Collection Development: Reference Resources Roundup #8 (A Curated Collection of Recently Published or Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)

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Collection Development: Reference Resources Roundup #8 (A Curated Collection of Recently Published or Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)

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This roundup began on November 11, 2018

Six previously curated roundups featuring hundreds of reports, datasets, etc. can be accessed herehereherehere. here and here.

December 1, 2018

U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Total Dips to Lowest Level in a Decade (via Pew Internet)
PDF Version (78 pages:) ||| Interactive Charts

November 30, 2018

Measles Cases Spike Globally Due to Gaps in Vaccination Coverage (via WHO/CDC)
Full Text Article (via WHO) ||| Full Text Article (via CDC)

Police-Reported Hate Crime Rises Sharply in Canada During 2017 (via Statistics Canada) ||| See Also: Hate Crimes Reached All-Time High in 2017, Statistics Canada Says (via CBC)

November 29, 2018

ADL Study Details How Extreme Anti-Immigrant Hate Has Been Thrust Into the Mainstream (via Anti-Defamation League)
Full Text Report ||| Executive Summary (2 pages; PDF) ||| News Release

Asylum Decisions and Denials Jump in 2018 (via TRAC/Syracuse University)

Data Briefs From National Center for Health Statistics/CDC

Discussion Paper: “Are Millennials Different? (via Finance and Economics Discussion Series
2018-080. Washington: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
56 pages; PDF.

Interagency Report on the Status of International Cybersecurity Standardization for the Internet of Things (IoT)

Profiles of Individual Radicalization in the United States (PIRUS) (via National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START))
3 pages; PDF.
  ||| See Also: Access Underlying Dataset

Time Served in State Prison, 2016 (via BJS)
Report and Data Tables.

November 28, 2018

75-80% Chance of El Niño Within Next 3 Months (via World Meteorological Organization)

Disparities Continue in Infant Mortality and Low Birth Weight (via AHRQ)
2 pages; PDF. ||| Infographic also available.

Privacy Impact Assessment: Facial Recognition Pilot (via DHS)
10 pages; PDF.

U.S. Dept. of Justice: Recommendations Issued by the Office of the Inspector General That Were Not Closed As of September 30, 2018 (via DOJ OIG)
303 pages; PDF.

November 27, 2018

2018 Geographic Mobility Data Released (via U.S. Census)

Corporate Tax Rates Around the World, 2018 (via The Tax Foundation)

Emissions Gap Report 2018 (via UN Environment Program)
Summary ||| Direct to Full Text Report ||| Direct to Interactive Data Visualization

Ericsson Mobility Report November 2018
32 pages; PDF.

Online Sales Up 23% YoY This Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend (via Adobe Digital Insights (ADI)) & Adobe Analytics Data Shows Cyber Monday Broke Online Sales Record With $7.9 Billion

Student Loan Default Recovery Continues to Drop in FY 2018 (via TRAC)

Patent Public Advisory Committee of the United States Patent and Trademark Office 2018 Annual Report
105 pages; PDF.

November 26, 2018

2018 Global Nutrition Report (via GNR)
Direct to Executive Summary (12 pages; PDF)
Direct to PDF Version of Complete Report (161 pages)
Direct to Slide Deck (PDF)

Global Wage Report 2018/19: What Lies Behind Gender Pay Gaps (via International Labour Organization)
172 pages; PDF. ||| Summary Report (8 pages; PDF)

November 24, 2018

FEMA’s Oversight of the Integrated Public Alert & Warning System (IPAWS) (via DHS OIG)
1pages; PDF.

Landmine Monitor 2018 (via International Campaign to Ban Landmines)
118 pages; PDF.

November 23, 2018

Fourth National Climate Assessment, Vol. II: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States (via U.S. Global Change Research Program) & 2nd State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR2).

Global Trends to 2035: Economy and Society (via European Parliamentary Research Service)
160 pages; PDF.

