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Federal Depository Library Information Guide

Information on locating and using Government Documents at Trexler Library.

Federal Government Statistics & Economics

The U.S. Federal Government collects and publishes hundreds of points of data every day.  These data can be used to answer questions about population, demographics, economics and business, agriculture, employment, and foreign trade, among many others.

A good first step in finding general statistical data is to consult the Statistical Abstract of the United States (now published by ProQuest)  Thereafter, use the other links and resources listed here to further refine your search.

Government Statistics