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Responsible for recording data about the US people and economy. Statistics collected include: population, housing, economic, Census of Governments, American Community Survey, and more.
American Factfinder Tour
Basic information about American FactFinder, including a link to a video tour.
When to Use 1, 3, and 5-year Estimates
Data from the American Community Survey is estimated based on a sampling of the population. Learn why the type of estimates are important in deciding what data is best to use.
American Community Survey - Data Users Handbooks
In-depth guide to using American Community Survey Data
Citing Data from American Factfinder
Guidance on citing data found in American FactFinder.
State Data Centers
Listing of centers that specialize in Census and other data related to their state.
Federal Statistics Web Sites
Bureau of Justice Statistics (Crime Statistics)
Data includes statistics related to crime, law enforcement, courts, sentencing, corrections, firearms, and victims.
County and City Data Book, 1988, 1994 (U.Va.)
Create custom printouts and data subsets
Data and Statistics about the U.S (USA.gov)
Statistics from over 70 Federal agencies
National Center for Education Statistics
Data related to the education system in the US and other nations.
National Center for Health Statistics
Data on infant and child health, diseases, births, etc.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Statistical data on the social, political, and economic organization of the US. Also in print: REF HA202.S85
Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration
US trade statistics, and state and metropolitan export data
Reveals government expenditures, to be updated regularly.
Data.gov is the home of the U.S. Government’s open data.
Maryland Statistics Web Sites
Maryland Vital Statistics
Birth, death, cause of death, marriage, and more statistics for all counties in Maryland.
Maryland Open Data site
Central website for Maryland's public data.
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