This data archive contains data sets divided into the following categories: Astronomy, Biology, Education, Geography, Social Sciences, Sports, Transportation, Weather, and Miscellaneous. The datasets can be viewed as an html page or downloaded into Excel spreadsheets.
This sourcebook is an annual publication of statistics about the criminal justice system, including characteristics of the criminal justice system, attitudes toward crime, types of offenses, characteristics of people arrested, processing of defendants, and people in the correctional system. Datasets come in PDF format or spreadsheet format
This page from the Bureau of Justice Statistics contains links to statistics about the criminal justice system. Some topics include: crime & victims; law enforcement; courts and sentencing; and expenditure & employment.
This site provides tables of population, GNI per capita, total GNI, PPP GDP, and country classifications which can be used to make regional comparisons for people, environment, economy, states and markets, and global links. The data sets are from the year 2003. The tables are in Adobe Acrobat format.
This site for the Bureau of Economic Analysis contains economic information such as gross domestic product, personal income and outlays, corporate profit, etc. It addresses national, international, regional, and industry level statistics.
These are MIT's epidemiology database pages. Mortality data for the United States from 1890-1997, Japan from 1951-1994, and Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, California, Texas and Florida dating back to the late 1950's are provided.