Category Archives: statistics

Finding Health Statistics

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. Health Indicators Warehouse Health Indicators Warehouse (HIW) is a new resource serving as the data hub for the HHS Community Health Data Initiative. It contains standardized health outcome and health determinant … Continue reading

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1999-2006 USCS Data Set Available for Download

This information was announced by the CDC Centers for Disease Control. A complete list of all United States Cancer Statistics (USCS) data from 1999–2006 is now available for download. This file is in delimited ASCII format, but has been compressed … Continue reading

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Health, United States, 2008

Health, United States, 2008, United States is an annual report on trends in health statistics.

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Released: Literacy Data for States and Counties

…found on the Health Literary listserv — submitted by Jaleh Behroozi Soroui**************************** The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released the National Assessment of Adult Literacy: Indirect County and State Estimates of the Percentage of Adults at the Lowest Literacy … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Resources – 1/09

Thanks go to Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, Community Outreach Liaison; National Network of Libraries of Medicine MidContinental Region for gathering the follow Resource links. Special Olympics, Healthy Athletes, Health Literacy Blog {from Health Literacy listserv] Identical Fake Testimonial Diet Sites Spreading … Continue reading

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