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National Association of Social Workers
The website of the National Association of Social Workers.
Council on Social Work Education
CSWE is a nonprofit national association. It is the accrediting agency for Social Work education in the United States. The site provides information about accredited Social Work programs in the U.S., at the baccalaureate and masters level.
Kids Count Data Center
Kids Count Data Center is from the Anna E. Casey Foundation. The data provide access to measures of child well being – educational, social, physical, and economical.
Pew Research Center
"The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. " Seven projects of the Pew Research Center are: Pew Research Center for the People and the Press,
Project for Excellence in Journalism, Pew Internet and American Life Project, Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, Pew Hispanic Center, Pew Global Attitudes Project, and Social and Demographic Trends.
FedStats provides access to official statistical information produced by over 100 federal agencies in the U.S. Statistical information is available for many issues, including diverse topics such as economics, crime, farm production, aviation, education, health care, and more.
U.S. Census Bureau
Provides data collected from the U.S. Census Bureau. Information about people and households, business and industry, geography, news, and special topics are gathered in this website.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information relating to labor economics and statistics. Inflation and consumer spending, wages, earnings, and benefits, occupations, employment and unemployment, and demographic information are some of the areas covered by this statistical site
Federal Digital System FDsys
The site provides historical and current information from the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the U.S. government.
State Data Center of Iowa
Includes demographic, social, economic and housing information about Iowa from the U.S. Census Bureau and Iowa state services.
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