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RAND State Statistics

RAND State Statistics is an expansive source of valuable social science data covering all 50 U.S. states. Subject areas include business and economics; crimes, prisons, and public safety; employment and income; energy and environment; government; health and health care; higher education; K–12 education; population and demographics; poverty and social services; and transportation and travel.