Profiles of Connecticut & Rhode Island
"The content is divided into two main parts: the first for Connecticut, the second for Rhode Island. Each part begins with an extensive userís guide that explains the source and scope of each type of information, defines terminology, and provides general information to assist users in interpreting the data in each subsectionÖ. Overall, this is a handy compendium of information that would otherwise require searching many Websites and databases to compile. This work is recommended for public and academic libraries in Connecticut and Rhode Island."
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Profiles of Connecticut & Rhode Island
First Edition


Pub. Date: March 2007
Softcover: 800 pages
ISBN: 1-59237-213-9/978-1-59237-213-3
Price: $149.00
EBook ISBN: 978-1-59237-379-6 EBook Vendors

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Available for the first time, Grey House is proud to announce a ground-breaking new statistical manual covering the States of Connecticut and Rhode Island, Profiles of Connecticut & Rhode Island.

This 800 page volume provides detailed demographic and statistical data on all of the Counties and each of the Populated Places in Connecticut and Rhode Island, including

Demographic Profiles
The careful layout gives the user an easy-to-read snapshot of every single place and county in Connecticut and Rhode Island, from the biggest metropolis to the smallest unincorporated hamlet. Here is a look at just a few of the data sets youíll find in each profile: History, Geography, Climate, Population, Vital Statistics, Economy, Income, Taxes, Education, Housing, Health & Environment, Public Safety and more. The richness of each profile is astounding in its depth, from history to weather, all packed in an easy-to-navigate, compact format

School District Data
Youíll have immediate access to a snapshot profile of each district serving 1,500 or more students. Each district profile includes contact information along with grades served, the numbers of students, teachers and schools, student/teacher ratios, drop out rates, ethnicity, gender and diploma recipients by race and district expenditures per student.

Hispanic, Asian & Ancestry Group Statistics
Here youíll find need-to-know data on the Hispanic and Asian population of the state along with data on all ancestry groups reported in the state. Details include population concentrations, income, educational attainment and much more.

Detailed Weather Data
Provides extensive climatological data on all of Connecticut and Rhode Islandís weather stations, including statistics on max. and min. temperatures, precipitation, extreme temperatures, humidity and more.

Comparative Ranking Charts put cities side-by-side for easy comparisons & rankings
Selected statistics are pulled for 100 of Connecticut & Rhode Islandís largest towns and cities. Each of 22 different data points has its own two-page spread with the cities listed in alpha order so researchers can easily compare and rank cities. Among the statistics selected for this section are Employment, Income, Unemployment Rate, Population Characteristics, Taxes, Cost of Living, Education, Health Care, Public Safety, Air Quality and more.

Profiles of Connecticut & Rhode Island goes beyond Census statistics, beyond metro area coverage, beyond the 100 best places to live. Drawn from official census information, other government statistics and original research, you will have at your fingertips data thatís available nowhere else in one single source. A remarkable compilation that offers overviews and insights into each corner of the state.

Pub. Date: March 2007
Softcover: 800 pages
ISBN: 1-59237-213-9/978-1-59237-213-3
Price: $149.00
EBook ISBN: 978-1-59237-379-6 EBook Vendors

Note: If you find this work does not fit your budget, please print out this page and bring it to your local library. There is a reasonable chance they either have a copy, can direct you to a library that does, or will be willing to purchase it for their reference collection.