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Health Data & Statistics: Health Data

Health Data and Statistics

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Keep these things in mind when trying to locate data on a health-related topic: 

  • Think in terms of major stakeholders. Who is likely to be responsible for keeping track of data on a particular health-related topic?
  • It takes time to compile data on a topic. The past few years may have to suffice as "recent" data. 

Tools for Locating Health Data and Statistics

Some of these databases are broader in scope, covering much more than health topics. Most of these pages offer many more links to drill down to specific topics and resources.