Combined Arms Research Library
How to Find Statistical Data: A Pathfinder
Statistical data is a compilation of numerical data and facts that are classified, interpreted and analyzed. This guide was designed to assist the researcher locate STATISTICAL DATA resources available in CARL and on the Internet. This is not a comprehensive listing of sources, but is intended to be a starting point from which a student can begin their research according to specific needs.
U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS AND SOCIAL DATA
Summaries and statistical tables on population profiles, business/economics, health, education, and crime in the United States can be found in the following publications. Most publications arrange the data by broad topics within their subject area and include an alphabetized index.
Statistical data relating to military manpower and arms/equipment can be found in the following titles. Most publications arrange their data by countries
Demographics and quantitative summary statistics on agriculture, mortality rates, economics, and education throughout the world. Most publications arrange their data by country.
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Last Reviewed: April 5, 2012