2008 Year in Review - U.S. Statistics

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
2008 Year in Review

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2008 U.S. Statistics

  • Profile of the United States
    Basic Geography ? Population Overview ? Vital Statistics ? Birth Statistics ? Marital Status ? Economic Statistics ? Census Data
  • U.S. Population by State
    State population from the year 1790 to 2007, including population rank and number of people per square mile in the U.S.
  • Top 50 Cities by Population
    The largest 50 cities in the United States based on population and rank
  • Census Data for Each State
    Detailed statistics from the most recent U.S. Census Bureau
  • Birth Statistics
    Birth rates ? Multiple births ? Teen birth rates ? Foster care ? Child abuse ? Contraceptive use ? Birthweight
  • Marriage Statistics
    Find information on the annual number of marriages and divorces in the U.S., policies on same-sex marriage, characteristics of unmarried and married partners, and more
  • Economic Statistics
    Learn about Social Security, the public debt, Federal expenditures, credit card use, U.S. farm income, personal consumption, and more