ProQuest U.S. Statistical Abstract 2013 online edition
Published annually by the Federal Government since 1878, the Statistical Abstract of the United States is the best-known statistical reference publication in the country, and perhaps, the world. You’ll find it behind nearly every reference desk in U.S. libraries as the authoritative go-to source. Librarians value the Statistical Abstract as both an answer book and a guide to statistical sources. As a comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, it is a snapshot of America and its people. Join us for a 30-minute tour of this rich resource, including tips and tricks for quickly drilling down to the best result, finding elusive information with facets and customizing tables.