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Historical Statistics of the United States

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Press
Earliest time to 2005
Frequency of Updates:
Not yet known

HSUS provides quantitative facts about the U.S. and its states and territories. It expands and revises information provided in Historical Statistics of the U.S., previously produced by the U.S. Bureau of the Census (1949, 1960, and 1975).  Footnotes and explanatory information provide instructional information about the data and sources of the data. Data is downloadable in Excel or CSV. Users may create custom tables. Product is searchable.

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Print-only copy permitted
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Malcomb, J.
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Statistical Resources
  • Criminal Justice
  • Government Information: U.S. Federal Documents
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • European Studies
  • American Studies
  • History
  • Global Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

United States--Statistics--History.
United States--Population--Statistics--History.
United States--Census--History.