The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web.
Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and
The Census Bureau has published statisticals publications that provide data on a variety of topics.
Features over 6,800 data items for the nation, States & counties from many sources. Includes following topics: age, agriculture, ancestry, banking, building permits, business patterns, crime, earnings, education, Elections, Employment, Government, Health, Hispanic or Latino, Households, Housing, Income, Manufactures, Nonemployer Statistics, Population, Poverty, Race and Hispanic Origin, Retail Trade, Social Programs, Survey of Business Owners, Taxes, Veterans, Vital Statistics, Water Use, and Wh
Features more than 1,500 data items for the US, states, counties and metropolitan areas from a variety of sources. Data comes from U.S. Census Bureau and other federal statistical bureaus, governmental administrative and regulatory agencies, private research bodies, trade associations, insurance companies, health associations, educational associations, and philanthropic foundations.
State and Local Area Web site allows online access to the data provided by the Statistical Abstract supplement publications, State and Metropolitan Area Data Book and County and City Data Book. The electronic version provides more current data as well as source links which allow the user to access additional data not included in Census Bureau publications. Also provided are links to additional statistical resources which are not included in the publications.
Published in 2006, it updates "Historical statistics of the United States, colonial times to 1970." Statistics usually up to early 2000s. Contents V.1. Population -- V.2. Work and welfare -- V.3. Economic structure and performance -- V.4 Economic sectors -- V.5. Governance and international relations.