The following external websites, subscription databases, and books provide information on demographics, statistics, and other data related to African American communities, businesses and entrepreneurs.
These are databases the Library subscribes to that can be used for data and statistics research. The subscription resources marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.
These free, government resources provide statistics on African Americans. U.S. Census Connections: A Resource Guide can assist you with locating Census information.
This section provides information on demographic information that covers major sources for banking, social, economic, and housing statistics as well as data for businesses and industries.
These resources provide information on marketing involving African Americans.
The following books on marketing involving African Americans link to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. Links to additional online content are included when available.
The following titles link to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. Links to additional online content are included when available. The blog Starting Points: Historical Statistics on African Americans provides insight into the Library's resources on this topic.