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Elementary Education: Statistical Resources

A research guide to resources for Elementary Education

Statistics Books & E-Books


Florida School Data and Statistics
Profiles of Florida (provides demographic data on each county, city, school district and more)

General & U.S.

Almanac of Higher Education --from the Chronicle of Higher Ed.  Must have a valid FGCU ID to access off campus
American FactFinder (U.S. Census Bureau) 

The Condition of Education
Digest of education statistics
Electronic Statistics Textbook
  (Great free statistical reference source!)
Nations Report Card
 (Interactive Site)
Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

Research & Statistics Sources from U.S. Dept. of Education
Understanding and Using Education Statistics
 / GEN LB2846 .B56 2003
U.S. Department of Education- Research and Statistics
U. S Statistical Abstracts (Free version) 
Library also has Statistical Abstract of the United States (Proquest) database which requires authentication and is more user friendly. The most recent print version  Proquest Statistical Abstracts of the U.S.: 2019 located behind the Reference desk.


CIA World Factbook
EdStats from The World Bank

UNESCO Institute for Statistics: Education

Children Forum on Child and Family Statistics
Kids Count Data Center  
Find reports and data related to children by state or across the U.S. Search by topic, state to create profiles, maps, rankings, line graphs, or raw data

Your Librarian

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Rachel Cooke
FGCU Library, 2nd floor
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(239) 590-7606