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GEB 3213 Introduction to Business Communication: Best Census & Statistical Sites

Library Resources Guide, Spring 2020

Economic Statistics

Stat-USA Sources Use to find specific data sets on U.S. economy and International Trade

Guide to State Statistical Abstracts  State statistics compiled for each of the 50 states

Business Locations: Data sets for number of establishments by industry are available. Statistics for individual type of industry can be found by retrieving proper NAICS Code (NAICS classification code search) and then searching in American Fact Finder for U.S. counties and zip codes.

Florida Economy at a Glance  Monthly and annual statewide stats as well  as data for most urban areas

International Economic Statistics

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Locating and Using Census Data

Demographic Data & Other Resources

State, county, and city statistics on many topics from the Bureau of Economic and Business Research

Census & Statistics page with additional links to Federal, State, Local, and International data resources

U.S. Foreign Trade Data

TradeStats Express

Product profiles along with national and state level trade data with charts and graphs.

USA Trade Online  (Available only on Boca Campus Library, Government Documents Office, LY 109)

Definitive source for U.S. Foreign Trade statistics, using harmonized codes it reports on over 9,000 export commodities and 17,000 import commodities. Also contains data for individual ports within the United States.

World Demographic Statistics

United Nations Data
Provides access to 34 databases on many topics including trade, tourism, population, economics, and health

World Data Atlas
Wide variety of statistics on topics including population, economics, education, environment, human rights, and much more

GeoHive (Archived)
Easiest way to get basic population and economic statistics