Statistical Abstract of the United States
STATISTICAL ABSTRACT OF THE UNITED STATES
The Statistical Abstract of the United States summarizes statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States and is published annually by the U.S. Department of Commerce. It can be very helpful in several of your assignments.
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1. Click here to open the 2010 Statistical Abstract of the United States: http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab
2. In the green Browse Sections on the left, click on "Arts, Recreation, & Travel.
3. Slide your mouse to the right and select "Recreation and Leisure Activities" on the pop-up menu.
4. Select Table 1212, "Participation in Selected Sports Activities: 2007."
5. Be sure to read or click on the notes above the table! (The notes inform you that the numbers you see in the table are not accurate until you alter them.)