US Data

Below are links to data resources pertaining to the United States.

  • General

Census Bureau

Federal Statistics

Overview of Federal statistics resources

IRE and NICAR’s list of rescued federal data

  • Environment

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Toxic Release Inventory

U.S. Department of Energy Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center


U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • Crime

Bureau of Justice Statistics (provides data on inmate populations, recidivism, etc)

Crime Reports

FBI – Uniform Crime Reports

  • Health

Public health data and statistics

Health Service Research Information Central

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

International Association of Counseling Services

National Institute of Mental Health

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services FOIA Service Centers