Health at a Glance: Europe (via European Commission)
Report and interactive data tool.

November 22, 2018

Greenhouse Gas Levels in Atmosphere Break Another Record, UN Report Shows (via UN News) ||| World Meteorological Organization News Release ||| Full Text: WMO Greenhouse Gas Bulletin (GHG Bulletin) – No. 14: The State of Greenhouse Gases in the Atmosphere Based on Global Observations through 2017 (9 pages; PDF)

Religion and Human Rights (via European Parliament Research Service)
Briefing (8 pages; PDF)

Terrorism:  The 2017 Attacks: What Needs to Change? ||| News Release (via Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (ISC) (UK)

November 21, 2018

Abortion Surveillance — United States, 2015 (via MMWR/CDC)

Russia in the Middle East: From Sidelines to Centre Stage (via European Parliament Research Service)
Briefing (12 pages; PDF)

Sheltering in Danger: How Poor Emergency Planning and Response Put Nursing Home Residents at Risk During Hurricanes Harvey and Irma (via U.S. Senate Committee of Finance)
84 pages; PDF.

November 20, 2018

Assessing the Global Climate in October 2018 (via NOAA) and Global Climate Report – October 2018 (via NCEI/NOAA)

National Science Foundation: Higher Education R&D Expenditures Increased 4.7%, Exceeded $75 Billion in FY 2017 

November 19, 2018

International Debt Statistics 2019 (via World Bank)
101 pages; PDF.

NIH Medical Research Program Directed Against Chemical Threats 2017: Report on Research Progress and Future Directions
40 pages; PDF.

OECD Science, Technology and Innovation Outlook 2018 (Highlights) ||| Full Text, Summaries, and Additional Resources

World Malaria Report 2018 (via World Health Organization)

WorldRiskReport/WorldRiskIndex 2018 (Bündnis Entwicklung Hilft/United Nation University’s Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)

November 16, 2018

A Look at Borrowing, Repayment, and Bankruptcy Rates by Age (via Liberty Street Economics/Fed. Reserve of New York)

Number of International Students in the United States Reaches New High of 1.09 Million ||| 2018 Open Doors Report (via Institute of International Education)

November 15, 2018

Seven New/Updated Congressional Research Service Reports


Cyber Risks to Next Generation 9-1-1 (via DHS)
15 pages; PDF.

QuickStats: Birth Rates by Urbanization Level and Age Group of Mother — National Vital Statistics System, United States, 2017 (via MMWR/CDC)

Top 100 Independent Restaurants 2018 (by Sales; via Restaurant Business)

Use of Electronic Cigarettes and Any Tobacco Product Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2018 (via MMWR/NCHS/CDC)

November 15, 2018

Deloitte Unveils 2018 North America Technology Fast 500 Rankings ||| Direct to Complete Rankings and Other Materials

Map and Data Table: How Does Your State Structure Its Individual Income Tax Brackets? (via Tax Foundation)

For Young Adults, Cohabitation Is Up, Marriage Is Down 2018 Families and Living Arrangements Tables (via U.S. Census)

November 14, 2018

Designating an Acting Attorney General (via Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Dept. of Justice)
20 pages; PDF.

2018 National Preparedness Report (via FEMA)

Factors That Influence Student College Choice (Data Brief, via National Center for Education Statistics)
2 pages; PDF.

IRS Criminal Investigation Division Releases Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report
127 pages; PDF.

The EU27: Internal Politics and Views on Brexit (via UK House of Commons Library)
178 pages; PDF.

November 13, 2018

2017 Hate Crime Statistics Report Released by FBI

November 12, 2018

2018 Phishing and Fraud Report: Attacks Peak During the Holidays (via F5)

November 11, 2018

Use of Yoga, Meditation, and Chiropractors Among U.S. Adults Aged 18 and Over & Use of Yoga, Meditation, and Chiropractors Among U.S. Children Aged 4–17 Years (via NCHS/CDC)

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