Why Donate?

The University of Florida’s Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) has proudly served as a primary data source for Florida since 1929. Data is ingrained in our identity, and our data products serve as invaluable resources, aiding Floridians in comprehending our past, present, and future. While we’ve transitioned away from producing printed editions of the Florida Statistical Abstract, BEBR remains committed to facilitating access to a wide spectrum of essential statistical data, critical for informed decision-making, academic research, business endeavors, and public awareness. Talented UF students, employed by BEBR, actively contribute to these projects. Your generous donation directly supports this service and numerous other vital initiatives. We deeply appreciate contributions of any amount, and recurring donations provide essential stability and improvement opportunities for BEBR’s  services, while also bolstering other crucial programs for the future.

Your support is greatly valued.

The Power of Giving

Florida's Future: Your Donation's Impact on State Data

Every contribution you make to the Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) helps us maintain our vital mission of providing valuable services to the state of Florida. Florida’s data is more than just numbers; it’s the lifeblood of informed decisions, meaningful research, and impactful policies that affect every Floridian. Your support ensures that this rich tapestry of data, which we’ve been meticulously curating since 1929, remains accessible and up-to-date. By donating to BEBR, you become a guardian of Florida’s data, fostering a culture of knowledge, progress, and innovation in our beloved state. Your generosity enables us to continue offering the critical information that empowers individuals, guides businesses, and informs policymakers—ultimately shaping a brighter future for Florida. Your donation becomes an investment in the well-being and prosperity of our state, and we are genuinely grateful for your support.

Your Donation Fuels Data Advancements

In an era where data is at the forefront of informed decision-making, ensuring the accessibility and quality of information is paramount. Your generous contribution plays a pivotal role in enhancing our data resources, access tools, and equipment, ultimately equipping us to provide a higher caliber of information to the state of Florida and beyond. By supporting these vital upgrades, you are directly contributing to the advancement of communities, businesses, policymakers, and researchers. Your donation fuels progress, propelling us toward a future where data-driven insights drive positive change and steer us toward a brighter tomorrow.

Contribute to Florida's Economic Legacy

Your generous contribution paves the way for the future of economic research in Florida. By supporting the education and development of aspiring economists at the University of Florida, you’re fostering a new generation of thinkers who will shape economic policies, drive innovation, and contribute to our state’s prosperity. Your donation directly funds scholarships, research opportunities, and educational programs that empower these students to make a difference. Together, we are investing in the economic leaders of tomorrow, ensuring a brighter and more economically resilient future for Florida.

Why Us

Your Trusted Source for Florida Data

At the Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR), trust is at the heart of everything we do. For nearly a century, we’ve been the unwavering beacon of reliable, accurate, and comprehensive data about Florida. Our legacy of trust is built upon decades of meticulous research, dedication to academic excellence, and an unyielding commitment to the people of Florida.

BEBR’s reputation as the foremost authority on Florida’s economic and demographic landscape is well-earned. We’ve been the go-to source  when it comes to understanding the Sunshine State’s past, present, and future. Our data isn’t just numbers; it’s the foundation upon which informed decisions are made.

We take pride in our role as stewards of Florida’s vital statistics. Our team of experts are passionate in gathering, analyzing, and disseminating data that empowers individuals and organizations to make impactful choices. 

When you turn to BEBR, you’re accessing more than just data; you’re tapping into a legacy of trust. We’re not just a source; we’re your partner in navigating Florida’s dynamic landscape. Let BEBR be your trusted resource for making sense of the numbers and allow reliable, accurate data to guide you into the future.



Bureau of Economic and Business Research

(352) 392-0171

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Gainesville, Florida 32611

PO Box 117148
Gainesville, Florida 32611