May 16, 2022

Collection Development: Reference Resources Roundup #10 (A Curated Collection of Recently Published or Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)


This selection of curated, full text documents and other reference material is updated daily with new entries. Please bookmark this page and visit again. All of the linked items are free to access and download.

This roundup began on February 5, 2019.


Nine (previously posted) curated roundups featuring hundreds of reports, datasets, etc. can be accessed online.

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March 20, 2019

2019 County Health Rankings Key Findings Report (Interactive Version) ||| PDF Highlights (19 pages; PDF)

The Internet of Things: Impact on Public Safety Communications (via DHS)
6 pages; PDF.

National Climate Report – February 2019 (via NOAA)

Nielsen Total Audience Report, Q3 2018
32 pages; PDF.

Piracy and armed robbery off the coast of Africa: EU and Global Impact (via EPRS)

Top Dog Breeds in the USA 2019 (via American Kennel Club)

United States Border Patrol Total Illegal Alien Apprehensions by Fiscal Year (Oct. 1st through Sept. 30th) (via CBP)
3 pages; PDF.

March 19, 2019

2019 Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (Infographic)

Arms Control and Nonproliferation: A Catalog of Treaties and Agreements (RL33865) (via CRS) ||| Previous Versions

Best Metros for First-Time Home Buyers (via Zillow)

Federal Science and Engineering Obligations to Academic Institutions Increase 2%; Support to HBCUs Declines 17% (via NSF) 

Strategies Used by Adults Aged 18–64 to Reduce Their Prescription Drug Costs, 2017 (via CDC)

Tax Foundation Releases Facts and Figures 2019: How Does Your State Compare?

March 18, 2019

Assessing the Global Climate in February 2019 (via NCEI/NOAA)
“Fifth warmest February on record for globe”

Ending the HIV Epidemic: HIV Treatment Is Prevention (Resources and Data; via CDC)

Trade in Fake Goods is Now 3.3% of World Trade and Rising (via OECD)

Vital Statistics on Congress: Data on the U.S. Congress (via Brookings)
March 2019 Update

March 17, 2019

Addressing Housing Affordability in High-Cost Metropolitan Areas in the United States (via HUD)
11 pages; PDF.

FTC Releases 2018 Privacy and Data Security Update
17 pages; PDF.

Global Study Highlights Role Of Democracy in Improving Adult Health (via Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation/U. of Washington) ||| Additional Data ||| Full Text: Research Article (via The Lancet)

March 16, 2019

FDIC State Banking Profiles (Q4 2018)
“…quarterly summary of banking and economic conditions in each state.”

Returning Terrorist Fighters (via UK House of Commons Library)
18 pages; PDF.

U.S. Secretary of the Navy: Cybersecurity Readiness Review
80 pages; PDF.

White Paper: Digital and Digitized Assets:Federal and State Jurisdictional Issues (via American Bar Association)
353 pages; PDF.

March 15, 2019

Age-Adjusted Death Rates, by State — United States, 2017 (via MMWR/CDC)

Automated Tackling of Disinformation (via EPRS)
116 pages; PDF.

Brexit Timeline: Events Leading to the UK’s Exit From the European Union (via UK House of Commons Library)
51 pages; PDF.

Counterterrorism Yearbook 2019 (via Australian Strategic Policy Institute)
146 pages; PDF. ||| Annex I (4 pages; PDF)

New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report (via NYAS)

March 14, 2019

Audit of Management of Government‑Owned Property Supporting the F‑35 Program (via OIF/DOD)
40 pages; PDF.

