A starting point if you are looking for statistics to back up your research.
Last Updated: Oct 11, 2014
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This guide has been developed as a general introduction to resources in the field of Statistical Resources. It is not a comprehensive listing of sources, but rather a starting point from which you can begin your research according to your information needs.
Most of our research guides suggest statistical resources as well so remember to consult them along with this guide.
Short on time? Just want to dive right in? Start here.
CANSIM is Statistics Canada's database of time series covering a wide variety of social and economic aspects of Canadian life. Hundreds of surveys are included, in addition to the Census, and results are published in thousands of tables.
- B.C. Stats
Population, business and economics, social, job and labour market information.
- World Bank
International including country profiles, GDP, population levels, world development indicators
- UFV Library Catalogue
Find books, videos and more in the UFV library.
- Historical Statistics of the United States
Historical statistics on population, work and welfare, economics, governance and international relations. U.S.
- Historical Statistics of Canada
Popular source of historical information from Statistics Canada.
- My Library Account
Renew your library materials to avoid fines ... oh, and check to see if you owe fines, too
- Library FAQ
Frequently asked questions about the library ... by the way, where is that stapler?
- Library How-to's
Tutorials on using the library ... from the library catalogue to "Where can I get this?" and beyond
- Guide for Students at a Distance
Don't come to campus? These services are for you
- Citing Sources
Guides to citing sources in popular formats, including APA, MLA, Chicago, and ASA
Keep track of your research sources, integrate them into your paper and create your bibliography with the click of a mouse
- Research Assignment Planner
How to complete your research project in 10 steps and on time
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