Introducing a new way to navigate by topics. Access the latest news, data, publications and more around topics of interest.
Our population statistics cover age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, migration, ancestry, language use, veterans, as well as population estimates and projections.
This section provides information on a range of educational topics, from educational attainment and school enrollment to school districts, costs and financing.
We measure the state of the nations workforce, including employment and unemployment levels, weeks and hours worked, occupations, and commuting.
Our statistics highlight trends in household and family composition, describe characteristics of the residents of housing units, and show how they are related.
Health statistics on insurance coverage, disability, fertility and other health issues are increasingly important in measuring the nation's overall well-being.
We measure the housing and construction industry, track homeownership rates, and produce statistics on the physical and financial characteristics of our homes.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official source for U.S. export and import statistics and regulations governing the reporting of exports from the U.S.
The U.S. Census Bureau provides data for the Federal, state and local governments as well as voting, redistricting, apportionment and congressional affairs.
Search an alphabetical index of keywords and phrases to access Census Bureau statistics, publications, products, services, data, and data tools.
Geography provides the framework for Census Bureau survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination.
Geography is central to the work of the Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination.
Find resources on how to use geographic data and products with statistical data, educational blog postings, and presentations.
The Geographic Support System Initiative will integrate improved address coverage, spatial feature updates, and enhanced quality assessment and measurement.
Work with interactive mapping tools from across the Census Bureau.
Find geographic data and products such as Shapefiles, KMLs, TIGERweb, boundary files, geographic relationship files, and reference and thematic maps.
Metropolitan and micropolitan areas are geographic entities used by Federal statistical agencies in collecting, tabulating, and publishing Federal statistics.
Find information about specific partnership programs and learn more about our partnerships with other organizations.
Definitions of geographic terms, why geographic areas are defined, and how the Census Bureau defines geographic areas.
We conduct research on geographic topics such as how to define geographic areas and how geography changes over time.
Visit our library of Census Bureau multimedia files. Collection formats include audio, video, mobile apps, images, and publications.
Official audio files from the Census Bureau, including "Profile America," a daily series of bite-sized statistics, placing current data in a historical context.
Infographics include information on the Census Bureau's history of data collection, our nation's veterans and the American Community Survey.
Stock photos that illustrate official Census Bureau operations and activities.
Read briefs and reports from Census Bureau experts.
Watch Census Bureau vignettes, testimonials, and video files.
Read research analyses from Census Bureau experts.
Access data through products and tools including data visualizations, mobile apps, interactive web apps and other software.
Developer portal to access services and documentation for the Census Bureau's APIs.
Explore Census Bureau data on your mobile device with interactive tools.
Find a multitude of DVDs, CDs and publications in print by topic.
These external sites provide more data.
Download extraction tools to help you get the in-depth data you need.
Learn more about our data from this collection of e-tutorials, presentations, webinars and other training materials. Sign up for training sessions.
Explore Census data with interactive visualizations covering a broad range of topics.
Learn how we serve the public as the most reliable source of data about the nation's people and economy.
Information about the U.S. Census Bureau.
Information about what we do at the U.S. Census Bureau.
Our researchers explore innovative ways to conduct surveys, increase respondent participation, reduce costs, and improve accuracy.
Our surveys provide periodic and comprehensive statistics about the nation, critical for government programs, policies, and decisionmaking.
Learn about other opportunities to collaborate with us.
Explore the rich historical background of an organization with roots almost as old as the nation.
Explore prospective positions available at the U.S. Census Bureau.
Information about the current field vacancies available at the U.S. Census Bureau Regional Offices.
Discover the latest in Census Bureau data releases, reports, and events.
The Census Bureau's Director writes on how we measure America's people, places and economy.
Find interesting and quirky statistics regarding national celebrations and major events.
Profile America is a daily, 60-second feature that uses interesting vignettes for that day to highlight information collected by the Census Bureau.
Find media toolkits, advisories, and all the latest Census news.
See what's coming up in releases and reports.
This section presents statistics on the labor force; its distribution by occupation and industry affiliation; and the supply of, demand for, and conditions of labor.
