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Economic Indicators

Published monthly. Tables and charts of basic economic indicators. Includes total output, income, and spending; employment, unemployment, and wages; production and business activity; consumer prices and producer prices; money, credit, and security markets including interest rates; federal finance; international statistics. Ten years of data, monthly for the last year.

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filed alphabetically

Location:
Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

FedStats

FedStats

Statistics on all topics from 70 U.S. Government agencies.

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LexisNexis Statistical

ProQuest Statistical Insight

Find industry statistics by NAICS codes, national income and production statistics, retail and wholesale trade data, interest rates, economic indicators, and social and demographic statistics, plus much more.

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RAND State Statistics

RAND State Statistics

California and U.S. public policy issues with an emphasis on statistics. RAND's "Business and Economics" section contains information on employment, unemployment, industry and occupational wages, occupational projections, construction and real estate (including housing prices and foreclosures, and non-residential vacancy rates), inflation, foreign trade, retail and taxable sales, sales tax rates, gross state product, personal and per capita income, farm income, and airport operating statistics.

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STAT-USA

STAT-USA: Links to Sources

Data on the domestic economy and world trade. The "State of the Nation" section concerns itself with the United States domestic economy, providing current and some historical financial and economic data. The GLOBUS & NTDB database is especially useful for country, industry, and market research: Country Commercial Guides, Market Research Reports, Best Market Reports, International Marketing Insight Reports, Industry Sector Analysis reports, Commercial Service International Contacts, trade opportunity leads, and import and export data.

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Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

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Historical Statistics of the United States

Historical Statistics of the United States

Statistical tables covering population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, economic sectors, and governance and international relations.

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TableBase

TableBase

Statistical information from journals and reports on companies, industries, products, countries, and markets.

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Consumer

 

Best Customers: Demographics of Consumer Demand

Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey, it covers 300 individual products and services and identifies consumer spending patterns including who spends the most and who controls the largest market share.

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Ref HC79 .C6 R87

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Household Spending: Who Spends How Much on What

Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey, it provides household expenditure by age, income, household type, region, and race and hispanic origin.

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Ref HC110 .C6 H68

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Survey of Buying Power and Media Markets

Annual issue of Sales & Marketing Management featuring statistics, rankings, and projections for every county and media market in the U.S. with demographics broken out by age, race, city, county, and state; information on retail spending; and projections for future growth in these areas. All of the rankings are divided into 323 metro markets and 210 media markets. Statistics unique to this publication including Effective buying income (EBI), a measurement of disposable income, and the buying power index (BPI), a measure of spending power that takes population, EBI, and retail sales into account to determine a market's ability to buy.

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Ref HC110 .C6 S35

Location:
Gleeson Reference Desk, 1st Floor

 

World Consumer Income and Expenditure Patterns

Presents income and expenditure for 40 countries. Published by Euromonitor.

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Ref HC79 .I5 W67

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

Industry

OneSource

OneSource

Detailed company financial data and executives list; corporate family  showing parent, subsidiaries, branches; competitors; analysts' reports; SWOT, etc.

Market research reports; Datamonitor industry profiles; RMA Industry Norms, etc

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NetAdvantage

NetAdvantage

Online access to Standard & Poor's Stock Reports, Industry Surveys, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, The Outlook, Mutual Fund Reports, etc.

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GMID: Global Market Information Database

GMID: Global Market Information Database

Country, industry, and consumer statistics and market research.

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Survey of Current Business

Published monthly. The most important single source for U.S. business statistics. It covers general business indicators; commodity prices; construction and real estate; domestic trade; labor force, employment, earnings; finance; foreign trade of the U.S.; transportation and communication; chemicals and allied products; food and kindred products/tobacco; leather and products; lumber and products; metals and manufactures; petroleum, coal and products; pulp, paper and paper products; rubber and products; stone, clay and glass products; textile products; transportation equipment. Monthly statistics and charts for Business Cycle Indicators. Special statistical reports appear at intervals.

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filed alphabetically

Location:
Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

 

Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios

Financial ratios arranged by NAICS code. Includes banks and financial industries. Graphs.

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Ref HF5681.R25 T68

Location:
Gleeson Reference Desk, 1st Floor

 

Business Statistics of the United States

2000 data series covering nearly every aspect of the U.S. economy, including GDP, income, employment, investment, prices, wages, productivity, profits, energy, international trade, money supply, debt, and interest rates. Statistical profiles of each major industry group. Tables presenting 30 years of annual data and 4 years of monthly or 9 years of quarterly data.

