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
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
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.
It has four major components: CALIFORNIA STATISTICS contains information from more than 70 databases, ranging from industry employment to housing prices to SAT scores. Much of the data is available at the national, state, county, city, and zip code levels. ONLINE LIBRARY indexes recent research and other publications from leading California public policy and research institutions. In most cases, a hyperlink leads users to publications. ECONOMIC REPORTS outline current economic conditions in the
a compilation of data on social, economic, and physical aspects of the State. The volume is a cooperative effort of various government agencies, coordinated and issued annually by the California Department of Finance, Economic Research Unit.