Statistics Sources, 36th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414474385
  • ISBN-13: 9781414474380
  • DDC: 016.31
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  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This easy-to-use alphabetically arranged dictionary serves as a guide to current sources of factual quantitative information on more than 20,000 specific subjects, incorporating almost 135,000 citations and more than 1,600 sources. Statistics Sources provides the widest possible range of print and nonprint, published and unpublished, and electronic and other forms of U.S. and international statistical data on industrial, business, social, educational, financial and other topics.

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Features and Benefits

  • This product is an alphabetically-arranged dictionary and guide to current sources of factual qualitative information on well over 20,000 specific subjects, incorporating more than 135,000 citations and more than 1,600 sources of statistical information.
  • Readily leads users to the widest possible range of print and non-print, published and unpublished, and electronic and other forms of U.S. and international statistical sources for economic, business, financial, industrial, cultural, social, educational, and other topics.

What's New

  • The 36th edition of Statistics Sources fully and thoroughly updates, revises, and extends the scope and content of the earlier editions.
  • Complete revisions incorporate a wider range of current data sources from the Selected Bibliography of Key Statistical Sources and Federal Statistical Telephone Contacts sections, through the main body, as well as the appendixes.

Reviews

"There is nothing else quite like it for statistical subject searches in size or scope." -- American Reference Books Annual (2000)

— ARBA

"...a very user-friendly finding guide to U.S. and international statistics, and will be helpful to any researcher. This work is recommended for any research library or large public library." --ARBA, 2008

— ARBA

"...any academic library that can afford Statistical Sources should consider adding this to its collections." -- ARBA (2003)

— ARBA

Table of Contents

VOLUME 1.
Preface.
Selected Bibliography of Key Statistical Sources.
Encyclopedias, Dictionaries of Terms and Other General Sources.
Almanacs.
U.S. Statistics.
Non-Government U.S. Publications.
Publications of the U.S. Bureau of the Census.
Publications and Other Materials from U.S. Government Agencies and Departments.
Guides to Machine-Readable U.S. Government Data Sources.
International Sources.
General International Publications.
Publications of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Publications of the United Nations and Affiliated Organizations.
Internet and World Wide Web Sites.
National Statistical Offices and Related Organizations.
United States Government Agencies.
International Statistical Organizations.
Statistical Databases Online.
Guides to Online Databases.
Selected Online Statistical Databases.
Selected Vendors of Online Statistical Databases.
Federal Statistical Telephone Contacts.
Agriculture.
State Statistical Offices.
Banking and Financial Data.
Census Data.
Children.
Crime.
Drugs.
Economics.
Education.
Energy.
Foreign Countries Statistics or International Statisticson Specific Countries.
Health.
Housing.
International Trade.
Labor.
Medicare and Medicaid.
Mines and Minerals.
Rural Development.
Social Security.
Transportation.
Dictionary of Statistics Sources.
Volume 2.
Preface.
Dictionary of Statistics Sources, continued.
VOLUME 3.
Preface.
Dictionary of Statistics Sources, continued.
VOLUME 4.
Preface.
Dictionary of Statistics Sources, continued.
Appendix A: Source Publications.
Appendix B: Sources of Nonpublished Statistical Data.