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Social Science Statistics: Health

Finding and Using Health Statistics

A self-study course which describes the range of available health statistics, identifies their sources and helps you understand how to use information about their structure as you search.

Selected Health Publications

Surveys and Databases

Data extraction and analysis are outside the scope of this Guide.  These data collection systems also provide statistical reports for users.

On these sites, check for links labeled Statistics, Publications and Products, or Resources.

Picture of Health

 Click here  to see the World Health Organization chart below, updated for this week!


Sources for Health Statistics