Dementia Mortality in the United States, 2000–2017 (via 29 pages; NCHS/CDC)

How Two or More Trips to the Bathroom at Night Are Costing the U.S. Economy $44.4 Billion a Year (via RAND)
Summary/News Release ||| Full Text Report

University Research Space Increased by 5.5 Million Square Feet between FY 2015 and FY 2017 (via NSF) ||| Data Files

March 13, 2019

2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (via U.S. Dept. of State)  ||| Past Editions

HIV Prevention Progress Report, 2019 (via CDC)

How Much Does Your State Collect in Property Taxes Per Capita? (via Tax Foundation)

Modifications to Compliance Policy for Certain Deemed Tobacco Products (via FDA) ||| FDA Statement

Regulating Disinformation with Artificial Intelligence (via EPRS) 
84 pages; PDF ||| Annex I (4 pages; PDF)

Number of U.S. Millionaires Grows in 2018, for 10th Straight Year (via Barrons) ||| Additional fo From Source

United Nations Panel of Experts Report on Implementation of UN Security Council (UNSC) Sanctions
378 pages; PDF.
The report is also available here.

White Collar Prosecutions Hit All-Time Low in January 2019 (via TRAC/Syracuse University)

March 12, 2019

Estimates of U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Population, By Metro Area, 2016 and 2007 (Via Pew Research)

Over 5 million Births in EU in 2017: Women in EU Have First Child on Average at 29 (via Eurostat)
5 pages; PDF.

U.S. Federal Courts: Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts Publishes 2018 Annual Report and Court Statistics

West Virginia’s Oversight of Opioid Prescribing and Monitoring of Opioid Use (Factsheet (via OIG/HHS)
12 pages; PDF.

Advisory on the Financial Action Task Force-Identified Jurisdictions with Anti-Money Laundering and Combatting the Financing of Terrorism Deficiencies (FinCEN)
12 pages; PDF.

Estimates of U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Population, by Metro Area, 2016 and 2007 (via Pew Research)

Humanities Education in Community Colleges: A Pilot Study A Summary of Findings Prepared by the Humanities Indicators
92 pages; PDF.

Labour Market Outcomes Among Refugees to Canada (via Statistics Canada)
Also Available: PDF version (34 pages)

Legal Migration to the EU (via EPRS)
12 pages; PDF.

Oil 2019: Analysis and Forecast to 2024 (via International Energy Administration)
Key Findings (Selected Charts) ||| Executive Summary (8 pages; PDF)

Statistical Insights: How’s Life for Women in the Digital Age? (via OECD)

Students Taking Humanities Courses at Community Colleges (via Humanities Indicators)

March 10, 2019

Polarisation and the News Media in Europe (Literature Review; via European Parliament Research Service)
56 pages; PDF.

March 9, 2019

Amazon’s HQ2 and Economic Development: Perspectives and Policy Options (via CRS)
3 pages; PDF.

National Endowment For the Arts: 2019 Guide
28 pages; PDF.

March 8, 2019

How Equifax Neglected Cybersecurity and Suffered a Devastating Data Breach Staff Report Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations United States Senate
71 pages; PDF.

Only 1 Manager Out of 3 in the EU is a Woman… … Even Less In Senior Management Positions (via Eurostat)
5 pages; PDF.

Injury Death Rates for Persons Aged 15–19 Years, by Intent — United States, 1999–2017 (via MMWR/CDC)

Interactive Map: Children Without Health Insurance 2017, 2016, 2010 (via Pew Research)

Millionaires and Corporate Giants Escaped IRS Audits in FY 2018 (via TRAC/ Syracuse University)

Mobile Connectivity in Emerging Economies (via Pew Research)

United States Border Patrol Southwest Border Sectors Total Illegal Alien Apprehensions By Fiscal Year (1960-2018)
1 page; PDF.

 Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) 2019 Report (via OECD)
See Also: Social Institutions Gender Index Database/Country Reports

March 7, 2019

The Freedom of Information Act Ombudsman— Past, Present & Future 2019: Report For Fiscal Year 2018 (via NARA)

Higher Education R&D Spending: Spending and Funding Sources Differ by State (via National Science Foundation)

Syria Situation Report: February 18 – March 5, 2019 (via ISW)

Work-Related Gender Gaps Persist But Solutions are Clear (via International Labour Organization)
74 pages; PDF.

