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Demographics, Data & Statistics: A Guide

U.S. and international sources to current and historical demographics and population statistics, economic and financial statistics, and government data and statistics.

What are "Demographics"?


Demography
is defined as the statistical study of human populations, especially with reference to size and density, distribution, and vital statistics (births, marriages, deaths, etc.).

Listed on this page are primary demographic and population resources available on the web, and through the Tulane Libraries.

General U.S Demographic & Population Data

International Demographic & Population Data

Statistics & Data for the Social Sciences