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Arizona: Guide to State Statistics: Arizona State Statistics

Explore the Data Planet repository for statistics on Arizona by broad subject categories.


Arizona, nicknamed the Grand Canyon State, became the 48th state on February 14, 1912. Approximately 5,939,292 people live in Arizona. The state's diverse geography includes desert, canyons, pine forests, mountain ranges, lakes and valleys. The state flower is the blossom of the saguaro cactus.

This information was drawn from the website, where you will find more detail on Arizona history and facts.

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Arizona Data

Search for data on Arizona in Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference using broad subject categories. Note that the searches retrieve top-level views of datasets: there are many more indicators and variables included in each dataset, and more granular geographies. Add additional keywords to retrieve more precise results.

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Arizona Sample DataSheet

This sample DataSheet from Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference maps the count of births in each Arizona county for 2012. 

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