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Finding Statistics

National Center for Education Statistics is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and worldwide. The agency provides current and projected statistics on elementary, secondary, and higher education in such sources as The Condition of Education, Digest of Education Statistics, Projections of Education Statistics, etc.

OECD iLibrary provides comparative statistics on foreign countries and statistics on individual countries. This database contains research on social and policy issues, as well as a wealth of statistical information on economics of education.

The Minerva online catalog may be used to find books on statistical sources under subject headings such as Education - Statistics or Education, Higher - Statistics.

For additional online statistical resources related to Education, go to the Internet Resources in Education in the Libraries' Subject Guides. Then select Statistical Sources under General Resources.