Government Resources · Statistics

Federal

Actuarial / Actuary Tables – Actuary.com
Mortality and demographic data from mostly federal resources.
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Official government reports on crime, offenders, victims and the operation of the justice system at all levels.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Site for national and local labor and employment data.
CIA Factbook
Basic economic and political profiles of countries throughout the world.
Department of Defense Almanac
Current data on all branches of the U.S. armed forces.
EconData.Net
Links to over 1,000 sources of data on economic and social issues.
FBI Uniform Crime Reports
Nationwide crime data based on reports from law enforcement agencies around the country.
FedStats
Centralized site with comprehensive links to statistical data compiled by the federal government on all subjects.
Kids Count
Compilation of census data on children’s well-being.
Life Expectancy – Administration on Aging
Links to statistical sites on longevity for actuarial research. Also see the IRS Actuarial Values Book Aleph’s Table 90CM for life expectancies of various ages.
National Center for Education Statistics
Data from the primary federal agency for the compilation of education statistics.
National Center for Health Statistics
Clearinghouse for health statistics including data on births, deaths, marriage, divorce, and disease plus a publication that lists state contacts for vital records.
State Data Center
Excellent Census Bureau gateway to Federal statistics broken down by geographic area (states, metro areas, counties, cities) on such categories as population/housing and business/industry.
Statistical Publications & Datasets
Subscription-based index to local, national, and international statistics. Available only at the Main Library in the Information and Reference Department.
U.S. Census Bureau
Official site offering comprehensive coverage of economic and demographic data.
U.S. Census Bureau - Statistical Abstracts
Statistical Abstract data ranging from the most recent edition to historical abstracts compiled throughout the decades.

State

Office of Research (Ohio Development Services Agency)
Online reports documenting major Ohio employers, industries, county profiles and foreign corporations in Ohio. Also includes population and demographic statistics.

Local

Hamilton County Data Center
Source for demographic and economic statistical reports on the Tri-State region, including demographic data for Cincinnati neighborhoods.
Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission - Profiles and Comparisons, Public School Districts
Profiles contain proficiency test pass rates, enrollment trends, demographic, fiscal, and staff data. Comparisons include student to teacher ratios, student attendance rates, revenue per pupil, expediture per pupil, dropout rates, and proficiency test pass rates.
OKI Regional Council of Governments
Data for Cincinnati TriState area on land use, transportation systems, and regional economic development. Numerous maps on demographic and economic features of the region, such as transportation patterns, land use, and population.
Social Areas of Cincinnati
Website based on the book, The Social Areas of Cincinnati (4th edition) covering 30 years of data on Cincinnati neighborhoods, 1970-2000.