Databases With Statistical Data
CQ Researcher embeds statistical data throughout their reports. They also cite their sources, so you can go back to the original data.
SAGE Statistical DataSets provides access to more than 400,000 dataset reports from a variety of government and non-government resources. You can locate, download, manipulate, and graph data.
The main source for United States Census results. Find population, housing, economic, and geographic information.
Bureau of Justice Statistics
The BJS's mission is to release statistics related to crime, criminal offenders, victims, and the various justice systems across all levels of government.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use this resource as a guide to more in-depth government statistics. No longer updated but still very useful.
National Center for Education Statistics: Fast Facts
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.