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NURS 329:Research Methods: Health Statistics

Health Statistics Portals/Gateways

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce (


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)


U.S. Census Bureau


National Data Sets and Statistics

CDC Data and Statistics

SAMHSA - Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

State and Local Data Sets and Statistics

State Health Facts Online (Kaiser Family Foundation)

CDC SNAPS – Snap Shots of State Population Data

CHSI – Community Health Status Indicators

America’s Health Rankings (United Health Foundation)

County Health Rankings (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)


MARYLAND statistics


International Statistics

World Health Organization – Statistical Information System (WHOSIS)

Global Health

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)