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This bibliography from an appendix in the Statistical Abstract of the United States includes the most recent statistical abstracts for states published since 1997 plus those that will be issued in late 2005. For some states, a near equivalent has been listed in substitution for, or in addition to, a statistical abstract. All sources contain statistical tables on a variety of subjects for the state as a whole, its component parts, or both. The page counts given for publications are approximate. Internet sites also contain statistical data.
University of Alabama
Center for Business and Economic Research
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0221
205-348-6191; Fax: 205-348-2951
Economic Abstract of Alabama, 2000.
Alabama Economic Outlook, 2005. Revised annually.
Department of Community and Economic Development
Division of Community Advocacy
550 W. 7th Avenue, Suite 1770
Anchorage, AK 99501-2341
907-269-4580; Fax: 907-269-4539
The Alaska Economic Performance Report, 2004. Online.
Economic and Business Research,
University of Arizona
McClelland Hall, Rm. 103
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, AZ 85721-0108
520-621-2155; Fax 520-621-2150
Arizona Statistical Abstract, 2003.
Arizona’s Economy. Quarterly newsletter.
Arizona Economic Indicators. Semi annual. Online.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Institute for Economic Advancement,
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204
501-569-8519; Fax: 501-569-8538
Arkansas State and County Economic Data, 2003. Revised annually.
Arkansas Personal Income Handbook, 2003.
Arkansas Statistical Abstract, 2004. Revised biennially
Department of Finance
915 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
California Statistical Abstract, 2004. Annual. Online only.
University of Colorado
184 UCB, 1720 Pleasant St.
Boulder, CO 80309-0184
Colorado by the Numbers. Online only.
Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development
505 Hudson St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Connecticut Town Profiles, 2003-2004.
Delaware Economic Development Office
99 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901
302-739-4271; Fax: 302-739-2028
Delaware Statistical Overview, 2002-2003.
Business Resource Center
John A. Wilson Building
1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Market Facts and Statistics. Online only.
University of Florida
Bureau of Economic and Business Research
P.O. Box 117145
221 Matherly Hall
352-392-0171, ext. 219
Florida Statistical Abstract, 2004. 38th ed. Annual. Also available on CD-ROM.
Florida County Perspective, 2004. One profile for each county. Annual. Also available on CD-ROM.
Florida County Rankings, 2004. 11th edition. Annual. Also available on CD-ROM.
University of Georgia
Selig Center for Economic Growth
Terry College of Business
Athens, GA 30602-6269
Georgia Statistical Abstract, 2004-05.
University of Georgia
Center for Agribusiness and Economic Development
301 Lumpkin House
Athens, GA 30602-7509
706-542-8938 or 706-542-0760
The Georgia County Guide, 2004. Annual.
Hawaii State Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism
Research and Economic Analysis Division,
Statistics and Data Support Branch
P.O. Box 2359
Honolulu, HI 96804
The State of Hawaii Data Book 2003: A Statistical Abstract. Annual.
Commerce & Labor
700 West State St.
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0093
County Profiles of Idaho, 2003. Online.
Idaho Community Profiles, 2003. Online
Profile of Rural Idaho, 1999.
Institute of Government and Public Affairs
1007 W. Nevada St.
Urbana, IL 61801
Illinois Statistical Abstract, 2004. Online only.
Indiana Business Research Center
Kelley School of Business
1275 E. 10th St.
Bloomington, IN 47405
STATS Indiana. Online only.
Office of Social and Economic Trend Analysis
303 East Hall
Ames, IA 50010-1070
515-294-9903; Fax: 515-294-0592
Iowa by the Numbers, 2004. CD-ROM.
State Library of Iowa
State Data Center
Ola Babcock Miller Building
East 12th and Grand
Des Moines, IA 50319
800-248-4483; Fax: 515-242-6543
The University of Kansas
Policy Research Institute
1541 Lilac Lane
607 Blake Hall
Lawrence, KS 66044-3177
785-864-3701; Fax: 785-864-3683
Kansas Statistical Abstract, 2003. 38th ed. Online only.
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
Division of Research
300 West Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601
Kentucky Deskbook of Economic Statistics. Online only.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe
700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209
Louisiana Electronic Assistance Program. Online only.
Louisiana State Census Data Center
Office of Electronic Services
P.O. Box 94095
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9095
225-219-4025; Fax: 225-219-4027
Maine State Planning Office
#38 State House Station
184 State St.
Augusta, ME 04333
800-662-4545; Fax: 207-287-6489
Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI)
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-7097
410-704-7374; Fax: 410-704-4115
Maryland Statistical Abstract, 2003.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
250 Washington St., 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Instant Topics. Online only.
Michigan Economic Development Corporation
300 North Washington Square
Lansing, MI 48913
Economic Profiler. Online only.
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
1st National Bank Building
332 Minnesota St., Ste. E200
Saint Paul, MN 55101-1351
Compare Minnesota: Profiles of Minnesota’s Economy & Population, 2002-2003.
State Demographic Center
650 Cedar St.
Saint Paul, MN 55155
Mississippi State University
College of Business and Industry
Division of Research
P.O. Box 5288
Mississippi State, MS 39762
662-325-3817; Fax 662-325-8686
Mississippi Statistical Abstract, 2003.
