Tag Archives: Geography

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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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)

System of health surveys conducted by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Includes health risk behavior, preventive health, health care access, chronic disease, and injury. 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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Detroit Neighborhood Health Study (DNHS)

A multi-year study designed to identify linkages between neighborhood environment and mental health and well-being of Detroit residents. The study also contains an epigenetic portion. 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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National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

National survey designed to assess health and nutritional status of US. Continue reading

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National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)

National survey designed to collect information on the health of United States. Continue reading

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National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS)

Survey designed to meet the need for information on characteristics of inpatients discharged from non-Federal short-stay hospitals in the United States. Continue reading

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National Immunization Survey (NIS)

Survey conducted by the CDC to monitor childhood immunization coverage. 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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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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