Tables for Labor Force, Employment, and Earnings Section [PDF 1.8M]
627 - Annual Total Compensation and Wages and Salary Accruals Per Full-Time Equivalent Employee by Industry: 2000 to 2003 [Excel 19k]
628 - Average Hourly Earnings by Private Industry Group: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
629 - Mean Hourly Earnings and Weekly Hours by Selected Characteristics: 2003 [Excel 39k]
630 - Average Annual Wage by State: 2002 and 2003 [Excel 23k]
631 - Employment and Wages: 1995 to 2003 [Excel 25k]
632 - Full-Time Wage and Salary Workers-Number and Earnings: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 23k]
633 - Workers With Earnings by Occupation of Longest Held Job and Sex: 2003 [Excel 17k]
634 - Employment Cost Index (ECI), Total Compensation by Occupation and Industry: 1985 to 2004 [Excel 22k]
635 - Federal Minimum Wage Rates: 1950 to 2000 [Excel 16k]
636 - Workers Paid Hourly Rates by Selected Characteristics: 2004 [Excel 22k]
589 - Employed Civilians and Weekly Hours: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
590 - Persons at Work by Hours Worked: 2004 [Excel 19k]
591 - Persons With a Job, But Not at Work: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
592 - Class of Worker by Sex and Selected Characteristic: 2004 [Excel 17k]
593 - Self-Employed Workers by Industry and Occupation: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
594 - Persons Doing Job-Related Work at Home: 2001 [Excel 30k]
595 - Persons on Flexible Schedules: 2004 [Excel 19k]
596 - Persons on Shift Schedules: 2004 [Excel 19k]
597 - Multiple Jobholders: 2004 [Excel 20k]
598 - Average Number of Jobs Held From Ages 18 to 38: 1978 to 2002 [Excel 18k]
599 - Distribution of Workers by Tenure With Current Employer: 2004 [Excel 22k]
600 - Part-Time Workers by Reason: 2004 [Excel 18k]
601 - Displaced Workers by Selected Characteristics: 2004 [Excel 18k]
604 - Employed Civilians by Occupation, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 2004 [Excel 56k]
605 - Employed Civilians by Occupation: 2003 [Excel 24k]
607 - Occupations of the Employed by Selected Characteristics: 2004 [Excel 18k]
608 - Employment by Industry: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 21k]
637 - Employer Costs for Employee Compensation Per Hour Worked: 2004 [Excel 24k]
638 - Employees With Employer- or Union-Provided Pension Plans or Group Health Plans: 2001 [Excel 19k]
639 - Percent of Workers With Access to Selected Employee Benefits in Private Industry: 2004 [Excel 31k]
577 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates With Projections: 1980 to 2012 [Excel 23k]
606 - Employment Projections by Occupation: 2002 and 2012 [Excel 25k]
609 - Employment Projections by Industry: 2002 to 2012 [Excel 23k]
618 - Nonfarm Establishments-Employees, Hours, and Earnings by Industry: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 24k]
619 - Employees in Nonfarm Establishments-States: 2004 [Excel 54k]
620 - Nonfarm Industries-Employees and Earnings: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 64k]
621 - Private Sector Job Gains and Losses: 1992 to 2004 [Excel 21k]
640 - Workers Killed or Disabled on the Job: 1970 to 2003 [Excel 34k]
641 - Worker Deaths, Injuries, and Production Time Lost: 1995 to 2003 [Excel 30k]
642 - Industries With the Highest Total Case Incidence Rates for Nonfatal Injuries and Illnesses: 2003 [Excel 59k]
643 - Nonfatal Occupational Injury and Illness Incidence Rates: 2003 [Excel 24k]
644 - Fatal Work Injuries by Event or Exposure: 2003 [Excel 21k]
645 - Fatal Occupational Injuries by Industry and Event or Exposure: 2003 [Excel 36k]
577 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates With Projections: 1980 to 2012 [Excel 23k]
578 - Employment Status of the Civilian Population by Sex, Race, and Ethnicity: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 26k]
579 - Civilian Labor Force-Percent Distribution by Sex and Age: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 19k]
580 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates by Educational Attainment, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1992 to 2004 [Excel 23k]
581 - Characteristics of the Civilian Labor Force by State: 2004 [Excel 24k]
582 - Civilian Labor Force by Selected Metropolitan Area: 2004 [Excel 20k]
583 - School Enrollment and Labor Force Status: 1990 and 2004 [Excel 19k]
584 - Labor Force Participation Rates by Marital Status, Sex, and Age: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 22k]
585 - Marital Status of Women in the Civilian Labor Force: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
586 - Employment Status of Women by Marital Status and Presence and Age of Children: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 22k]
587 - Labor Force Participation Rates for Wives, Husband Present by Age of Own Youngest Child: 1975 to 2004 [Excel 17k]
588 - Married Couples by Labor Force Status of Spouse: 1986 to 2004 [Excel 24k]
602 - Labor Force Status of Persons With a Work Disability by Age: 2004 [Excel 16k]
603 - Persons Not in the Labor Force: 2004 [Excel 18k]
576 - Employment Status of the Civilian Population: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
622 - Annual Indexes of Output Per Hour for Selected NAICS Industries: 1987 to 2003 [Excel 58k]
623 - Productivity and Related Measures: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 40k]
624 - Employed Persons Using Computers at Work by Sex and Occupation: 2001 [Excel 35k]
625 - Average Hours Per Day Worked by Employed Persons: 2003 [Excel 24k]
626 - Adults in Selected Work-Related Informal Learning Activities: 2000-2001 [Excel 18k]
610 - Uemployed Workers-Summary: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 25]
611 - Unemployed Jobseekers', Job Search Activities: 2004 [Excel 24k]
612 - Unemployed Persons by Sex and Reason: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
613 - Unemployment Rates by Industry, 2000 to 2004, and by Sex, 2000 and 2004 [Excel 20k]
614 - Unemployment by Occupation, 2000 to 2004, and by Sex, 2004 [Excel 22k]
615 - Unemployed and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1992 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
616 - Unemployed Persons by Reason of Unemployment: 2004 [Excel 18k]
617 - Total Unemployed and Insured Unemployed by State: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 28k]
646 - Work Stoppages: 1960 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
647 - Labor Union Membership by Sector: 1983 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
648 - Union Members by Selected Characteristics: 2004 [Excel 23k]
649 - Labor Union Membership by State: 1983 and 2004 [Excel 24k]
[Excel] or the letters [xls] indicate a document is in the Microsoft® Excel® Spreadsheet Format (XLS). To view the file, you will need the Microsoft® Excel® Viewer available for free from Microsoft®.