FedStats

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FedStats is the gateway to the Federal Statistical System of the United States, providing access to statistical information from more than 100 federal agencies.[1]

FAQs about the FedStats website:

  • Authority - Who is responsible for the website's content? The FedStats' "About FedStats" button[2] leads to a webpage which provides no provenance as to which particular federal agency created it or maintains it.
  • Date - How current is this information? The homepage was last updated March 12, 2007. Date of this review July 30, 2012.
  • Design - The main subject search engine "Topic Links - A-Z" provides a "Web 1.0" alphabetical browsing capability, but no keyword search mechanism.

For an up-to-date finding aid for discovering current United States federal statistics, see the USA.gov website.[3] "USA.gov is an interagency initiative administered by the Federal Citizen Information Center, a division of the U.S. General Services Administration's Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies." (About the USA.gov website, July 30, 2012.)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FedStats". Retrieved 25 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "About FedStats"
  3. ^ USA.gov

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