Economic Data

Bureau of Economic Analysis
Links to national, international, and regional economic data.

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Databases, Tables & Calculators by Subject
Databases, tables, and calculators by subject, including inflation, unemployment, and more.

Business Cycle Indicators
From the Conference Board. Includes monthly archived material.

Currency Converter
Currency converter with live rates. Includes analysis and other economic info.

Federated Electronic Research, Review, Extraction, and Tabulation Tool (FERRETT) from the US Census Bureau. A data analysis tool with recoding capabilities to customize federal, state, and local data to suit your requirements.

Data site from the Economic Policy Institute (EPI).

Dismal Scientist
From Moody's Analytics, coverage for economic indicators, monthly data for the past year, and forecasts for the next. Also provides demographic and economic factors for states. Can search on a global or regional level.

Economic Indicators
From the US Census Bureau.

Links to statistics and statistical agencies. Alphabetical index to statistical data on topics, also search by state, and search agencies by subject. Data Access Tools for selected agency online databases.

Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research (FRASER)
Provides economic education and historical documents focused on national banking and economic data.

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
Daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly time series on financial, monetary, interest rate, producer and consumer price, employment, population, and exchange rate data.

Hoover's Online
Company information, industry analysis, sales leads. Financial profiles and historical financial data on companies.

Internet Crossroads in the Social Sciences
The Data and Information Services Center (DISC) provides links to data resources by broad category.

Monthly Treasury Statement (MTS)
Summarizes financial activities of the US federal government.

National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES)
Data on research and development, the science and engineering workforce, the condition and progress of STEM education, and US competitiveness in science, engineering, technology, and R&D.

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
Provides the latest information on plans for NAICS revisions, as well as access to various NAICS reference files and tools.

Pulling Apart: A State-by-State Analysis of Income Trends
Published by the Economic Policy Institute and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. Last updated 2008.

RFE: Resources For Economists on the Internet
An exhaustive list of research and data resources put together by Bill Goffe. Sponsored by the American Economic Association.

Survey of Current Business
Monthly publication in PDF format. Charts, tables, and other data also available.