March 6, 2019

25 Years Of Worker Injury, Illness, And Fatality Case Data (via BLS)

Americans’ Drinking Habits Vary by Faith (via Pew Research)

Celebrating Women in STEM Occupations (via BLS)

Department of Homeland Security Information Technology Strategic Plan 2019-2023
11 pages; PDF.

National Critical Functions Fact Sheet and National Risk Management Center Fact Sheet (via DHS)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Releases Fiscal Year 2019 Southwest Border Migration Stats |||Direct to Data ||| News Conference (Video)

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, December 2018 (via BEA)

March 5, 2019

Canada: Non-Profit Institutions and Volunteering: Economic Contribution, 2007 to 2017 (via Statistics Canada)

Exploring the UK’s Digital Divide (via Office For National Statistics, UK)

Knight Frank Launches 2019’s Edition Of The Wealth Report

Minneapolis, Pittsburgh and St. Louis Top Metros With Highest Homeownership Rates for Low-Income Families (via Redfin)

Number of Americans Dying Due to Alcohol, Drugs, and Suicide is at an All-Time High (via Trust for America’s Health)

Knight Frank Launches 2019’s Edition of the Wealth Report
Direct to All Report Resources ||| PDF Version

Worldwide Mobile Data Pricing: The Cost Of 1gb of Mobile Data in 230 Countries (via

March 4, 2019

2019’s Best & Worst States for Women (via WalletHub)

March 2, 2019

Final Report: Report of the Fact-Finding Mission Regarding the Incident Of Alleged Use of Toxic Chemicals as a Weapon in Douma, Syrian Arab Republic, On 7 April 2018 (via Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW))
UPDATE March 7, 2019: Statement About Report from U.S. Dept. of State

March 1, 2019

Comprehensive Housing Market Analysis (via HUD)

High-Speed Fibre Makes Up 1/4 of Fixed Internet in OECD Countries

February 28, 2019

Almost Half Of Americans Do Not Have Confidence in the Press (Reuters/IPSOS Poll)

China: Observations on Confucius Institutes in the United States and U.S. Universities in China, February 28, 2019 (via GAO)
See Also: Released Last Week: “China’s Impact On The U.S. Education System (via U.S. Senate)

Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book 2018 (via Federal Trade Commission)
Interactive Data Dashboards (via Tableau Public) |||Consumer Sentinel Data Book 2018

Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State: 2018 Preliminary Data (via GHSA)

Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty (“Expert Report”; via National Academies of Science, Engineer, and Medicine)
Read online and/or download full text (free). 

The Trump Administration’s “Zero Tolerance” Immigration Enforcement Policy (UPATED; via Congressional Research Service)
29 pages; PDF.

February 27, 2019

Access to Paid and Unpaid Family Leave in 2018 (via BLS)

Addressing Rural Workforce Shortages and Healthcare Disparities: An Annotated Bibliography (via Robert Graham Center)
30 pages; PDF.

Diversity of the Black Population in Canada: An Overview (via Statistics Canada) ||| PDF Version ||| Infographic: HTML ||| PDF

The Economic Outlook for 2019 to 2029 in 21 Slides (via CBO)

Fastest Growing Technologies Based on Patent Growth (via IFI CLAIMS)

Gender Dimensions of the Response to Returning Foreign Terrorist (via UN Security Council) 
30 pages; PDF.

National Emergency Communications Plan 2019 (via DHS)
88 pages; PDF.

Perspectives on the Future of Women, Gender and Violent Extremism (via George Washington University Program on Extremism)
53 pages; PDF.

Projections of Education Statistics to 2027 (46th Edition) (via NCES)

U.S. R&D Increased by $22 Billion in 2016, to $515 Billion; Estimates for 2017 Indicate a Rise to $542 Billion (via NSF)

U.S. Refugee Admissions Plummet in FY18 (International Rescue Committee)
2 pages; PDF.

