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Data and Statistics (Yale-NUS College): Data by Subject

Guide on Statistical Sources


The links cover agriculture broadly defined, including not just growing crops and raising animals for food but also forestry, fishing, and other activities that involve harvesting living things for economic purposes. In addition to production, the consumption of food is covered by some of the listed sources.

Works cited:

Bauder, Julia (2014). Reference Guide to Data Sources. Retrieved from


United States



U.S. Geological Survey (U.S. Department of the Interior) 

National Aeronautics and Space Administration 

Environmental Protection Agency Data (EPA)
Hazardous waste, air and water quality, and the release of toxic chemicals into the environment is available from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

World Resources:

General Economic Links

Major Sources: United States
Government Finance Links

Major Sources: World

Major Sources: United States 

Major Sources: Singapore

Major Sources: World National and Regional Sites