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The Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

Statistics Resources



  • 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

New York City Bureau of Health Statistics and Summary of Vital  Statistics

Ref HA 730.N5.N532s
(Type ‘Vital Statistics’ in the Search Box on the home page)

New York City Community Health Atlas

Ref G1254.N4.k89a
Use Keyword Search

Vital Statistics of New York State

Ref HA 541 V836



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



  • Infoshare (SUNY Downstate Licensed resource. User name and password required)
  • State Health Facts Online (
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics (  
  • County and City Data Books (http://fisher.lib.Virginia.EDU/ccdb/)  
  • FedStats  (  
  • U. S. Census Bureau (  
  • White House Briefing Rooms (  
  • U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  (
  • World Wide Web Virtual Library; Statistics



  • World Health Organization
    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 (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