Statistical Abstract of the United States : Summary of statistics on social, political, and economic characteristics of the United States that has been published by the Census Bureau since 1878. These volumes include data from the Census Bureau and many other federal agencies and private organizations.
DataFerrett : A data mining tool that accesses data stored in TheDataWeb through the internet. It allows you to create your own data tables or extractions using an interactive tool.
CPS Table Creator : Web page that gives you the ability to create limited customized tables from the Current Population Survey's Annual Social and Economic Supplement.
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National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) : Located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. Includes annual reports on The Condition of Education and The Digest of Education Statistics, tables, figures, and data tools.
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) : International organization that provides comparable statistics on economic and social characteristics across countries. Includes information on educational attainment for the United States and more than 30 other countries.
National Science Foundation (NSF): Federal agency created to promote advancement in science and engineering. Includes statistics on education in the fields of science and engineering in the United States.