Statistics & Demographics

Select from the online reference resources available below, or search in the ODU Library Catalog. For help finding statistics and demographics data, ask a librarian for assistance.

Sites and Portals

Start Here for Statistics & Demographics:
American Factfinder (U.S. Census Bureau)  State & County Quick Facts (U.S.C.B) 
CenStats Databases (U.S.C.B.)  Statistical Abstract of the United States- Current (U.S.C.B) 
NationMaster: Nations of the World 
Statistical Abstract of the United States- Historical 
OECD Library (country data) USA.Gov Data & Statistics 
OFFSTATS (country data) USA.Gov Statistics - State & Local 

Additional Resources:
Association of Religion Data Archives   Pew Research Center 
BRB Public Records Search   Population Reference Bureau 
Business & Nonprofits: Data & Statistics (   Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics (Bureau of Justice Statistics) 
College Navigator (NCES, IES)   Sports Reference 
EPI Datazone (Economic Policy Institute)   State Health Facts (Kaiser Family Foundation) 
Home Facts - Local Data  State of Working AmericaEconomic Policy Institute) 
Human Development Reports (UNDP)  StateMaster - US State Comparisons 
International Data Base (U.S.C.B.) (country & population data)  Statistic Sites on the World Wide Web (U.S. federal agencies) 
National Center for Charitable Statistics  UN Statistics Division: Demographic & Social Statistics 
National Criminal Justice Reference Service   The World Bank: Data 

Databases and Reference E-Books 

Library Databases for Demographics & Statistics:
OhioLINK Electronic Books Center* (click here for sample list of demographics ebooks)   

*Library databases restricted to ODU community.

Page last updated: 15 May 2014 | ODU Library Reference Services 

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