Statistics

Statistics involves the collection, analysis, interpretation, presentation, and organization of data.

Some classes have assignments where it is necessary to find tables of statistics in your subject area. The resources below will include links to some useful website where statistics can be found.

U.S. Small Business Administration
Links to quality sites featuring statistics is part of the assistance offered to small businesses by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Census Bureau Economic Statistics
Includes Economic Census and Economic indicators.

Industry Statistics Portal
Offered by the U.S. Census Bureau.

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
The primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

The World Bank EdStats
Data and analysis source for key topics in education such as access, completion, learning, expenditures, policy, and equity.

The Nation's Report Card
Offers key data for state/jurisdiction performance on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) assessments.

National Center for Health Care Statistics
A rich source of data for researchers, teachers, and students who want to perform data analysis.

CDC Data & Statistics
Statistics organized by topic.

United States Census Health Statistics
Provides up-to-date statistics—covering people and business—relating to health in America.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Program Statistics
Detailed summary statistics on national health care, Medicare populations, utilization, and expenditures, as well as counts for Medicare-certified institutional and non-institutional providers.

www.usa.gov/statistics
Data about the U.S. Includes maps and population, demographic, and economic data.