Historical Statistics of the United States : Colonial Times to 1970


Contains annual, time-series data with national coverage on almost any aspect of United States economics, population or infrastructure since the government began recording statistics. Part 1 covers: Population. Vital statistics and health and medical care. Migration. Labor. Prices and price indexes. National income and wealth. Consumer income and expenditures. Social statistics. Land, water, and climate. Agriculture. Forestry and fisheries. Minerals. Part 2 covers: Construction and housing. Manufactures. Transportation. Communications. Energy. Distribution and services. International transactions and foreign commerce. Business enterprise. Productivity and technological development. Financial markets and institutions.

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Supplement to Statistical Abstracts of the United States.

Bicentennial edition


  • sudocs: C 3.134/2:H 62/970
  • oclc: 2103868

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United States. Bureau of the Census. Historical Statistics of the United States : Colonial Times to 1970 , 1975,, accessed on March 23, 2017.

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