February 26, 2019

2019 Global Internet Report: Consolidation in the Internet Economy (via The Internet Society)

Birthright Citizenship Around the World (Country by Country Guide)(via Law Library of Congress)
PDF Version (48 pages) ||| HTML Version

BP Energy Outlook 2019 Edition
73 pages; PDF.
See Also: Summary Tables (.xls)
See Also: Chart Data (.xls)

Defense Primer: Electronic Warfare (via Congressional Research Service)
3 pages; PDF.

European Data Protection Supervisor 2018 Annual Report
Full Text (100 pages; PDF) ||| Executive Summary (20 pages; PDF)

First Overview on the Implementation Of the GDPR and the Roles and Means of the National Supervisory Authorities (via EDPB)
13 pages; PDF.

High Resolution: North Korea’s Secret Missile Operating Bases (Video; via CSIS)

Most U.S. Teens See Anxiety and Depression as a Major Problem Among Their Peers (via Pew Research)

February 25, 2019

Buffalo, Grand Rapids and Omaha Are Now the Nation’s Fastest Housing Markets (via Redfin)

FBI Releases Preliminary Semiannual Crime Statistics for 2018 ||| Direct to Preliminary Report

Medicare Beneficiaries at a Glance (Infographic; via Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Studies)

US Digital Ad Spending Will Surpass Traditional in 2019 (via eMarketer)

Venezuela: Overview of U.S. Sanctions (Updated; via Congressional Research Service)

February 23, 2019

Haiti: 2019-2020 Humanitarian Response Plan – Summary & 2019 Humanitarian Needs Overview – Summary (via OHCA) 

State of the World’s Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture (via FAO)

Telehealth: States Look to Telebehavioral Health to Expand Treatment Options (via NCSL)
2 pages; PDF.

February 22, 2019

IATA Releases 2018 Airline Safety Performance (via International Air Transport Association) ||| Infographic

February 21, 2019

50-State Analysis of Drug Overdose Trends: The Evolving Opioid Crisis Across the States (via State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC))

Operation Freedom’s Sentinel I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I October 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018  (via Office of Inspector General, U.S. DOD)
Report ||| Overview

February 20, 2019

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Releases 2018-2027 Projections of National Health Expenditures

New Report Examines the Educational Progress and Challenges Students Face in the United States by Race and Ethnicity (via National Center for Education Statistics)
Online Version ||| Full Text (228 pages; PDF)

Hate Groups Operating in U.S. Reach Record High (via SPLC) ||| Updated: Interactive Map

The Way U.S. Teens Spend Their Time is Changing, But Differences Between Boys and Girls Persist (via Pew Research)

World Youth Report: Youth and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (via UN)

February 19, 2019

America’s Digital Divide Narrows Substantially (via FCC)
See Also:  FCC Broadband Report Draft Finds Broadband Progress, With Some Dissent (via Telecompetitor)

Immigration Court Workload in the Aftermath of the Shutdown (via TRAC/Syracuse University)

Internet Security Threat Report (Vol. 24 (2019); via Symantec)
61 pages; PDF ||| Executive Summary Also Available

Nevada’s Oversight of Opioid Prescribing and Monitoring of Opioid Use (via HHS OIG) ||| Reports for Other States

OIE Annual Report on Antimicrobial Agents Intended For Use in Animals (via World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE))
131 pages; PDF.

The State of Primary Care Physician Workforce – All States (via Robert Graham Center)
115 pages, PDF; State by State reports.

Women Pay More For Auto Insurance as they Reach Middle Age (Chart/Article) (via Stateline)

February 18, 2019

Disinformation and ‘Fake News’: Final Report Eighth Report of Session 2017–19 (via Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee. UK House of Commons) ||| Summary
111 pages; PDF.

