Census BriefsData on topics of current interest presented in narrative style and accompanied by charts and tables. Useful for economic and demographic information.
FactfindersTopical documents delineating the range of census materials available on a given subject, with suggestions for use.
Statistical AbstractsComprehensive collections of statistics on the social, political and economic organization of the United States. Published by the Census Bureau through 2011 and subsequently by Proquest. NOTE: To access the most current data, please refer either to the organizations cited in the source notes for each table of the Statistical Abstract or to the most recent Proquest Statistical Abstract, which may be found at the library's reference desk.
Key publications from the U.S. Census:
AudioOfficial audio files from the Census Bureau, including "Profile America," a daily series of bite-sized statistics, placing current data in a historical context.
BlogsCensus bureau staff discuss topics of interest.
Fact SheetsCensus topics at a glance, published in multiple languages.
Geographic Reference FilesGeographic Reference Files are documents that list codes for geographic entities. These include Relationship Files, Gazetteer Files, Block Assignment Files, and Tally Files.
PhotosOfficial operations, activities and stock photos released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
VideoOfficial Census Bureau videos about latest projects, events and activities.
Working PapersU.S. Census Bureau "Working Papers" have not undergone the review and editorial process generally accorded official Census Bureau publications. These working papers are intended to make results of Census Bureau research available to others and to encourage discussion on a variety of topics.