DEMOGRAPHICS AND MARKET RESEARCH
This is the leading online source for small business statistics, including financial ratios, benchmarks, and information as specific as the safest and riskiest types of small businesses.
The U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site contains news releases as well as statistics on the buying habits of American consumers.
Labor Market Information
Maintained by the State of California, this is a county-by-county compilation of labor market information; the data elements include occupations with the fastest job growth, current unemployment rates, and population size.
Subject Index A-Z - U. S. Census
Maintained by the U.S. Census Bureau, this is the quickest way to obtain specific information on demographics.
The summary profiles by county and by state from the U.S. Census display frequently–requested demographic facts.