An easy way to find government statistics on almost any topic is with this Google search
[TOPIC] statistics site:.gov
All consumers should evaluate any resource they read or use. For websites, make sure there is an ABOUT page. An acronym to help you remember how to evaluate sources is the C.R.A.P. test:
AN EXAMPLE: 4 SOURCES FOR COVID INFO
Check their currency, their reliability, their authority and their purpose.