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Dating from 1840, the Census is conducted every five years since 1920 and provides a detailed picture of U.S. farms and ranches and the people who operate them. It is the only source of uniform, comprehensive agricultural data for every state and county in the United States.

Annual compilation of criminal justice statistics from more than 200 sources. Data on corrections, courts, finance, judges, law enforcement, public opinion on crime and criminal justice system, arrests and seizures, courts, prosecution, sentencing, parole, jails, prisons and death penalty.

Annual publication of data regarding incidents, offenses, victims, and offenders in reported crimines that were motivated in whole or in part by a bias against the victim’s perceived race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.

Statistics on consumer credit outstanding, factors affecting reserve balances, industrial production and capacity utilization, and money stock measures. Also includes statistics on bank assets and liabilities, business finance, exchange rates and international data, flow of funds accounts, household finance, industrial activity, interest rates, and money stock and reserve balances.

The Facts & Figures section has American colleges and universities statistics on students, faculty, administrators, athletics, institutions, and their resources. Among the statistics are salaries, tuition, enrollment, institutions’ expenditure and endowment. Includes the annual publication Almanac of Higher Education.

These tables are a section within each year’s Budget of the United States Government. Annual statistics start as early as 1901. These tables provide data on budget receipts, outlays, surpluses or deficits, Federal debt, and Federal employment covering much longer time periods than those covered by similar tables in other budget documents. The data in each volume and all other historical data in the budget documents have been made consistent with the concepts and presentation used in that year’s budget so the data series are comparable over time.

Data on alcohol topics including: amounts and patterns of alcohol consumption; alcohol dependence or abuse; consequences of alcohol consumption; trends on per capita alcohol consumption; alcohol-related hospital discharges; liver cirrhosis mortality; and alcohol-related fatal traffic crashes.

• Smoking – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Tobacco Information and Prevention Source; Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Statistics; National Center for Health Statistics: Smoking

• OSHA Weekly report of Fatalities, Catastophies, and Other Events: This table provides links to regional totals and incident summaries for Fiscal Year 2012 incidents. A link below the table to the "Archives page" provides data from Fiscal Years 2009 – 2011.

Statistics and reports on children and families, including: family and social environment, economic circumstances, health care, physical environment and safety, behavior, education and health. The Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics (Forum) is a collection of 22 Federal government agencies involved in research and activities related to children and families.

Data on transportation and the economy, transportation safety, transportation’s impact on energy and the environment, passenger and freight activity, and transportation and trade among Canada, the United States and Mexico, both within individual countries and between the countries.