Sources on federal, New York state and international statistics and Census data. Most, but not all, of the sources, are from government, or quasi-official sources.
- Statistical Insight
Indexes and abstracts statistical publications from the U.S. government from 1973, state and private sources from 1980, and documents from international organizations from 1983. For help, please see the short tutorial
- Social Explorer
Includes the entire US Decennial Census history from 1790 to 2010, all annual updates from the American Community Survey, the Religious Congregations and Membership Study from 1980 to 2000, and selected election and carbon emissions data.
- Statistical Abstract of the United States
Statistical compendium and primary reference source for U.S. statistics. Online 1878-2012. Most recent edition kept in Reference HA206 .S8 at all Libraries.
Search or browse to find statistics from more than 100 Federal agencies.
Data, tools, and resources to conduct research, design data visualizations, and more.
- Guide to US Government Statistics
(Bartle Reference Desk Z7554.U5 G8 1998)
- US Census and Demographic Information (UMich)
A general guide to understanding and finding demographic data produced by the U.S. Census Bureau.
- New York Data Center
Various statistical series for New York including: population estimates, Consumer Price Indexes, labor and employment, and personal income.
- New York State Statistical Yearbook
- Google Public Data Explorer
Explore and visualize a limited but growing collection of public data from US and international entities.
Public finance data for states and counties. Lower level government entities available by subscription.