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This guide will assist researchers that want to identify resources that focus on practical applications of demographic methods and materials for decision-making purposes

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National Statistical Abstracts

National Censuses

You are encouraged to use the two comprehensive library research guides seen below.  Particularly if you don't have a familiarity with the scope of a national census and awareness that there are different types of censuses.

If you simply want to get started using resources click on the link Finding Census Information

National Household Surveys

Comparative country data

Social Science Data Archives