Library Guide for SAFM 4413 - Machine and Material Safety (Career Information Resources)

Career, Job Market, Cost of Living, and Demographic Information Resources:

ACCRA Cost of Living Index (Ref. HB 235 .U6C58)
Comparative cost of living data for 302 urban areas in the United States.

American FactFinder
U.S. Census Bureau database that is useful for identifying a wide range of social, demographic, economic, and housing characteristics and statistics on the national, state, and local levels.

Demographics USA: County Edition (Ref. HF 5415.1 .S8)
Population characteristics, including data pertaining to households, consumer expenditures, employment, and occupations.

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance (Ref. HF 5381 .E52)
Information on careers, including descriptions, job market outlooks, and salaries.

Lifestyle Market Analyst (Ref. HF 5415.33 .U6L54)
Market, lifestyle, and demographic segment profiles for metropolitan areas and other locations in the U.S.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Information on careers, including descriptions and salaries.

Sourcebook of Zip Code Demographics (Ref. HA 203 .S66)
Population, household, family, income, and spending potential data presented by zip code.

State and Metropolitan Area Data Book (Ref. HA 202 .S84)
Statistical source on the social, population, and economic structures of the states, metropolitan areas, and micropolitan areas in the U.S.

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