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Economic
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
BEA's national, regional, and international economic accounts present basic information on such key issues as U.S. economic growth, regional economic development, and the Nation's position in the world economy.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Data (BLS)
Find timeseries data on such topics as employment and employment; services and living conditions; compensation and working conditions; and productivity and technology.

County and City Data Books
This resource provides WWW access to the electronic versions of the 1988 and 1994 County and City Data Books. This service provides the opportunity to create custom printouts and/or customized data subsets.

County Business Patterns, 1977-1995
The County Business Patterns data base provides county, state, and national level business data from 1977 to the most recent year available. Statistics include number of establishments, payroll (annual and 1st quarter), number of employees, and number of establishments by size class for 2 digit SIC industry groupings. The data is collected annually by the Bureau of the Census.

Data Extraction System (DES)
The Data Extraction System is a tool for extracting records (rows) and fields (columns) from very large, public-information, data files (for example: survey and census records.) The system produces custom extracts in selectable data file formats (not meant for humans to read) which, when processed, can then be picked up at the Census Bureau's FTP site.

EconData
Several hundred thousand economic time series, produced by a number U.S. Government agencies and distributed in a variety of formats and media, can be found here.

Economic Information Systems, Inc.
This resource provides free analysis of economic conditions and trends for the nation, all 50 states, and 60 metro areas- with data and charts that may be downloaded for use in your own applications and reports.

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
FRED provides historical U.S. economic and financial data, including daily U.S. interest rates, monetary and business indicators, exchange rates, balance of payments and regional economic data for Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee.

Financial Data Finder (FDA)
Financial Data Finder is a collection of references to web sites devoted to various areas of finance. It is targeted to the needs of researchers and students.

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IUPMS)
Census microdata for social and economic research.

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloadable economic datasets.

National Income and Products Accounts (NIPA)
National income and product accounts (NIPA) show the value and composition of the Nation's output and the distribution of incomes generated in its production.

Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)
The PSID is a longitudinal survey of a representative sample of US individuals and the families in which they reside.

Record of American Democracy, 1984-1990
The Record Of American Democracy (ROAD) data includes election returns, socioeconomic summaries, and demographic measures of the American public at unusually low levels of geographic aggregation.

Social Indicators of Development
"Social Indicators of Development" contains the World Bank's most detailed data collection for assessing human welfare to provide a picture of the social effects of economic development. Data are presented for over 170 economies, omitting only those for which data are inadequate.