U.S. Statistical Agencies
The U.S. government has several agencies dedicated exclusively to compiling statistics.
Additional Sources for Government Statistics
The sole purpose of the agencies above is to collect data and statistics related to their mission. However, many government agencies collect statistics at some level. You can either go directly to the agency's website or use one of the sources listed below.
Evaluating Statistical Information
Not all statistics are created equal. When looking at statistics, keep these criteria in mind.