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Copy of Best Websites: Statistics

Find reports and statistics on many topics including economy, education, crime, science, and social issues.

Health Statistics

CDC Wonder
This website from the Centers for Disease Control contains public health statistics on numerous topics including cancer, diabetes, death, and communicable diseases.
https://wonder.cdc.gov/

National Center for Health Statistics
This site includes health trends and statistics from the Department of Health and Human Services.
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Health Statistics
Find statistics from the National Institutes of Health about diabetes, obesity, and other diseases.
https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-statistics

Cancer Statistics Center
This website from the American Cancer Society gives a wide array of statistics about cancer in the United States.
https://cancerstatisticscenter.cancer.org/?_ga=1.57073514.1736325283.1481213515#/

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Data Infographics
Get data and statistics related to health care trends.
https://www.ahrq.gov/research/data/data-infographics/index.html

US Department of Agriculture: Healthy Eating Index
The Healthy Eating Index (HEI) is a measure of diet quality that assesses conformance to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
https://www.cnpp.usda.gov/HealthyEatingIndex

Pew Research Center: Health
Find reports and statistics on many health topics.
http://www.pewresearch.org/topics/health/

World Health Organization: Health and Data Statistics
Find international health statistics on a wide array of topics.
http://www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/en/

National Institute of Mental Health: Statistics
Find statistics from the National Institute of Mental Health on topics such as suicide and disability. Use the link menu on the left to find these statistics.
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/statistics/index.shtml

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Healthy Communities
Find reports and surveys from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation related to public health. Cick the Our Focus Areas link near the top to get information about other health topics.
http://www.rwjf.org/en/our-focus-areas/focus-areas/healthy-communities.html