Monday, May 30, 2016

Quarterly Work Force Analysis US Census

+ Hit Library tab for links to most recent Census publications.

Sunday, May 29, 2016


Going to SLA 2016 in Philly?  Take this tour focusing on stuff we like.  (in Tabloid style)
All within walking distance of each other in the historic Society Hill neighborhood. 

Mooc Tracker - Financial Times

Dow Jones

"The Dow® Turns 120: Commentary, Facts and Figures"
Annual returns, 1896-current.  Points contributed by stock, year.
DJ vs. S&P 500.   Plus a lot more.  

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Data Tools and Apps. US Census

"Find information using interactive applications to get statistics from multiple surveys." (A keeper for sure)

Newsroom US Census

"The latest news releases and statements from the U.S. Census Bureau."

Friday, May 27, 2016

Executive education rankings. Annual. Global

Financial Times.  Retrieves the whole 54 page magazine (w/ articles & plenty of ads)

Thursday, May 26, 2016

American FactFinder US Census

  • American Community Survey    American Housing Survey   
  • Annual Economic Surveys      Annual Surveys of Governments   
  • Census of Governments        Decennial Census  
  • Economic Census   
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Tabulation 
  • Population Estimates Program      Puerto Rico Community Survey 

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Luxury Goods. Global

"100 largest luxury goods companies"   by Deloitte     Annual
List starts on Page 14.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Environment, Conservation. Global

"Explore key datasets maintained by UNEP-WCMC and find conservation statistics for any country or region."

Saturday, May 21, 2016

MediaPost Publications - Research Briefs

Daily summaries & stats from research surveys such as E-Marketer, Neilsen & others.  2000 - current.  Doesn't appear to be keyword searchable.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Small States: Economic Review and Basic Statistics - Global

The Commonwealth iLibrary   Annual, 2000-current.
50 countries w/ fewer than five million inhabitants.  

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Top Private Companies -US

by region; city.  brief facts, link & current news.
by American Business Journals

US Gov't Contract Awards.

"All the prime recipient transaction data on is reported by the federal agencies making contract, grant, loan, and other financial assistance awards. Sub-recipient transaction data is reported by the prime recipients."
Annual, 2008 - current

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Technology Fast 500 . N. America. by Deloitte

Annual.  List by Industry.
Technology, Media, Telecom, Life Science, Energy Tech.

UN Conference on Trade & Development. Statistics

Country import/export Profiles, FDI + more

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Pensions - US

"Protects Pensions"  Pension plans + more

(Thanks, Mollie Brumbaugh)

Sunday, May 15, 2016


"Find, compare and share the latest OECD data: charts, maps, tables and related publications"  Search by country or topic.   Also  Links to Catalog of all OECD publications.

Broadband and telecom - OECD


Friday, May 13, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Internet Users by Country

Daily update.       See also           

Monday, May 09, 2016

China Insight. News. Monthly, 2003 - current.

  Minnesota based  "a monthly English language newspaper fostering business and cultural harmony between China and the U.S."
(Sort of balky; use FireFox w/ zoom for best results)

China Securities Regulatory Commission. H Shares list

"H-shares also are open for trading for all investors, while only Chinese domestic investors and Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors can trade A-shares."

 See also:
List of Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors;
Monthly Market Statistics;
Overseas traded companies.

Read more:InvestopediaWhat are the differences between H-shares and A-shares on Chinese and Hong Kong stock exchanges? 

Sunday, May 08, 2016

BEA International Economics Accounts

Bureau of Economic Analysis.  Balance of Payments, Trade, Foreign Direct Investment in the US -- + more.

Countries & Regions | US Trade Representative

US has trade relations w/ 75 countries.  Country trade profiles.
(latest info-2013)

Saturday, May 07, 2016

BrandZ Top Brands

Top Global, Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, Latin America Brands.
Suggestion:  After selecting country, choose chart format.
The Report option is bloated with many ads. (Global-95 pages)

Friday, May 06, 2016

Worldwide Government Procurement, Tenders FITA

 International market reports, providers and links.   The Federation of Int'l Trade Associations.
(Thanks, Amelia Kassel)

OECD Factbook Annual- Statistics

OECD Factbook 2005 - current.

Thursday, May 05, 2016

India Business B2B Directory Trade Suppliers Portal

"Find Over 600,000 Global Manufacturers, Suppliers, Exporters & Service Providers"

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Top 250 Trucking Companies, America

revenues, number of trucks, tractors, trailers,drivers,type of haul, geographic region,  Commercial Carrier Journal

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

PATENTS. Top 1000 US Assignees. Annual. Global.

Free registration required.  includes company 5 year patent history.
 If you get knocked off, click below url.

by IFI Claims Patent Service.

The Foreign Direct Investment Report , Annual

"-annual assessment of crossborder investment based on the fDi Markets service from the Financial Times"

Monday, May 02, 2016 | EDGAR | Search Tools

"Free access to more than 21 million filings"  

emerging markets Equity returns

"Investors rush back to emerging markets | commodities,emerging markets,volatility"  by Markit Commentary

Saturday, April 30, 2016

IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report. Quarterly

Internet Advertsing Bureau & PriceWaterhouse Cooper  26 pages
EXTRA - hit for all PWC Entertainment & Media Reports/

Friday, April 29, 2016

What is the G20?

"The members of the G20 are: ArgentinaAustraliaBrazilCanadaChina, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, European Union."

National Accounts of OECD Countries - Statistics

Detailed tables.  1998 - current.


"Find, compare and share the latest OECD data: charts, maps, tables and related publications.  Browse by topic or country"

Thursday, April 28, 2016

EBRD Transition Report 2015-16

European Bank for Reconstruction & Development.  " the evolution of finance in the transition region following the crisis of 2008-09"
 Country Assessments, Macroeconomic Indicators

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

US Health Expenditures 2015 CDC

Centers for Disease Control. Latest data 2014
97 statistical tables

Worldwide Cost of Living Report 2016

The Economist Intelligence Unit     Free registration  required.

Monday, April 25, 2016

Nielsen Zip code Demographics/ Consumer Behavior

"brief snapshot about each segment's demographic and lifestyle characteristics"  Free; the other offerings are fee-based.

US Nat'l Institutes of Health
"a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world"