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.

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

Data site from the Economic Policy Institute (EPI).

Economic Census
From the US Census Bureau.

Economic Indicators
From the US Census Bureau.

Federal Reserve Board (FRB): Economic Research & Data
Economists at the FRB conduct innovative research on a broad range of topics in economics and finance.

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Provides economic education and historical documents focused on national banking and economic data.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.

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

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. Issues available for FY 1998 to present.

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.

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.

Prices and Wages by Decade
This guide points to primary sources showing retail prices for common items or "necessities of life." Developed by University of Missouri Library's Government Information Department.

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.