Need statistics to make an argument stronger? Try these websites:
U.S. Census Bureau
Search nationwide or statewide trends.
Population, housing, economic, & geographic statistics.
Statistical Abstract of U.S.
Has just about every statistic imaginable, organized by topic, for the current & prior years.
Federal Agencies Statistics
State Statistical Abstract
A to Z List of United States Statistics
FedStats: Crime & Criminal Statistics
FedStats: National Accounts
FedStats: Natural Resources
Search for demographics, business, & population data by state, county, & town/city.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Search the Bureau of Labor Statistics for jobs & careers, salaries, & training requirements.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
All statistics related to business, employment, & the economy.
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Commerce
National Agricultural Statistics
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Pennsylvania State Police Crime Statistics
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Includes data on types of crimes and sentencing.
National Center for Health Statistics
Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control
From the National Cancer Institute
National Transportation Statistics
Includes accidents, crashes, injuries & fatalities for all modes of transportation.
Military Personnel Statistics
Look up tons of statistical information on any country worldwide.
National Education Statistics
Links to other Federal Gov't Statistics Bureaus - includes international statistics.
International Statistics - search by country