This guide describes internet and print sources available for finding statistics/data on health-related topics and health professions.
Last Updated: May 1, 2013
- Health Data Tools and Statistics
From Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce, a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations and health sciences libraries. Selected links to county and local health data, state health data, national health data, global health data, statistical reports, demographic data, geographic information systems, training and education, health information technology and standards, and tools for data collection and planning.
- Health Statistics (University of Chicago Library)
- Information Resources: Using Health Statistics: A Nightingale Legacy
In this 2001 article from the Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, Barbara F. Schloman, PhD, AHIP (of Kent State University Librares), highlights a plethora of online statistical resources useful for all health care professionals.