Provides a list of sources from the US government, includings sections for: Banking Statistics, Business Data and Statistics, Earnings Data and Labor Statistics, Economic Analysis, Regional Information, Statistics Portals, Trade Statistics Tools and U.S. Businesses.
FRED is an online database consisting of more than 212,000 economic data time series from 61 national, international, public, and private sources. FRED, created and maintained by Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, goes far beyond simply providing data: It combines data with a powerful mix of tools that help the user understand, interact with, display, and disseminate the data. In essence, FRED helps users tell their data stories. The purpose of this article is to guide the potential (or current) FRED user through the various aspects and tools of the database.