DECD: Research Data and Publications

Research Data

This page contains numerous links to data collected and managed by the DECD Research Unit. In addition, links to all agency created publications are available.

Our goal is to be a central source of economic and demographic information about the State of Connecticut, its towns and regions.  Research is making its major products available online, follow the links for economic and demographic data, agency publications, and economic related articles.

  • Census Website for Business
    Designed to help businesses understand the economic census and how it benefits them

  • Census 2000 Demographic Profiles
    Employment figures, population data, education information, and housing statistics from the 2000 Census broken down by state, county, town, and congressional districts

  • Connecticut Housing Data
    2000 Census data, Monthly and Annual Residential Permit Data, Construction Reports, HUD income limits, HUD Fair Market Rent

  • Connecticut Population Data
    2000 Census data, town/county/state population figures, age distribution, population history and population estimates from CT Department of Public Health

  • Connecticut Employment Data
    2000 Census data, employment and unemployment statistics, labor force, Labor Market Information, Industry Employment and Wages 

  • Other Connecticut Economic Data: Exports, taxes, income, defense

Please direct inquiries to or by mail at The Department of Economic and Community Development, 505 Hudson Street, Hartford, CT 06106 Attention: Research.