The Americas

  • American Economic Association: Data 
    Resources for Economists on the Internet.

    American FactFinder (U.S. Census Bureau) 
    Find popular facts (population, income, etc) and frequently requested data about communities.

    American Time Use Survey (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics) 
    The American Time Use Survey (ATUS) measures the amount of time people spend doing various activities, such as paid work, childcare and volunteering.

    Bay Area Census 
    Selected Census data from the San Francisco Bay Area, provided by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments. Featuring Census data from 1860-2010. Spanning from the wine country to Silicon Valley, the Bay Area has a population of over 7 million people in nine counties and 101 cities.

    Bureau of Labor Statistics 
    The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labour market activity, working conditions, and economic issues.

    Canadian Statistics 
    Statistics Canada is the national statistical office. The agency ensures Canadians have the key information on Canada's economy, society and environment.

    Census State Data Center 
    The State Data Center (SDC) program is one of the Census Bureau's longest and most successful partnerships. The partnership was created to make data available locally.

    Consumer Expenditure Surveys (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics) 
    The Consumer Expenditure Surveys (CE) program provides data on expenditures, income, and demographic characteristics of consumers in the United States.

    IPUMS-USA (Integrated Public Use Microdata Series) 
    Minnesota Population Center, Univ. of Minnesota. Includes historical U.S. Census data back to 1850.

    Science and Engineering Statistics (National Science Foundation. Includes R & D statistics in industry) 
    Provider of statistical data on the U.S. science and engineering workforce.

    Statistics and Indicators (Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean) 
    The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, known as ECLAC, UNECLAC or in Spanish and Portuguese CEPAL, is a United Nations regional commission to encourage economic cooperation.

    U.S. Census Bureau: Subjects A-Z 

    USA Gov Stats 
    Data and statistics about the U.S.