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Annual Survey of Manufacturers (ASM)

Presents manufacturing establishment statistics for industry groups and industries from the Annual Survey of Manufactures (ASM). Estimates are based on reports from a representative sample of manufacturing establishments. The tables provide estimates for employment, plant hours, payrolls, value added by manufacture, capital expenditures, cost of materials, inventories, value of industry shipments, and fuels and electric energy consumed for most manufacturing industries.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Bureau of Economic Analysis

BEA produces economic accounts statistics that enable government and business decision-makers, researchers, and the American public to follow and understand the performance of the Nation's economy. To do this, BEA collects source data, conducts research and analysis, develops and implements estimation methodologies, and disseminates statistics to the public.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Commerce

Construction Statistics

On a monthly basis tracks the numbers of housing units authorized by permits, started, sold or completed, and measures the dollar value of all construction put in place each month, tracks residential construction in 30 metropolitan areas across the country each quarter, and the sales of new one-family houses in those areas each year.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Consumer Price Indexes (CPI)

The Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) program produces monthly data on changes in the prices paid by urban consumers for a representative basket of goods and services.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Labor

County Business Patterns

Annual series that provides subnational economic data by industry. The series is useful for studying the economic activity of small areas; analyzing economic changes over time; and as a benchmark for statistical series, surveys, and databases between economic censuses. Businesses use the data for analyzing market potential, measuring the effectiveness of sales and advertising programs, setting sales quotas, and developing budgets. Government agencies use the data for administration and planning.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Current Industrial Reports (CIR)

Provides monthly, quarterly, and annual measures of industrial activity. The primary objective of the CIR program is to produce timely, accurate data on production and shipments of selected products.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Economic Census

The Economic Census profiles American business every 5 years, from the national to the local level.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

FedStats

FedStats is the window on the full range of official statistical information available to the public from the Federal Government. Use the Internets powerful linking and searching capabilities to track economic and population trends, education, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign trade, energy use, farm production, and more. Access official statistics collected and published by more than 100 Federal agencies without having to know in advance which agency produces them.

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  • Provided by: Fedstats.gov

FRED: Federal Reserve Economic Data

Federal Reserve Economic Data, FRED is an online database consisting of more than 148,000 economic data time series from 59 national, international, public, and private sources.

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  • Provided by: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

International Trade Administration

The Trade Information Center (TIC) is a comprehensive resource for information on all U.S. Federal Government export assistance programs. The Center is operated by the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce for the 20 federal agencies comprising the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC). These agencies are responsible for managing the U.S. Government's export promotion programs and activities.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Commerce

National Statistical Agencies

Links from the United States Census Bureau web site to sources for international statistics. Listing is alphabetical by country.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Producer Price Index

The Producer Price Index (PPI) program measures the average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output. The prices included in the PPI are from the first commercial transaction for many products and some services.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Labor

Retail and Wholesale Trade

This report contains estimates of annual sales, per capita sales, gross margins, monthly and year-end inventories, sales/inventory ratios, merchandise purchased, gross margin/sales ratios, and accounts receivable balances for the U.S. by kind of business.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

Service Annual Survey

Measures the total output of most of these service industries: Transportation and Warehousing; Information; Finance and Insurance; Real Estate and Rental and Leasing; Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services; Administration and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services; Health Care and Social Assistance; Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation; and Other Services.

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  • Provided by: United States Census Bureau

TradeStats

Maintains all U.S. and foreign import and export statistics.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Commerce

United States Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. Available are statistics on employment and unemployment, prices and living conditions, compensation and working conditions, productivity and technology, and much more.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Labor

United States Economy at a Glance

Bureau of Labor Statistics data including the past 6 months' data on employment information, consumer price index, and producer price index.

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  • Provided by: United States Department of Labor

Wisconsin's Worknet

This site provides statistics and information on wages, job openings, and links to many sources of information for job seekers and employeers

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  • Provided by: Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development