University of South Alabama STATISTICAL SOURCES ON THE WEB

Prepared for the Alabama State Data Center Annual Meeting, 1998

Vicki L. Tate, University of South Alabama Library

   

U.S.FEDERAL DEPARTMENTS

Web Site

Department of Agriculture

 http://www.usda.gov/

Department of Commerce

 http://www.doc.gov/

Department of Defense

 http://www.defenselink.mil/

Department of Education

 http://www.ed.gov/

Department of Energy

 http://www.doe.gov

Department of Health and Human Services

 http://www.os.dhhs.gov/

Department of Housing and Urban Development

 http://www.hud.gov/

Department of the Interior

 http://www.doi.gov

Department of Justice

 http://www.usdoj.gov

Department of Labor

 http://www.dol.gov

Department of State

 http://www.state.gov/

Department of Transportation

 http://www.dot.gov/

Department of the Treasury

 http://www.ustreas.gov

Department of Veterans Affairs

 http://www.va.gov/data.htm

   
   

FEDERAL AGENCIES and DEPARTMENTS

Web Site

Administration for Children and Families -- Health & Human Services

http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/

Administration on Aging -- Health & Human Services

http://www.aoa.dhhs.gov/

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research -- Health & Human Services

http://www.ahcpr.gov/

Agency for International Development -- Health & Human Services

http://www.info.usaid.gov/

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry -- Health & Human Services

http://atsdr1.atsdr.cdc.gov:8080/atsdrhome.html

Agricultural Research Service -- Agriculture

http://www.ars.usda.gov/

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service -- Agriculture

http://www.aphis.usda.gov/

Army Corps of Engineers -- Defense

http://www.usace.army.mil/

Bureau of Economic Analysis -- Commerce

http://www.bea.doc.gov/

Bureau of Justice Statistics -- Justice

http://www.ojp.usdog.gov/bjs

Bureau of Labor Statistics -- Labor

http://www.bls.gov/

Bureau of Land Management -- Interior

http://www.blm.gov/

***Bureau of the Census -- Commerce

http://www.census.gov/

Bureau of Transportation Statistics -- Transportation

http://www.bts.gov/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- Health & Human Services

http://www.cdc.gov/

Central Intelligence Agency -- Independent Agency

http://www.odci.gov/cia/ciahome.html

Community Planning and Development -- Housing & Urban Dev

http://www.hud.gov/cdp/cpdhome.html

Consumer Product Safety Commission -- Independent Agency

http://www.cpsc.gov/

Directorate for Information Operations and Reports -- Defense

http://web1.whs.osd.mil/mmid/mmidhome.html

Drug Enforcement Administration -- Justice

http://www.usdoj.gov/dea

Economic Research Service -- Agriculture

http://www.econ.ag.gov/

Employment and Training Administration -- Labor

http://www.doleta.gov/

Employment Standards Administration -- Labor

http://www.dol.gov/dol/esa

Energy Information Administration -- Energy

http://www.eia.doe.gov/

Environmental Protection Agency -- Independent Agency

http://epa.gov/ceis

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission -- Independent Agency

http://www.eeoc.gov/

Federal Aviation Administration -- Transportation

http://www.faa.gov/

Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Justice

http://www.fbi.gov/

Federal Bureau of Prisons -- Justice

http://www.bop.gov/

Federal Communications Commission -- Independent Agency

http://www.fcc.gov/

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation -- Independent Agency

http://www.fdic.gov/

Federal Highway Administration -- Transportation

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/

Federal Housing Finance Board -- Independent Agency

http://www.fhfb.gov/mirs.htm

Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics -- Independent Agency

http://www.childstats.gov/

Federal Railroad Administration -- Transportation

http://www.dot.gov/dotinfo/fra/welcome.html

Federal Reserve Board -- Independent Agency

http://www.bog.frb.fed.us/

Federal Transit Administration -- Transportation

http://www.fta.dot.gov/

FinanceNet -- Independent Agency

http://www.financenet.gov/stats/start.htm

Financial Management Service -- Treasury

http://www.fms.treas.gov/

Food and Consumer Service -- Agriculture

http://www.usda.gov/fcs/

Foreign Agricultural Service -- Agriculture

http://www.fas.usda.gov/

Forest Service -- Agriculture

http://www.fs.fed.us/

Health Care Financing Administration -- Health & Human Services

http://www.hcfa.gov/

Health Resources and Services Administration -- Health & Human Services

http://www.hrsa.dhhs.gov/

Immigration and Naturalization Service -- Justice

http://www.ins.usdoj.gov/

Indian Health Service -- Health & Human Services

http://www.tucson.ihs.gov/

Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division -- Treasury

http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/prod/tax_stats/

International Trade Administration -- Commerce

http://www.ita.doc.gov/

Maritime Administration -- Transportation

http://marad.dot.gov/

Mine Safety and Health Administration -- Labor

http://www.msha.gov/

Minerals Management Service -- Interior

http://www.mms.gov/

National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Independent Agency

http://www.nasa.gov/

National Agricultural Statistics Service -- Agriculture

http://www.usda.gov/nass

National Biological Survey -- Interior

http://www.nbs.gov/

National Cancer Institute -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nci.nih.gov/

National Center for Education Statistics -- Education

http://www.ed.gov/NCES/

National Center for Health Statistics -- Health & Human Services

http://www.cdc.gov/nchswww

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information -- Health & Human Services

http://www.calib.com/nccanch/

National Climatic Data Center -- Commerce

http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/ol/climate/climateproducts.html

National Eye Institute -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nei.nih.gov/

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/nhlbi/nhlbi.htm

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -- Transportation

http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal & Skin Disease -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/niams

