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United States Statistics

American FactFinder  
Provides comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. 
Coverage:  2013 to current

General Statistics

ProQuest statistical insight ND-only
Provides access to statistics issued by the U.S. government (1973- ), by private and state government sources (1980- ) and issued by international intergovernmental

International Statistics

International historical statistics ND-only
Collection of statistical data from around the world, covering a wide range of socio-economic topics.

Country Statistical Yearbooks
Links compiled by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

International Data Base


Resource on trends in American public opinion.

Polling the nations ND-only
More than 12,000 national, state, local and special surveys, conducted by 700 polling organizations in the United States and 70 other countries from 1986 through the present. Usage info: Licensed for 4 simultaneous users.

Roper online ND-only
Provides access to data archives and publications of the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research (mostly U.S.) since 1935.

Pew Research Center
A nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping American and the world.