Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Social Determinants Data

Statistical resources on some of the underlying factors - social, economic, political - that shape population health, compiled by The Public's Health.

Social Determinants Data

Statistical resources on some of the underlying factors - social, economic, political - that shape population health, compiled by The Public's Health.

Local:

National:

  • U.S. Census Bureau: Data from the only U.S. survey conducted according to a Constitutional mandate.  
  • Data.gov: Gateway to an immense amount of national data compiled by the Federal Government. 
  • Pew Research Center Data Bank: Provides data on a wide variety of topics and domestic issues.

Global:

 


Is a solid source of data missing from this list? Let us know and we'll look into it.

More resources are at The Public's Health blog.

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Through prevention, education, and intervention, public health practitioners - epidemiologists, health policy experts, municipal workers, environmental health scientists - work to keep us healthy.

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Michael Yudell, PhD, MPH Associate Professor, Drexel University School of Public Health
Jonathan Purtle, DrPH, MSc Assistant Professor, Drexel University School of Public Health
Janet Golden, PhD Professor of history, Rutgers University-Camden
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