February 17, 2019

Modernizing the Nation’s Public Alert and Warning System (via FEMA)
38 pages; PDF.

Women in State Legislatures For 2019 (via National Council for State Legislatures) |||  Women in Legislative Leadership in 2019

February 15, 2019

2018 Holiday Sales Grew 2.9 Percent Amid Turmoil Over Trade Policy… (via NRF)

Quits by Industry, 2008 to 2018 (Interactive Graphic)(via BLS)

Report on Robocalls (via FCC)

Rural Population Trends (via Amber Waves/USDA)

Rural Students: Technology, Coursework and Extracurricular Activities (via ACT)
12 pages; PDF.

February 14, 2019

2019 100 Best Companies to Work For (via Fortune)

An Analysis of United States Online Political Advertising Transparency (Preprint)
12 pages; PDF.

Demographic Characteristics of Postdoctoral Researchers at Federally Funded Research and Development Centers: 2010-17 (via NSF)

Map: Personal Tax Exemptions by State (via Tax Foundation)

Practical Terrorism Prevention: Reexamining U.S. National Approaches to Addressing the Threat of Ideologically Motivated Violence (via RAND)
Direct to Full Text Report (335 pages; PDF) ||| Direct to Appendixes (164 pages; PDF)

Reddit Transparency Report 2018

World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 2018 (via U.S. Dept. of State)
WMEAT 2018 Introduction and Overview (PDF)
WMEAT 2018 Table I – Military Expenditures and Armed Forces Personnel, 2006-2016 (XLS)
WMEAT 2018 Tables II-IV – Arms Transfer Deliveries, 2006-2016 (XLS)
WMEAT 2018 Sources, Data and Methods (PDF)

February 13, 2019

2018 Ends As The Second Most Active Year For Publicly Disclosed Breaches (via Risk Based Security)
19 pages; PDF.

American Broadband Initiative Milestones Report February 2019
62 pages; PDF.

Auto Loans in the U.S. (via Liberty St. Economics)

Bullying and Violence on the School Bus: A Mixed-Methods Assessment of Behavioral Management Strategies (via National Institute of Justice)

Democracy At Risk: Threats and Attacks Against Media Freedom in Europe: Annual Report 2019 (via Partner Organisations to the Council of Europe Platform to Promote the Protection of Journalism and Safety of Journalists)

Household Debt and Credit Report (via Federal Reserve of NY)
45 pages; PDF.

IAB (Interactive Ad Bureau) 250 Direct Brands to Watch ||| Infographic

Internet Privacy: Additional Federal Authority Could Enhance Consumer Protection and Provide Flexibility (via GAO)
56 pages; PDF.

More Than One-Third of Americans Experience Severe Online Hate and Harassment, New ADL Study Finds (via Anti-Defamation League)

February 12, 2019

The Cairncross Review: A Sustainable Future For Journalism
Full Text Report (via UK Government) 157 pages; PDF. ||| Key Findings
Online Advertising in the UK-Report (via Plum Commissioned by The Department Of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport)
YouGov Survey – Newspaper Habits
Médiatique Overview of Recent Dynamics in the UK Press Market

EU: Women in Science and Technology (via Eurostat)

Importance of Nationality in Immigration Court Bond Decisions (via TRAC/Syracuse University) ||| Interactive Data Tool

Philanthropy 50 2018 (America’s Biggest Donors)(via The Chronicle of Philanthropy) ||| Summary Article

Inrix 2018 Global Traffic Scorecard (Most Congested Cities)
Germany Summary (in German) ||| Translated (via Bing Translate)
UK Summary
U.S. Summary
Direct to All Data, Infographics, Blog

Nation’s Public Health Emergencies are Increasing While State Emergency Preparedness Levels are Mixed; 17 States Score in Top Readiness Tier, 20 States and DC in Middle Tier, 13 States in Lower Tier (via Trust for America’s Health)
52 pages; PDF.
|||Key Findings

