Statistics and Databases

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)

BJS collects, analyzes, and publishes information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.
http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

BLS is the federal government's principal fact-finding agency in the field of labor economics and statistics. Each month it collects, processes, analyzes and disseminates important data to the public, government, business, and labor.
http://stats.bls.gov

Fedstats.gov

This web site allows users to navigate through statistics that are publicly available from more than 100 Federal agencies.
http://www.fedstats.gov

National Center for Educational Statistics

The Center provides national data, fast facts, and research reports on education.
http://nces.ed.gov/programs/coe/

Survey Research Center, University of Michigan

SRC is an international leader in interdisciplinary social science research involving the collection and analysis of data, especially data from scientific sample surveys.
http://www.src.isr.umich.edu/content.aspx?id=home

University of California, San Diego—Guide to US Census, 1790-2000

This guide provides information about the population from the Decennial Census that has been taken every ten years since 1790. Maintained by the staff at the UCSD Social Sciences Data Collection.
http://libraries.ucsd.edu/locations/sshl/guides/course-subject-guides/census-research/2000.html

U.S. Census 2010 Fact Finder

This site allows users to download population, housing, economic, and geographic information.
http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml

U.S. Census 2010 Gateway

This site contains links to data downloads, interactive maps, Census briefs and reports and more.
http://www.census.gov/2010census/