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Statistics: Articles and Books
Journal and newspaper articles often yield timely statistics. Try searching an article database when seeking facts, data, and statistics.
Statista.com is a statistics portal that integrates data on over 80.000 topics from over 18.000 sources onto a single platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista.com provides companies, business customers, research institutions, and the academic community with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets.
Hundreds of the Library's reference and circulating books and ebooks contain current and historical statistics. To find them:
Do a Keyword search, using a word or phrase describing the kind of statistics you want combined with the word STATISTICS. To limit geographically, add the name of a region. For example: MARYLAND STATISTICS
Also find statistics by matching your keyword(s) with one of these words: ENCYCLOPEDIAS, HANDBOOKS, OPINION POLLS, PUBLIC OPINION, or SURVEYS