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Economics: U.S. Statistical Sources

Reference materials are available for in-library use only and are shelved alphabetically by call number in the Reference Room. Ready Reference materials are held at the Reference Desk.


An Atlas of Poverty in America: One Nation, Pulling Apart, 1960-2003
REF HC110 .P6 G543 2006 + CD-ROM
Historical and contemporary account of economic opportunity in the U.S.
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Business Statistics of the United States: Patterns of Economic Change
READY REF HC101 .A13122 2015
Basic desk reference statistics on the U.S. economy. Contains about 3500 economic time series, portraying the period since WWII in comprehensive detail, and, in the case of about 200 key series, the period from 1929 through 1948. Data are predominantly from federal government sources.


Community Sourcebook of County Demographics READY REF HA203 .S65 2007 19th ed.
Information for individual counties within Ohio includes: Population Change; Population Composition (Race%, Age Distribution, Median Age, %Males/Females); Households (Households, Families); Income (Median Household Income, Household Income Distribution, Home Value Distribution, Median Home Value); Spending Potential Indices (Financial Services, The Home, Entertainment, Personal).


Community Sourcebook of ZIP Code DemographicsCommunity Sourcebook of ZIP Code Demographics
READY REF HA203 .S66 2007 21st ed.
Information for individual ZIP codes within Ohio includes: Population Change (Population, Households, Families); Population Composition (Race%, Age Distribution, Median Age, %Males/Females); Income (Median Household Income, Household Income Distribution, Home Value Distribution, Median Home Value); Spending Potential Indices (Financial Services, The Home, Entertainment, Personal). >>About This Book


The Comparative Guide to American Suburbs REF HA203 .C66 2005
Details and ranks the living and business environment of 2,400 suburban communities in America’s 50 largest metro areas.


County & City Data BookCounty & City Data Book GOV DOCS REF HA202 .A36 2007 ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE
U.S. Census Bureau, Economics and Statistics Administration supplement to the Statistical Abstract of the United States. Convenient summary of statistics on the social and economic structure of the counties and cities of the U.S. Designed to serve as a statistical reference and guide to other data publications and sources. Includes a selection of data from many statistical publications and electronic sources, both government and private. >>About This Book


County and City Extra: Annual Metro, City, and County Data Book READY REF HA203 .C68 2015
Up-to-date statistical information for every state, county, metropolitan area, congressional district, and for all cities in the U.S. with a 2000 census population of 25,000 or more.


CQ’s State Fact Finder: Rankings Across AmericaCQ’s State Fact Finder: Rankings Across America REF HA203 .C77 2007
Congressional Quarterly. Comprehensive statistics on states and supplements them with interpretive resources and tools to help users make sense of the data. The “Subject Rankings” section constitutes the core of the volume, featuring more than 265 tables of data and rankings for all 50 states plus the District of Columbia.
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Datapedia of the United States: American History in NumbersDatapedia of the United States: American History in Numbers REF HA202 .D378 2007
Compendium of the most significant historical statistics of the U.S. from 1790 to 2007, as well as demographic and other select data projections through 2050. Complete and convenient profile of the U.S. covering all its vital sectors, including the labor market, social welfare, and national defense. Generally, only national data are shown.
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Datapedia of the United States 1790-2005: America Year by YearDatapedia of the United States 1790-2005: America Year by Year REF HA202 .K87 2001
Presents the most significant historical statistics of the U.S. in 23 selected areas from 1776 to 2000. Based on Historical Statistics of the United States from Colonial Times and Statistical Abstract of the United States as well as data from numerous other publications. Serves as a complete and convenient statistical profile of the U.S. covering all its vital sectors. >>About This Book


Demographics of the U.S.: Trends and ProjectionsDemographics of the U.S.: Trends and Projections REF HB849.49 .R875 2007
Compilation of statistics that cannot be found in one single volume anywhere else, documenting the demographic and socioeconomic trends that have transformed the U.S. since 1950. A reference book for those who want perspective on the many changes in American life. Most data is national, but some statistics are broken down by state. >>About This Book


Handbook of U.S. Labor Statistics: Employment, Earnings, Prices, Productivity, and Other Labor Data READY REF HD8051 .H36 2012
Compilation of Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Recognized as the authoritative reference on the U.S. labor force. Presenting both recent and historical data, this volume features: Introductory highlights for each chapter; Tables covering topics ranging from employment to consumer expenditures; Notes and definitions that alert users to changes in the structure or organization of data sets; Content and formats that allow users to make logical comparisons and timely analyses.


