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Statistical Sources -- Sociology 228
Race and Ethnic Relations

These two publications are excellent general-purpose collections of data on the U.S., with some international coverage.

Statistical Abstract of the United States.  U.S. Census Bureau.

Available online

Annual publication is THE single most useful statistical collection.

Historical Statistics of the United States.  Cambridge University Press.

Available online.

 

The following are specialized collections of data on racial and ethnic populations in U.S.

Race/Ethnicity  (Population Estimates).   U.S. Census Bureau.
Available online.

Race Data.   U.S. Census Bureau.
Available online.

Racial and Ethnic Diversity; Asians, Blacks, Hispanics, Native Americans, and Whites.   New Strategist.
Available online.

There are additional collections of statistical information on the library's Statistical Sources page.

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