of the project’s work.
World Bank Open Data
Offers external debt and financial flow data for the 189 countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt to the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System,
Statistical Abstract of the United States by
Call Number: eBook on the web
Individual volumes from 1879-2012.
The book contains detailed tables on:
Vital Statistics and Health and Medical Care
Prices and Price Indexes
National Income and Wealth
Consumer Income and Expenditures
Land Water and Climate
Forestry and Fisheries
Construction and Housing
Distribution and Services
International Transactions and Foreign Commerce
Productivity and Technological Development
Financial Markets and Institutions
Colonial and Pre-Federal Statistics
Appendix Time Period Index and Subject Index
Statistical Abstract of the United States 2020 by
The latest issue of the Statiistical Abstract is avaible upon request at the Front Desk.