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The University of Arizona

Eller Online Undergraduate Program in Business Administration

A guide to library resources for business research.

Demographics

Databases

Websites

Labor Force Statistics
Find information about demographic characteristics with statistics from the Current Population Survey (CPS). Data on the labor force characteristics of employed and unemployed persons, plus hours of work and earnings, also are available. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

City-data.com
Useful for city stats.


Advanced tools

Demographics ebooks

Search the library catalog for more ebooks on demographics.

Census data

The U.S. Census Bureau is a great source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data. Its American FactFinder website can be difficult to search, so check out these tips. Here's some of the data available:

National

Regional

QuickFacts offer statistics on population, age, gender, ethnicity, homeownership, education, income, retail sales, and more.

Arizona

Pima County Public Library resources

See the Pima County Public Library's business directories and business statistics and demographics. Use these tools to research a specific company or to develop a list of potential competitors or customers.