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/nichd/

National Institute of Dental Research -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nidr.nih.gov/

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases -- Health & Human Services

http://www.niddk.nih.gov/

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences -- Health & Human Services

http://www.niehs.nih.gov/

National Institute of Health -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/

National Institute of Health, Office of the Director -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/od/

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -- Health & Human Services

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/

National Institute of Nursing Research -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/ninr/

National Institute on Aging -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nih.gov/nia

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism -- Health & Human Services

http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/

National Institute on Drug Abuse -- Health & Human Services

http://www.nida.nih.gov/

National Marine Fisheries Service -- Commerce

http://kingfish.ssp.nmfs.gov/

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration -- Commerce

http://www.noaa.gov/

National Science Foundation, Science Resources Studies -- Independent Agency

http://nsf.gov/sbe/srs/stats.htm

Natural Resources Conservation Service -- Agriculture

http://www.ncg.nrcs.usda.gov/

Occupational Safety and Health Administration -- Labor

http://www.osha.gov/

Office of Management and Budget -- Exec Off of the President

http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/EOP/omb

Office of National Drug Control Policy -- Exec Off of the President

http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/

Office of Personnel Management -- Independent Agency

http://www.opm.gov/

Office of Policy Development & Research -- Housing & Urban Dev

http://www.huduser.org/

Office of Public and Indian Housing -- Housing & Urban Dev

http://www.hud.gov/pih/pih.html

Office of Public Health and Science -- Health & Human Services

http://phs.os.dhhs.gov/progorg/ophs

Office of Scientific and Technical Information -- Energy

http://www.doe.gov/osti/ostipg.html

Office of the Asst Secretary for Environment, Safety and Health -- Energy

http://nattie.eh.doe.gov/

Office of the Asst Secretary for Planning and Evaluation -- Health & Human Services

http://aspe.os.dhhs.gov/

Office of the Secretary of Transportation -- Transportation

http://www.dot.gov/dotinfo/ost

Small Business Administration -- Independent Agency

http://www.sba.gov/

Social Security Adm., Office of Research, Evaluation, & Statistics -- Independent Agency

http://www.ssa.gov/statistics/ores_home.html

***Stat-USA -- Commerce

http://www.stat-usa.gov/

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration -- Health & Human Services

http://www.samhsa.gov/

U. S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency -- Independent Agency

http://www.acda.gov/wmeat95/wmeatlst.htm

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service -- Interior

http://www.fws.gov/

U. S. Customs Service -- Treasury

http://www.customs.treas.gov/

U. S. Geological Survey -- Interior

http://www.usgs.gov/

U. S. Trade Representative -- Exec Off of the President

http://www.ustr.gov/reports/index.html

White House, Briefing Room -- Exec Off of the President

http://www.whitehouse.gov/WH/html/briefroom.html

   
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OTHER SOURCES FOR STATISTICAL INFORMATION

General
FedStats -- Agency & Subject orientation

http://www.fedstats.gov/index.html

Statistical Resources on the Web -- Univ. of MI, Subject orientation

http://www.lib.umich.edu/libhome/Documents.center/stats.html

Uncle Sam's Migrating Government Publications -- Statistical Pubs on the Web

http://www.lib.memphis.edu/gpo/mig.htm

Government Information Sharing Project (Oregon State Univ.) -- Statistical info from CD-ROMs

http://govinfo.kerr.orst.edu/

ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) -- Archive of social science data

http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/

Data and Statistical Services (Princeton U.) -- Alternative access to ICPSR

http://www.princeton.edu/~data/

Virtual Library--Demography & Population Studies -- Directory of Demographic sites

http://coombs.anu.edu.au/ResFacilities/DemographyPage.html/

 
Alabama/State information
Alabama State Data Center

 http://www.cba.ua.edu/~cber/asdc.html

Census State Data Centers -- U.S. Census Bureau resource site

http://www.census.gov/sdc/www/

Yahoo--State Data Centers -- Directory of State Data Centers http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Issues_and_Causes/Population/Data_Centers/

HPI State Infosystem--Alabama -- Harden Political Infosystem

http://www.com/hpi/al/index.html

   
Criminal Justice
National Criminal Justice Reference Service -- Justice Dept.

http://www.ncjrs.org/statwww.htm

Organized Crime -- "A Crime Statistics Site"

http://www.crime.org/

   
Economic Information
Dismal Scientist

 http://www.dismal.com/

EPI's Datazone (Economic Policy Institute) -- Employment-related info

http://www.epinet.org/datazone/

Economics Statistics Agencies (Web Investor) -- Investment, economic info

http://www.thewebinvestor.com/

   
International Resources
R-Cade (Resource Center for Access to Data on Europe) -- Eurostat, UNESCO, ILO

http://www-rcade.dur.ac.uk/ods/

RFE(Resources for Economists on the Internet) -- World and non-U.S. data

http://econwpa.wustl.edu/EconFAQ/World/index.html

OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) -- Org. committed to market econ.

http://www.oecd.fr/statlist.htm

Eurostat (European Union Statistical Office)

 http://europa.eu.int/en/comm/eurostat/serven/home.htm

United Nations (Statistical Division)

 http://www.un.org/Depts/unsd/

UNESCO(United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Org.)

 http://unescostat.unesco.org/

World Bank

 http://www.worldbank.org/html/extdr/data.htm

World Trade Organization

 http://www.wto.org/wto/statis/stat.htm

International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO

 http://www.intracen.org/infobase/itcinfb.htm#STATISTICS

Statistical Agencies (International) -- U.S. Census Bur. resource site

http://www.census.gov/main/www/stat_int.html

 

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