Provides the standard summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. It is designed to serve as a convenient volume for statistical reference and as a guide to other statistical publications and sources. The latter function is served by the introductory text to each section, the source note appearing below each table, and Appendix I, which comprises the Guide to Sources of Statistics, the Guide to State Statistical Abstracts, and the Guide to Foreign Statistical Abstracts.

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2008, Government Printing Office

ISBN-13: 9780160815348

128th 2009 edition

Trade paperback

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2007, Government Printing Office

ISBN-13: 9780160763021

126th 2007 edition