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Business Research: Statistics

A guide to business research at Cañada College Library

Statistical Databases

Statista - aggregates statistical data on over 600 international industries from more than 18,000 sources, including market researchers, trade organizations, scientific journals, and government databases. A wide range of topics are covered, including, business and industry, environment, communication, sports, and more. Data can be exported to Excel and charts can be exported as picture files or directly into PowerPoint.

SEARCH TIP: For market share information for companies, brands, enter "market share" and the product or brand of interest to locate statistics from a range of sources.

 

 

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Gateway to U.S. Data

Data.gov is the federal government's gateway to datasets. Search for data by keyword or use topic headings to find relevant data. 

U.S. Census Bureau Economic Statistics

The United States Census Bureau collects data every 5 years for the Economic Census. Data are collected on all areas of business and industry. Data can be analyzed by demography, geographic area and business classification.