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Statistics - How to Find and Understand Them

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Statistical Abstract of the United States

Statistics in Magazines & Newspapers

Gale databases are rich in periodicals that have statistics.

Tip: Click the Subject Guide Search tab and enter your topic.  Subject headings have Subdivisions that may include Statistics.

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Statistics Web Sites

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