Demographic Chartbook

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Provides a wide-ranging audience of persons interested in American history – including historians, other social scientists, teachers, and students – with graphics portraying the demographic history of the United States, as shown by the decennial census of population.




For further information, including data from the 2010 census and the 2010 American Community Survey (which replaced the decennial census long form for collecting sample data on social and economic characteristics), see the Census Bureau’s website (


See also the Social Science Data Analysis Network (  This website makes recent Census Bureau Data accessible through online and print resources, including subsidiary websites on Census in the Classroom and Demographic Media.