Library Skills via Hip-Hop & Popular Culture: Statistics Online--selected websites

Datasets

Crime in the United Status
http://www.fbi.gov/ucr/ucr.htm

Information by Zip Code
http://library.csun.edu/mfinley/zipstats.html

Drug Statistics
http://www.drugabusestatistics.samhsa.gov/

County and City Books
http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/ccdb

 

 

 

 


Government Sites

U.S. Census Bureau
POVERTY

http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/poverty.html

FedStats

http://www.fedstats.gov/

California Crime Data
http://ag.ca.gov/crime.php

 

America's Children: Indicators of Well-Being, 2009 

http://www.childstats.gov/

Bureau of Justice Statistics
http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/

 

 

 

Think Tanks

Latino Issues Forum
http://www.lif.org/

Tomas Rivera Institute
http://www.trpi.org/

Julian Samora Research Institute

http://www.jsri.msu.edu/
Center for the Study of Inequality
http://inequality.cornell.edu/
The Sentencing Project
http://www.sentencingproject.org/template/index.cfm