Statistical Abstract of the United States (ICPSR 199)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

The Abstract may be used for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

Access Notes

Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    birth rates, business, demographic characteristics, education, employment, housing, income, industry, labor force, mortality rates, population characteristics

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available for distribution by ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.