Statistical Abstract of the United States

Use this resource to find:

  • What are the ten largest cities, by population, in the United States?
  • How much money do the different Federal agencies spend each year?
  • What state has the highest literacy rate?

The Statistical Abstract of the United States is an annual collection of data, statistics, and demographic information from a variety of government and private sources.  It includes facts about the economy, energy usage, the labor force, consumer prices, the population of places, and much more.   The Statistical Abstract has been published annually since 1878; older editions are available for download as well.

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