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STATISTICS RESOURCES



LIBRARY CATALOG:

•    Keyword Search:  statistic? And 200?
      Retrieve books on statistics from the year 2000 onwards
•    Subject Search: statistics



REFERENCE SOURCES –   Print and Electronic

  • Community Portal
         Available Electronically
         Available for the five boroughs of New York . Includes information on community districts – income, population, and statistics.
  • •    Census Tracts
          Ref HA 541
          www.census.gov/geo/www.tractez.html
    •    New York City Bureau of Health Statistics and Summary of Vital  Statistics
          Ref HA 730.N5.N532s
          http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/home.html
          (Type ‘Vital Statistics’ in the Search Box on the home page)
    •    New York City Community Health Atlas
          Ref G1254.N4.k89a
          http://www.uhfnyc.org/
          Use Keyword Search
    •    Vital Statistics of New York State
          Ref HA 541 V836
          http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/vital_statistics/


    OTHER INTERNET DATA SOURCES LINKS:

    The following Web sites contain information on education, health, population, housing, employment, and other topics.

    •    Health Care in America
         http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/misc/healthcare.pdf
    •    Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
         http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr
    •    National Center for Health Statistics
         http://www.cdc.gov/nchswww/default.htm  
    •    United Hospital Fund
         http://www.uhfnyc.org/
    •    New York City Department of City Planning
         http://www.ci.nyc.ny.us/html/dcp/home.html
    •    New York State Data Center
          http://www.nylovesbiz.com/nysdc/popandhous/Census2000.asp
    •    My Statistics
         http://www.nyc.gov/html/ops/html/mns/my_stats.shtml
         Neighborhood statistics using street address/intersection
    •    Healthy People 2000, 2010
         https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/healthy_people/index.htm
    •    Medline Plus – National Library of Medicine
         http://www.medlineplus.gov/
    •    New York City – Department of Education
         http://schools.nyc.gov/defaul.htm


    STATISTICS & DEMOGRAPHICS

    •    Infoshare (SUNY Downstate Licensed resource. User name and password required)
    •    State Health Facts Online(http://www.statehealthfacts.kff.org/)
    •    Bureau of Labor Statistics (http://stats.bls.gov/)  
    •    County and City Data Books (http://fisher.lib.Virginia.EDU/ccdb/)  
    •    FedStats  (http://www.fedstats.gov/)  
    •    U. S. Census Bureau (http://www.census.gov/)  
    •     White House Briefing Rooms (http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/fsbr.html)  
    •    U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  (http://www.bls.gov)
    •    World Wide Web Virtual Library; Statistics
          (http://www.stat.ufl.edu/vlib/statistics.html)


    INTERNATIONAL STATISTICS

    •    World Health Organization
          (http://www.who.int/en/
         The WHO Statistical Information System is the guide to health and health-related epidemiological and statistical information available from the
         World Health Organization.
    •    Pan American Health Organization – Regional office of the WHO
          http://www.paho.org/default.htm (focus is on Latin American countries)
          International public health agency, provides country health profiles and statistical databases, both in English and Spanish
    •    United Nations  – The Statistics Division complies statistics from many International sources and produces global updates and yearbooks in
          specialized fields of statistics
          http://unstats.un.org/unsd/default.htm