Historical Statistics of the United States: Earliest Times to the Present
REF HA202 .H57 2006 (5 volumes)
The standard for quantitative indicators of American history. >>Table of Contents / About This Book 


HISTORICAL STATISTICS OF THE UNITED STATES
Standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. Provides data on social, behavioral, humanistic, and natural sciences including history, economics, government, finance, sociology, demography, education, law, natural resources, climate, religion, international migration, and trade. Permits users to graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets.


Historical Statistics of the States of the United States: Two Centuries of the Census, 1790-1990Historical Statistics of the States of the United States: Two Centuries of the Census, 1790-1990 REF HA214 .D63 1993
A census-focused compilation of state-level population, agriculture, and manufacturing data for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. >>About This Book


Household Spending: Who Spends How Much On What REF HC110.C6 H68 2009
Based on unpublished data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Expenditure Survey, an ongoing, nationwide survey of household spending. Editors start with the average spending figures and analyze them in a variety of ways, calculating household spending indexes, total household spending, and household market shares. They do this for hundreds of spending categories by age of householder, household income, household type, race and Hispanic origin of householder, region, and educational attainment of householder.


MPA: Market Profile Analysis: Consumer and Business Demographic Reports: Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA READY REF HC108 .Y8 M2 2007 (2 volumes)
Index of Census Tracts (complete list of all census tracts in the market area); Population and Household Factor; Education and Labor Force Factors; Industry & Occupational Factors; Business Market Factors; Census Tract Maps.


Profiles of Ohio: History, Statistics, Demographics for All 1,197 Populated Places in Ohio, Including Comparative Statistics & RankingsProfiles of Ohio: History, Statistics, Demographics for All 1,197 Populated Places in Ohio, Including Comparative Statistics & Rankings REF HA571 .P76 3rd ed. (2012)
Includes seven major sections that cover everything from Education to Ethnic Backgrounds to Climate. All sections include Comparative Statistics or Rankings, and full-color Maps at the back of the book provide valuable information in a quickly processed, visual format. Sections include: Profiles, Education, Ancestry, Hispanic Population, Asian Population, Weather, Maps. >>About This Book


Profiles of Pennsylvania: History, Statistics, Demographics for all 3,385 Populated Places in Pennsylvania, Including Comparative Statistics & RankingsProfiles of Pennsylvania: History, Statistics, Demographics for all 3,385 Populated Places in Pennsylvania, Including Comparative Statistics & Rankings  REF HA601 .P76 2009
Seven major sections include: Profiles, Education, Ancestry, Hispanic Population, Asian Population, Weather, Maps. All sections include Comparative Statistics or Rankings. >>About This Book


State and Metropolitan Area Data BookState and Metropolitan Area Data Book GOV DOCS REF HA2002 .S84 (2010) 
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Complete source of comprehensive and useful information about the nation’s individual states and metropolitan areas. Information includes: Area and Population; Components of Population Change; Population by Age, Race, and Sex; Population Characteristics 2000 Census; Births, Deaths, Infant Deaths; Physicians, Community Hospitals, Medicare, Social Security, and SSI; Housing Units and Building Permits; Personal Income and Earnings by Industry; Labor Force and Private Business Establishments and Employment; Banking, Retail Trade, and Accommodation and Food Services; and Government. >>About This Book


The State Economic Handbook REF HA203 .S723 2010
Key economic, demographic, and political information for each of America’s 50 states. Data is presented on a state-by-state basis, and states are ordered alphabetically. There is also a State Ranking section near the end of the book to present a clear look at how the states compare. Following the ranking section is a brief discussion on the data sources used in the book, as well as a glossary of terms.


State Profiles: The Population and Economy of Each U.S. StateState Profiles: The Population and Economy of Each U.S. State
READY REF HA214 .S836 2015
Data on key demographic and economic indicators for each state and the District of Columbia. Each state is covered by a compact chapter that allows easy comparisons and timely analysis between the states. Data comes from a variety of sources: Bureau of Economic Analysis, Bureau of Labor Statistics, FBI, International Trade Administration, National Center for Education Statistics, Census Bureau, Department of Agriculture.
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STATISTICAL ABSTRACT OF THE UNITED STATES
The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.


The Who, What, and Where of America: Understanding the American Community SurveyThe Who, What, and Where of America: Understanding the American Community Survey REF HA201.122 .W48 2010
Covers each U.S. state, county, metropolitan area, and city with a population of 20,000 or more. The American Community Survey (ACS) is ushering in the most substantial change in the decennial census in more than sixty years, it will replace the decennial census long form in 2010 and collect long-form-type information annually rather than only once every ten years, providing more current data throughout the decade. The new ACS estimates combine three years of survey responses (2005-2007) to produce data.
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