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Economics: Statistics

Locate economic related resources.


Consumer Price Index
Monthly reports on changes in the prices paid by urban consumers for a representative basket of goods and services.

Current Industrial Reports
Provides data are used to satisfy economic policy needs and for market analysis, forecasting, and decision-making in the private sector.

Data on the Net
Search or browse listings of 363 Internet sites of numeric Social Science statistical data, data catalogs, data libraries, social science gateways, addresses and more.

Sponsored by the Economic Development Administration, EconData.Net is designed to help practitioners, researchers, students, and other data users quickly gain access to relevant state and substate socioeconomic data.

Over 200,000 data files, with charts and excel files for
economic time series data useful for economic research, in particular economic forecasting.

Economic Indicators
Available from April 1995 forward, this monthly compilation is prepared for the Joint Economic Committee by the Council of Economic Advisors and provides economic information on prices, wages, production, business activity, purchasing power, credit, money and Federal finance.

Economic Statistics Briefing Room
The purpose of this service is to provide easy access to current Federal economic indicators. It provides links to information produced by a number of Federal agencies.

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED) provides over 19,599 U.S. economic time series. With FRED® you can download data in Microsoft Excel and text formats and view charts of data series.

Federal Reserve Board: Statistics Releases
Provides releases and historical data.

Joint Center-Data Bank
DataBank offers access to current and trend data on a comprehensive range of information about our nation's population.

Panel Studies of Income Dynamics
Nationally representative study of nearly 8,000 U.S. families. Following the same familes since 1968, the PSID collects information on economic, health and social behavior.

Population Reference Bureau
Population Reference Bureau informs people around the world about population, health, and the environment,

Statistical Abstract of the United States
Standard summary of statistics on the social, political and economic organization of the U.S. Includes data from governmental and private sources. Serves as a guide to other statistical sources

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.

United States  Economy at a Glance
Features statistics on unemployment, productivity, and consumer price index from the Bureau of Labor.

What A Dollar Is Worth?
A CPI calulator limited to years from 1913 to 2008.

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