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The Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

Statistics Resources

Statistics

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 District Needs

Ref HT 168.N5 C734
Available electronically for Brooklyn only - 2004, 2005, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.      Click on the following links
‘Tutorials’ on Library’s Homepage,
Data Resources for Community Needs Assessment, and Print Data Resources: New York City for electronic links for the publication.

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.


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