University of Missouri
Economic and Policy Analysis Research Center
10 Professional Building
Columbia, MO 65211
573-882-4805; Fax: 573-882-5563
Statistical Abstract for Missouri, 2003. Biennial. Online only.
Census and Economic Information Center
Montana Department of Commerce
301 S. Park
P.O. Box 200505
Helena, MT 59620-0505
Nebraska Department of Economic Development
P.O. Box 94666
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509-4666
800-426-6505; Fax 402-471-3788
The Nebraska Databook. Online only
Department of Administration
Budget and Planning Division
209 East Musser Street, Suite 200
Carson City, NV 89701
775-684-0222; Fax: 775-684-0260
Nevada Statistical Abstract, 2004. Online only.
New Hampshire Office of Energy and Planning
57 Regional Drive, Suite 3
Concord, NH 03301-8519
603-271-2155; Fax 603-271-2615
New Jersey State Data Center
NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development
P.O. Box 388
Trenton, NJ 08625-0388
609-984-2595; Fax: 609-984-6833
Labor Market Information. Online only.
University of New Mexico
Bureau of Business and Economic Research
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
505-277-2216; Fax 505-277-7066
New Mexico Business, Current Economic Report. Monthly.
FOR-UNM Bulletin. Quarterly.
Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
411 State St.
Albany, NY 12203-1003
518-443-5522; Fax: 518-443-5788
New York State Statistical Yearbook, 2004. 29th ed.
Office of Governor
Office of State Budget and Management
116 West Jones St.
Raleigh, NC 27603-8005
919-733-7061; Fax 919-733-0640
How North Carolina Ranks, 2004. Online only.
University of North Dakota
Bureau of Business and Economic Research
P.O. Box 8369
Grand Forks, ND 58202
800-225-5863; Fax 701-777-3365
North Dakota Statistical Abstract. Online only.
Office of Strategic Research
Ohio Department of Development
P.O. Box 1001
Columbus, OH 43216-1001
Research products and services. Updated continuously.
Ohio County Profiles. Updated periodically.
Ohio County Indicators. Updated periodically.
University of Oklahoma
Center for Economic and Management Research
Michael F. Price College of Business
307 West Brooks Room 3
Norman, OK 73019
Oklahoma Statistical Abstract, 2001.
Secretary of State
800 Summer Street, NE
Salem, OR 97310
503-373-0701; Fax: 503-378-4118
Oregon Blue Book, 2005-2006. Biennial.
Pennsylvania State Data Center
Institute of State and Regional Affairs
Penn State Harrisburg
777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057-4898
717-948-6336; Fax: 717-948-6754
Pennsylvania Statistical Abstract, 2004.
Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation
1 West Exchange Street
Providence, RI 02903
RI Data Bank. Online only.
Budget and Control Board
Office of Research and Statistics
1919 Blanding St.
Columbia, SC 29201
South Carolina Statistical Abstract, 2005.
South Dakota State Data Center,
Business Research Bureau
The University of South Dakota
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069
605-677-5287; Fax: 605-677-5427
2004 South Dakota Community Abstracts.
College of Business Administration
The University of Tennessee
Temple Court Suite 100
804 Volunteer Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37996-4334
865-974-5441; Fax: 865-974-3100
Tennessee Statistical Abstract, 2003. Biennial.
Dallas Morning News
P.O. Box 655237
Dallas, TX 75265-5237
Texas Almanac, 2004-2005.
Texas State Data Center and Office of the State Demographer
Institute for Demographic and Socioeconomic Research
University of Texas at San Antonio
6900 North Loop, 1604 West
San Antonio 78249-0704
210-458-6543; Fax 210-458-6541
Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget
Demographic & Economic Analysis
State Capitol Complex, Suite 210, East Office Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2210
801-538-1027; Fax: 801-538-1547
2005 Economic Report to the Governor. Annual.
Utah Data Guide Newsletter. Quarterly.
Department of Employment and Training
Labor Market Information
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, VT 05601-0488
802-828-4202; Fax: 802-828-4050
Vermont Economic-Demographic Profile, 2005. Annual.
Weldon Cooper Center
P.O. Box 400206
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4206
434-982-5582; Fax: 434-982-4596
Virginia Statistical Abstract. Online only.
Washington State Office of Financial Management
P.O. Box 43113
Olympia, WA 98504-3113
Washington State Data Book, 2003. Biennial.
West Virginia University
College of Business and Economics
Bureau of Business and Economic Research
P.O. Box 6025
Morgantown, WV 26506-6025
304-293-7835; Fax: 304-293-5652
2004 West Virginia County Data Profiles. Annual.
West Virginia Economic Outlook, 2005. Annual.
Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau
P.O. Box 2037
Madison, WI 53701-2037
2003-2004 Wisconsin Blue Book. Biennial.
Department of Administration and Information
Economic Analysis Division
1807 Capitol Avenue, Suite 206
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0060
307-777-7504; Fax: 307-632-1819
The Equality State Almanac, 2002.