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Ref HC101 .A14

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Industry Norms & Key Business Ratios

Financial ratios for about 800 industries, arranged by SIC code.

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Ref HF5681.R25 I525

Location:
Gleeson Reference Desk, 1st Floor

Finance

FRASER

FRASER

Contains over 40 thousand pages of historical U.S. economic data.

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FRED

FRED

Over 3000 U.S. economic time series, downloadable in text and Excel formats.

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Federal Reserve Bulletin

Published monthly. Best source for current U.S. banking and monetary statistics including federal finance, interest rates on money and capital markets, stock market indexes, new security issues, mortgage markets, flow of funds, consumer installment credit, interest and exchange rates; also some international financial statistics and basic U.S. business statistics including the Federal Reserve Board's index of industrial production. Includes articles on recent developments.

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Location:
Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

 

International Financial Statistics Yearbook

30 years of annual statistics for each country in the following categories: exchange rate, fund position, international liquidity, money and banking statistics, nonbank financial institutions, interest rates, prices and production, international transactions, government finance, national accounts, population. See also the monthly publication International Financial Statistics.

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Ref HG3879 .I57

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor;

Monthly edition:
Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

International and Trade

OECD iLibrary

OECD iLibrary

Internationally comparable statistics from the world's leading democracies.

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Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook

8-year balance of payment figures for about 145 countries.

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Ref HG3882 .B34

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

Europa World Online

Europa World Online

Includes economic, political and geographic background information and statistical data by country; regional surveys provide in-depth, expert analysis at regional, sub-regional and country level.

For historical data, see our print holdings of the Europa World Year Book (1991-2005) and the Europa Year Book (1959-1988)

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eiu.com

EIU.com
Economist Intelligence Unit

Current profiles, economic reports, and data on nearly 200 countries or economic territories.

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International Financial Statistics Yearbook

30 years of annual statistics for each country in the following categories: exchange rate, fund position, international liquidity, money and banking statistics, nonbank financial institutions, interest rates, prices and production, international transactions, government finance, national accounts, population. See also the monthly publication International Financial Statistics.

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Ref HG3879 .I57

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor;

Monthly edition:
Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

USA Trade Online

USA Trade Online

Ask at Gleeson Library Reference Desk for access (no remote access available)

U.S. export and import information on more than 18,000 commodities world wide.

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Foreign Trade Statistics (U.S. Census)

Provides US trade data by commodity and by state. Includes historical trade balance data going back as far as 1960. Data provided by the Foreign Trade Division of the US Census.

 
 

UN National Accounts Main Aggregates Database

.Historical data available, 1970 to the present.

 
 

IMF World Economic Outlook

.Historical data available, 1980 to the present (with some incomplete coverage for certain countries)

 
 

UN Commodity Trade Statistics Database

130 countries provide the United Nations Statistics Division with their annual international trade statistics, detailed by commodity and partner country. These data are processed into a standard format with consistent coding and valuation. All values are converted into US dollars using exchange rates supplied by the countries, or derived from monthly market rates and volume of trade. For many countries the data coverage starts as far back as 1962 and goes up to the most recent completed year.

 
 

World Development Indicators

Presents more than 800 economic and development indicators for 152 countries. Published by the World Bank.

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Ref HC59 .W62

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Worldwide Statistical Sources

Links to major international organizations involved in gathering and distributing economic statistical information. Maintained by the OECD.

 
 

OFFSTATS: Official Statistics on the Web

Provides links to official statistical agencies and national banks for most countries. Hosted by the University of Auckland Library.

 
 

International Financial Statistics Locator

Provides a country-by-country index of sources for financial statistics.

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Ref HG151.7 B37 1995

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

Labor

 

Monthly Labor Review

Current statistics covering employment, hours, earnings, consumer and producer price indexes, productivity, compensation and collective bargaining data, injury and illness, and some international comparison data.

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Gleeson Periodicals, 2nd Floor

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. statistics on employment, hours, earnings, consumer and producer price indexes, productivity, compensation and collective bargaining, injury and illness, etc. Information on occupations and industries, etc.

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LABORSTA International  

Provides access to data collected by the International Labor Organization. View and download data and metadata for over 200 countries.

 
 

Yearbook of Labor Statistics

Principal labor statistics for over 190 countries, areas, or territories. Most tables cover ten years of data. Includes economically active population, employment, unemployment, hours of work, wages, labor cost, consumer prices, occupational injuries, strikes and lockouts.

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Ref HD4826 .I63

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor