US Dept. of Commerce – Bureau of Economic Analysis – Regional Accounts

The BEA regional economic accounts provide statistics about:

  • Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for states and metropolitan areas
  • Personal Income for states, counties, metropolitan areas, micropolitan areas, metropolitan divisions and combined statistical areas, and BEA economic areas.

Also available: Employment, compensation, wage and salary disbursements, personal current transfer receipts, personal current taxes, farm income and expenses, and per capita personal income statistics.

Bureau of Labor Statistics – Local Stats

A quarterly census of employment and wages by industry

Employment Development Department of California (EDD)

Data on the employment, the number and size of businesses, and other characteristics by industry, based on their principal product or activity.

Federal Reserve System: Monetary and Financial Data

Ongoing updated information on Bank Assets and Liabilities, Bank Structure Data, Business Finance, Dealer Financing Terms, Exchange Rates and International Data, Flow of Funds Accounts, Household Finance, Industrial Activity, Interest Rates, Money Stock and Reserve Balances and other info.

Federal Reserve Archive (FRASER) database

FRASER preserves and provides access to economic and banking data and policy documents:

  • Publications of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Publications of District Federal Reserve Banks
  • Statements and speeches of Fed policymakers
  • Archival materials of Fed policymakers
  • Government data publications
  • Statistical releases
  • Congressional hearings
  • Books
  • Reports by various organizations

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)

Economic Data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, including the Consumer Price Index, GDP, Industrial Production, Treasury Rates, US/Euro FX rate, plus useful tools and other more

California Department of Finance, Demographic Reports

Demographic research and analyses, current population estimates and future projections of population and school enrollment, census data – housing units, vacancies, average household size, components of population change; also, population projections are made for the state and the counties for 50 years into the future with age, sex, and race/ethnic detail, as well as immigration and migration estimates.

California State Board of Equalization: Taxable Sales Data Archive

Taxable Sales in the state since 1997, by type of business, county or city and broken down into quarters.

US Census Bureau Fact Finder

A database source for population, housing, economic, and geographic information, searchable by topic, race/ancestry, industries and occupations.

International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook Database

Use this database to find data on national accounts, inflation, unemployment rates, balance of payments, fiscal indicators, trade for countries and country groups (aggregates), and commodity prices whose data are reported by the IMF, from 1980 through two years into the future.