Subject Guides

Demographic Trends

Bay Area Census data from ABAG: http://www.bayareacensus.ca.gov/

General U.S. Census data: http://www.census.gov

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Economic Environment

For articles on the economic environment:

 

For economic indicators:

 

Bureau of Economic Analysis (government website)

Technological Dimensions

*with this topic, be sure to watch the dates of articles and data. Technology moves so fast, things get outdated quickly!

 

Social / Cultural Factors

(For major national papers, such as New York Times)

(For local newspapers, such as San Francisco Chronicle and Contra Costa Times)

 

Product - Market Analysis

Also see the following databases for consumer information:

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