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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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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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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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Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)

Set of databases concerning: hospital inpatient and emergency department utilization. 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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Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

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

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Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)

National estimates of health care use and spending, insurance, accessibility of care. 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 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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NHANES I Epidemiologic Followup Study (NHEFS)

A national longitudinal study designed to investigate the relationship between the variables accessed in NHANES I and subsequent morbidity, mortality, and hospital utilization. Continue reading

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Online Analytical Statistical Information System (OASIS)

Online query system featuring standardized health data for the state of Georgia. 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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Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)

Collect national statistics on incidence, prevalence and survival of those living with cancer in the United States. 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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