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Empirical Research and Data Services

This guide provides information on the sources and services available to support the empirical research and data needs of the NYU Law community.

U.S. Government Statistics

Many governmental agencies collect and maintain statistical information on a wide variety of topics such as crime, economics, labor, and vital statistics.  There are a number of websites that provide access to the data sets and statistics collected by the government.  Below are links to a select number of data sets available on the web.  This is not meant to be an exhaustive list.