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American Community Survey

A survey designed to assist with resource allocation for American communities. Continue reading

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Atlanta Census Research Data Center (ACRDC)

The ACRDC seeks to provide qualified researchers in the Southeast the opportunity to perform statistical analysis on non-public Census microdata. The ACRDC also provides access to restricted-level files from the CDC. Continue reading

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The Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS)

The study is designed to investigate the consequences of therapy, genetic associations, disease processes and causation, interventions, and quality of life among childhood cancer survivors. Continue reading

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County Health Rankings

County rankings are based on a model that includes factors such as environment, socioeconomic factors, access to healthcare, and health behaviors of the county population. Continue reading

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Data.gov

Government data repository. Available to the public: find, download, and use datasets that are generated and held by the federal government. Continue reading

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General Social Survey (GSS)

The GSS is designed to record demographic and attitudinal trends of the United States population Continue reading

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Health and Retirement Study (HRS)

Study designed to explore the changes in labor force participation and the health transitions that Americans undergo toward the end of their work lives and in the years that follow. Continue reading

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Health Indicators Warehouse

Data hub for the Department of Health and Human Services Continue reading

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Intergrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS)

A data warehouse created and managed by the Minnesota Population Center. IPUMS contains population and census data from the United States and 238 countries Continue reading

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International Social Survey Programme (ISSP)

An annual cross-national survey covering social science topics. A new topic is featured each year, but certain topics have been repeated such as Role of the Government, Religion, Environment, Family and Changing Gender Roles. Continue reading

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Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

Inter-University partnership focused on social science research. Continue reading

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National Longitudinal Mortality Study (NLMS)

A national, longitudinal, mortality study designed to study the effects of differentials in demographic and socio-economic characteristics on mortality. Continue reading

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National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health)

Designed to study how social environments and behaviors in adolescence are linked to health outcomes. Continue reading

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National Nursing Home Survey (NNHS)

A CDC-sponsored series of surveys of United States nursing homes, their services, their staff, and their residents. Continue reading

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National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN)

The survey takes a close look at the health and functional status of children with special health care needs in the U.S. Continue reading

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National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH)

Survey sponsored by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration designed to examine the physical and emotional health of children ages 0-17 years of age. Continue reading

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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG)

CDC survey designed to gather information on family life, marriage and divorce, reproductive, Men’s and Women’s health. Continue reading

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Social Explorer

An online research tool that features current and historical census data and demographic information Continue reading

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Social Science Electronic Data Library (SSEDL)

A data library designed to host high quality health and science data. Continue reading

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State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey (SLAITS)

Collects important health care data at State and local levels for the CDC. Continue reading

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UNdata

Advance the development of the global statistical system and promote the dissemination of statistical information. Continue reading

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Welfare, Children, and Families: A Three-City Study

A multi-prong study focused on the well-being of low-income families in the post-welfare reform era Continue reading

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World Bank

The World Bank’s mission is to reduce the world’s poverty. The Data Catalog provides download access to World Bank data sets through their Open Data initiative. Continue reading

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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults. Continue reading

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