Utah Statistics

This guide contains websites, government sites, and paid databases that have international statistical information. You may also do a subject search in the Library Catalog for categories such as economic statistics, demographic statistics, financial statistics, corporation statistics, and industry statistics. You can also search in the catalog for a specific country by putting the country name and then "statistics." For example, "mexico statistics" or "china statistics."


Economic


  • Utah Governor's Office of Planning & Budget
    This web page provides the short and long term economic projections for the state of Utah. It provides information on the state and country's historical economic data. It also gives information for each Utah county.
  • Selected Economic Characteristics (U.S. Census Bureau)
    This web page gives you information on the employment status and the earnings of different categories of people with or without family.
  • Employment Statistics (Department of Labor)
    This web page gives you an overview of statistics of employments and unemployment.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics
    This website provides information on fatalities and occupational injuries and illnesses.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics (Department of Labor)
    This website includes information on civilian labor force, unemployment rate, lay-offs, etc. for Utah.


  • Financial


  • Utah Division of Finance
    This website contains information related to the State of Utah accounting and payroll systems, financial reporting, and financial data warehouse.
  • Utah State Auditor's Office
    This website provides links to financial and audit reports issued by the the Utah State Auditor as well as Financial Reports for Local Governments in the State of Utah.
  • Financial Report to Citizens (Utah Division of Finance)
    This website contains annual reports on state government to citizens of Utah for the fiscal years 2003 and 2004.


  • Demographic


  • Utah Governor's Office of Planning & Budget
    Utah census and population estimates for Utah and its counties.
  • Utah Quick Facts (Census Bureau)
    Quick Facts of the US Census Bureau webpage that lists people, business, and geography statistics by state, county, and city.
  • American Fact Finder (Census Bureau)
    This database contains statistics for total population, race, sex, household size, family type, etc.
  • Demographics-Business in Utah
    This website contains population data by county and local information on Utah.
  • Vital Statistics in Utah
    Vital statistics are the basic data of birth, death, and other vital human events. This page contains statistics from 1997 to 2003 and quarterly statistics for the latest two years. Most of the statistics can be found for Utah overall and by county.


  • Corporation/Industry


  • Industry Fact Sheets-Department of Workforce Services
    This website is very informative as it contains industry fact sheets that include industry history, profiles based on different counties in Utah, and some statistics.
  • Industry Statistics-Census Bureau
    This database shows statistics such as the number of establishments, sales, number of employees, and payroll. Data is available by economic sector for states and metro areas.
  • Census Bureau Economic Programs
    This page provides information and statistics on US businesses, women and minority-owned businesses, state exports, etc. with national and subnational data.
  • Business & Company Resource Center (Gale)
    Off Campus Access
    This database gives you information on companies in Utah including history, financials, rankings, and articles. Click on "Business and Company Resource Center", then click on "Company." In the state/country search box type "Utah" and click "Search." The companies will be listed by revenue in descending order. Click on the company's name to see more information on the company. This database also allows you to search by company in a specific industry in Utah by doing an advanced search.
  • Factiva
    Off Campus Access
    This database gives you company information such as financials, competitors, business description, contact information, stock prices and charts, histories, and articles on the company when this information is available. Click on the "Companies/Markets" tab. You can enter the name or the ticker symbol of the company and click "Search." To see a list of companies in Utah, click on the "Companies/Markets" tab and then click on "company screening," click on "Location" then select "North American Countries," select "United States," then "Western," and finally, select "Utah." Click on "Submit" and you will see a list of companies in the state. By clicking on the name of the company, a menu will appear for information on that company. This database also allows you to search for companies in a specific industry in Utah.
  • Reference USA
    On Campus Access
    This is a business directory of U.S. public and private companies that provides contact information, estimated sales, line of business, credit ratings, number of employees, etc. This database also allows you to search for all companies in Utah or for a specific industry if you click on the "custom search" tab.

  • On Campus Access
    This is a business directory of U.S. public and private companies that provides contact information, estimated sales, line of business, credit ratings, number of employees, etc. This database also allows you to search for all companies in Utah or for a specific industry.
  • Utah Business Directory
    This directory contains businesses by city, by yellow page category, major employers, and manufacturers by city and product. Available in the Mgt/Econ/Gov Info Reference Desk, call number HF 5065 .U8 U78.
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • Utah Small Business Administration
    This website gives you information for small businesses in Utah. It provides information on starting a business, financing a business, opportunities for new businesses, etc.

  • County


  • State, county, and local information (Department of Workforce Services)
    This website contains information by county such as labor market indicators, quick facts, unemployment, poverty, etc. It also contains links to publication and to other useful resources.
  • Utah Governor's Office of Planning & Budget
    This web page provides the short and long term economic projections for the state of Utah. It provides information on the state's historical economic data and also information by each Utah county.
  • FedStats
    This website provides demographic information by state, county, and city. It also contains a list of statistics by subject.
  • Utah Governor's Office of Planning & Budget
    Utah census and the population estimates for Utah and its counties.
  • Business.Utah.Gov
    This website contains population data by county, economic reports, maps, and local information on Utah.
  • Vital Statistics in Utah
    Vital statistics are the basic data of birth, death, and other vital human events. This page contains statistics from 1997 to 2003 and quarterly statistics for the latest two years. Most of the statistics can be found for Utah overall and by county.
  • County Profiles
    Utah counties history and census information
    Profiles with economic analyses and maps for each county
    Agriculture profiles
    Economic and travel indicators profiles




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