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CDC Wonder
Center of Disease Control reports, guidelines, vital statistics, environment, population, disease and disability, immunization, behavior and health, injuries, occupational health, and more.

Easy-to-use tool for investigating U.S. demographic trends by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN) at the University of Michigan. With graphics and exportable trend data, CensusScope is designed for both generalists and specialists.

Data Planet
Provides easy access to a wide variety of economic, social, political, and marketing indicators. is the home of the U.S. Government’s open data. You can find Federal, state and local data, tools, and resources to conduct research, build apps, design data visualizations, and more.

FastStats A to Z
Quick access to public health statistics organized alphabetically. Includes links to publications that include the statistics presented, to sources of more data, and to related web pages.

Historical Census Browser

The data and terminology in the Historical Census Browser are drawn directly from historical volumes of the U.S. Census of Population and Housing. Examine state and county topics for individual census years and over time, generate maps of selected data.

Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Provides data on the number and rates of injury and illnesses by industry, details on the injured worker, nature of the disabling condition, and the event resulting in the disabling condition, and details on fatal incidents.

National Center for Health Statistics (CDC) [NCHS]

Federal Government's principal vital and health statistics agency, data includes vital events, information on health status, lifestyle and exposure to unhealthy influences, the onset and diagnosis of illness and disability, and the use of health care.

ProQuest Statistical Insight
Search statistics produced by the U.S. government, major international and intergovernmental organizations, professional and trade organizations, commercial publishers, independent research organizations, state government agencies, and universities.

A statistics portal that integrates data from reliable sources on thousands of topics.

Statistical Abstract of the United States
A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

U.S. Census Bureau
Publications, software, maps, and data sets. QuickFacts will get state, county, and city demographics (including age, race/ethnicity, income, residence, education), business information, and much more.

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