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Data for specific conditions or populations:
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Data about behaviors that can impact health, such as seatbelt wearing, and fruit and vegetable consumption.
Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care
Illustrates geographic disparities in health care utilization in the United States. Data available on a regional basis, some at the level of specific counties or hospitals.
Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Collects information about the nature and costs of hospital visits, including ER visits.
Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Gathers data on the amount of money consumers and businesses spend on various types of health care and health insurance.
National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program (NAHDAP)
Drug addiction and HIV/AIDS data. Includes the use of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs; drug use among teenagers, prisoners, and other populations.
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Statistics on individuals' health and wellness. Topics include food eaten, sleep, dental visits, health insurance, and prescription medicines. 1970's-present.
National Health Care Surveys
Survey data provides information about health care providers such as hospitals, primary care physicians, nursing homes, home health aids, prison health care, etc.
National Health Interview Survey
Data on health conditions affecting individuals, exercise habits, and access to medical and dental care. 1963-present.
Displays state-level data on the incidence of HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, STDs and tuberculosis.
SEER (National Cancer Institute)
The Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Program database provides statistics and raw aggregate data abut the incidence, prevalence, survival times, and deaths from many types of cancer. Can be broken down by demographic and geographic variables.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Quantitative data about drug use, overdoses, drug-related hospital visits and deaths, substance abuse treatment centers, and mental health care.
Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS)
Disseminates detailed data about injuries of all sorts, including fatal and nonfatal injuries both accidental and intentional.
World Health Organization
major international source for data on health and health care. Browse data by country, disease, substance use, environmental factors, and quality of health care system.
Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS)
Disseminates data on population, maternal and child health, HIV, and nutrition in over 90 countries. Subnational data for developing countries available.
National Health Agencies:
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)
Data available on health and welfare services, health conditions, deaths, behaviours and risk factors, and various population groups.
National Health Service (England)
Data relating to general practice, mental health, emergency room visits, and substance use in England.
New Zealand's Ministry of Health
Reports on a variety of surveys on topics related to health and health care (nutrition, oral health, obesity, mental health, tobacco use, etc.)