This office at the University of Missouri Extension strives to transform public data into useful information.

The site is intended to enable citizens, the press, legislators and staff, think tanks and financial analysts to better understand their state governments’ financial and economic condition.

Produced by the Census Bureau, the Statistical Abstract of the United States provides convenient summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

Data is provided through 2012. For data from 2013 through the present, use ProQuest's Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Library card required from home).