Includes historic and contemporary statistics and data on religious congregations within the U.S. and abroad. Also includes poll data on attitudes towards social issues such as abortion, pre-marital sexuality and same-sex marriage.
Covers 17th to 21st centuries, depending upon topic. Expands and revises information provided in U.S. Census Bureau edition of this work. Use to create customized tables, graphs and spreadsheets that are downloadable in Excel or CSV.
NCES provides access to data from numerous surveys and studies and produces several valuable annual reports on education statistics in the United States. This is an excellent resource for discovering demographic statistics on specific schools or regions, school violence statistics, high school retention rates, and statistical projections regarding the state of education in the US.
The Digest of Education Statistics is a compilation of statistics regarding all levels of American education. This site contains the full digest for the years 1990 to the present. Older versions of the Digest of Education Statistics are available in print at the library. Consult the library catalog for details regarding location and the editions held within the collection.