Resources to Provide Context
2010 Census Brief: The Hispanic Population: 2010
2010 Census Brief: Overview of Race and Hispanic Origin: 2010
Hispanic Origin Publications
Links to reports on the Latino population based on Census data from 1990 to the present.
Major Sources of Data
American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys.
Hispanic Origin Data
Links to population estimates, tables from the American Community Survey via American Factfinder, tables from the Current Population Survey (annual, 1994-2011), tables from the 2010 and 2000 Decennial Census
Statistical Abstract of the United States, 1878-2012
Provides easy access to historical data.
Other Sources of Data: United States
Bureau of Economic Analysis - http://www.bea.gov/
Bureau of Justice Statistics - http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/
Bureau of Labor Statistics - http://www.bls.gov/
Energy Information Administration - http://www.eia.gov/
National Agricultural Statistics Service - http://www.nass.usda.gov/
National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov/
National Center for Health Statistics - http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/