Statistics Sources, 40th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1410315959
  • ISBN-13: 9781410315953
  • DDC: 016.31
  • 2172 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released November 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This easy-to-use alphabetically arranged dictionary serves as a guide to current sources of factual quantitative information on approximately 29,300 specific subjects, incorporating more than 118,000 citations and 1,400 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 Statistics Sources provides the widest possible range of print and nonprint, published and unpublished, and electronic and other forms of U.S. and international statistical data on industrial, business, social, educational, financial and other topics.

Features and Benefits

  • Subject and geographical arrangements of STATISTICS SOURCES's main section, as well as its appendixes, help users to more efficiently locate important statistical information.
  • Selected Bibliography section provides an annotated guide to a group of major, general statistical compendia and related works, and includes dictionaries of terms, almanacs, census publications, periodical sources, and guides to machine-readable and online data sources.
  • Telephone Contacts section provides the names and telephone numbers of individuals and agencies within the U.S. federal government with expertise in identifying the most current sources of statistical data.
  • Readily leads users to the widest possible range of print and non-print, published and unpublished, and electronic and other forms of U.S. and international statistical sources for economic, business, financial, industrial, cultural, social, educational, and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.
  • Increases libraries’ range of thoroughly analyzed and cited U.S. and international statistical sources.

What's New

  • Additional sources of international statistics are cited in this edition -- particularly for Asian, Southeast Asian, and Middle Eastern countries -- increasing the range of access points within a user’s reference shelves.

Alternate Formats

  • Paperback Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410315533 | ISBN-13: 9781410315533

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 Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Publications of the United Nations and Affiliated Organizations.
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.
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.