Not sure where to look for US government statistics? The following article highlights various resources with detailed information about their contents. Many of them are listed on the right.
Hartsell-Gundy, Jeffrey. "Finding Government Statistics on the Internet: A Compendium of Major Sources." College & Research Libraries News 75.3 (2014): 148-52. Association of College & Research Libraries, Mar. 2014. Web. 19 Mar. 2014.
Some recent new items from the U.S. Census bureau, the federal agency charged with gathering statitistics about America and Americans.
Since the Statistical Abstract of the United States ceased publication in 2011, those seeking statistical information from the US government must go directly to the many agencies that compile this information. Below is a listing of the major federal agencies that collect statistical data. It is by no means a complete list.