Economic data on the business cycle, labor demand and trends, and several barometers of consumer and business confidence - including the widely quoted Consumer Confidence Index and the Leading Economic Indicators.
Available from April 1995 forward, this monthly compilation is prepared for the Joint Economic Committee by the Council of Economic Advisors and provides economic information on prices, wages, production, business activity, purchasing power, credit, money and Federal finance
Data Planet contains over 10,000 data series—or single data measures over time about U.S. geographies—across 15 high-interest research areas. The data series span as far back as 1969, and are updated on a timely basis in accordance with the collection and publication schedules of original sources. Detailed source information, with links where applicable, are provided for every data series.
Statistical Sources Include:
American Medical Association
Americans for the Arts
Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Monthly report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis complies many popular economic and business statistics, including much of the data in Economic Indicators (above) in more detail, and some data for regions and states. [also in print Ref H 1 S8]
Popular annual statistical volume on all topics includes all major economic statistics. Use older volumes to get older statistics. Also in print: [also in print HA 202 U6 (current at Ref Desk, older in main stacks)