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Public Health for Public Health Graduate Students: Statistical Information

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National Health Statistics

The US government collects statistics on a variety of topics that can be useful for health sciences students, residents, and health care professionals.  Here are some places to start.

Statistical Databases

Statisical Abstracts is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. Tables can be downloaded in Excel and Chapters as PDF documents. Keywords such as infection can be used to locate relevant tables.