Number of Women with U.S. Doctorates in Science, Engineering, or Health Employed in the United States More Than Doubles since 1997

U.S. Dept. of Defense Artificial Intelligence Strategy
16 pages; PDF. ||| Fact Sheet (2 pages)

February 11, 2019

Defense Intelligence Agency Releases Report on Challenges to U.S. Security in Space (via DIA)

Islamic State in America (Infographic) (via GW Extremism Tracker)

Population Projections for the 50 States and D.C.: 2020, 2030, 2040 (via Weldon Cooper Center, U. of Virginia) ||| Direct to Data

Progress and Potential: A Profile of Women Inventors on U.S. Patents (via USPTO)
20 pages; PDF.

Taking Root: The Growth of America’s New Creative Economy (via ReCreate Coalition)
97 pages; PDF.

Violent Extremism and Terrorism Online in 2018: The Year in Review (via VOX-POL) ||| Also Available: 2017 Annual Report ||| 2016 Annual Report

February 9, 2019

2018 FTC Annual Report on Refunds to Consumers (via FTC)
14 pages; PDF.

February 8, 2019

2018’s Billion Dollar Disasters in Context (via NOAA)

EU: Number of Healthy Years Of Life: Countries Compared (via Eurostat)

Major Work Stoppages in 2018 (via BLS)

Top 10 U.S. Airports that Led in Firearm Discoveries in 2018 (via TSA)

Wi-Fi Engagements from Super Bowl LIII (via Extreme Networks)

February 7, 2019

2019 State & Legislative Partisan Composition (via National Council of State Legislatures)

Presidential Security: Vetting of Individuals and Secure Areas at Mar-a -Lago (via GAO)
25 pages; PDF.

The Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing Index (via Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime)||| Interactive Resource
63 pages; PDF.

Housing Market Indicators Monthly Update (January 2019; via HUD)
7 pages; PDF.

February 6, 2019

A Human Rights Approach to Climate Change: What is the State of the Law in Canada? (Library of Parliament, Canada)

Annotated Worldwide Threat Assessment 2019 (via Center for Homeland Defense and Security at the Naval Postgraduate School)

Annual Retail Sales Forecast 2019 (via National Retail Federation)

Assessing the Global Climate in 2018: For the Globe, 2018 Becomes Fourth Warmest Year on Record (via NCEI/NOAA) ||| Global Climate Report – Annual 2018

Assessing the U.S. Climate in 2018 (via NCEI/NOAA) ||| National Climate Report-Annual 2018

Visualization: Global Temperature Anomalies from 1880 to 2018 (via NASA)

California’s Education System: A 2019 Guide (via Legislative Analyst’s Office, California Legislature)

Esports Market Data (via eMarketer)

Nevada Gaming Abstract 2019 Released (via Nevada Gaming Control Board) ||| Direct to Abstract (184 pages; PDF)

February 5, 2019

2018 End-of-Year Data Breach Report (via ID Theft Resource Center)||| Infographic
126% Increase in Exposed Consumer Data, 1.68 Billion Email-Related Credentials”

Competing In Space (Via National Air And Space Intelligence Center/u.S. Air Force)
28 pages; PDF.

Crisis in Democracy: Renewing Trust in America (via Knight Commission On Trust, Media and Democracy)

Explore Unauthorized Immigration By State, New Interactive Data Tool and Maps Available From Pew Research

Population Projections for U.S. Counties by Age, Sex, and Race Controlled to Shared Socioeconomic Pathway (via Scientific Data)

Presidential Travel: Secret Service and DOD Need to Ensure That Expenditure Reports Are Prepared and Submitted to Congress (via GAO)
40 pages; PDF.

Smart Speaker Market Takes Off in Holiday Quarter (via CIRP)

Wildfires: 2019 Interagency Standards for Fire and Fire Aviation Operations (via NIFC)
135 pages; PDF.

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