Government websites are helpful and contain large amount of statistical information. Many contain facts that are unavailable elsewhere.
One of the largest publishers of statistical information is the Bureau of the Census. This is one of the most frequently used websites on the internet. The Census Bureau website contains information on:
"The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. The BLS is an independent national statistical agency that collects, processes, analyzes, and disseminates essential statistical data to the American public, the U.S. Congress, other Federal agencies, State and local governments, business, and labor." (from the BLS Mission Statement)
The Bureau of labor Statistics provides statistics on:
FedStats provides access to a broad range of official statistical information produced by the government. FedStats is a convenient place to find statistics without having to know which agency produces the statistics you need. Providing access to statistics from more than 100 agencies, FedStats covers topics such as: