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Statistics & Data Resources

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Telephone:718-982-4065

Table of Contents:
Criminal Justice Data Sources
Demographic Data Sources
Economic and Business Data Sources
Educational Data Sources
Environmental Studies Data Sources
Federal Data Sources
Guides to Accessing Data
Health Data Sources
Historical Data Sources
Housing Data Sources
International Data Sources
Labor Data Sources
New York Data Sources
Nongovernmental Data Sources
Online Reference Sources
Scientific Data Sources
Transportation Data Sources



Bureau of Justice Statistics-FedStats Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Justice Statistics provides statistical information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operations of the justice system at all levels of government and internationally


National Criminal Justice Reference Service Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A federally funded resource that offers justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.


National Juvenile Court Data Archive Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book (SBB) enables users to access online information via OJJDP's Web site to learn more about juvenile crime and victimization and about youth involved in the juvenile justice system.


New York Police Department Crime Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A list of links to crime statistics, organized into various categories, including "City wide crime", and divided into the various precincts of the 5 boroughs.


Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Produced by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. This tool gives access to over 100 data sources from 6 areas of crime (criminal justice, public opinion, crime and victims,arrests, courts and sentencing, and prison data)


State and Local Law Enforcement Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the Bureau of Justice, this portal offers Law Enforcement Statistics for the local and state level.


U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics is the United States' primary source for criminal justice statistics.


Uniform Crime Reports Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
National crime statistics collected by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.



American Fact Finder Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Browse, search, and map data from Census Bureau sources, including the 2000 Census, the 1997 Economic Census, and the American Community Survey.


Federal, State, and Local Government Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this page offers federal, state, and local government, tax,finance, criminal justice, retirement, education, and economic data.


State and County Quick Facts Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State and County Quick Facts offers easy access to facts about people, business, and geography.


State Facts for Students Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State Facts for Students offers quick statistical information on population, geography, and business,


U.S. Census Bureau Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau covering births, deaths, education, employment, income, housing, and much more.


U.S. Census Bureau: School Enrollment Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
School Enrollment data is collected annually in the October from the Current Population Survey (CPS).


U.S. County Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this web site offers quick data at the County level on various data types such as age, crime, agriculture, employment, race, ethnicity, population, income, poverty, and banking from various censuses (1977 to the most recent census). Web site is updated every 3 months.


U.S. Statistical Abstract Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Statistical Abstract of the United States contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also a Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.



Best Places to Live 2009 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by CNN's Money Magazine, this annual report gives statistics to America's best small towns.


Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)- FedStats Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) promotes a better understanding of the U.S. economy by providing the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data in an objective and cost-effective manner.


Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Labor Statistics provides statistics on employment and unemployment; consumer expenditures; prices and living conditions; wages and employee benefits; productivity and technological changes in U.S. industries.


Data Sets, Economic Research Service/ USDA Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Economic Research Service is a primary source of economic information and research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Economic Data- State by State Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Economic data, broken down by each state, provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Economic Research Service, Dept of Agriculture Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Economic Research Service, Department of Agriculture, provides economic analyses to support a competitive agricultural system, a safe food supply, healthy well nourished population, harmony between agriculture and the environment,


Energy Information Administration Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Energy Information Administration provides data on energy reserves, production, consumption, distribution, prices, technology, and related international, economic, and financial matters.


Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division provides annual income, financial, and tax data based on individual returns, business returns (including corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships), and returns filed by tax-exempt organizations.


New York City Office of Management and Budget-Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the New York City Office of Management and Budget, this web site provides statistics on the budgets of over 80 New York City agencies.


U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official U.S. economic data from the Department of Labor related to topics such as employment, wages, prices, and inflation.



Education Statistics for New York State Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by New York State Education Department Information and Reporting Services, this web site provides trends in enrollment, expenditures, local assistance, Federal aid, staffing, and postsecondary student financial aid.


Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
IPEDS is the primary data provider for colleges, universities, and technical and vocational postsecondary institutions in the United States


National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. Their website contains data and reports related to enrollments, teachers, graduates, school crime, finances, funding, libraries, and technology.


National Education Association Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
National Education Association of the United States represents the voice of education professionals. The NEA provides statistics for public K-12 schools on a local, state, and federal level.


Open Doors Online Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Open Doors provides data on more than half million international students in the United States and on the more than 200,000 U.S. students who sojourn abroad as part of their academic experience.


School District Demographics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to information about demographics, social characteristics, and economics of children and school districts from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) of the U.S. Department of Education.


School District Demographics System (SDDS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to information about demographics, social characteristics, and economics of children and school districts from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) of the U.S. Department of Education.


Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
SASS surveys personnel in public, private, and Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools across all 50 states.


U.S. Census Bureau: School Enrollment Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
School Enrollment data is collected annually in the October from the Current Population Survey (CPS).


UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, culture and communication



Environmental Protection Agency Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Environmental Protection Agency monitors the quality of the air; the quality of drinking, surface and ground water; ecosystem status; and the introduction of toxic or hazardous substances into the environment.


United States Global Change Research Program Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Coordinates and integrates federal research on changes in the global environment and their implications for society.



2011 Statistical Abstract of the United States Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.


Annie E. Casey Foundation's Kids Count Data Center Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A private charitable organization, dedicated to helping build better futures for disadvantaged children in the United States. It was established in 1948 by Jim Casey, one of the founders of UPS, and his siblings, who named the Foundation in honor of their mother. A national and state-by-state source that gives access to statistics relating to children in the United States.


Budget of the U.S. Government Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
the Budget of the United States Government is a collection of documents that contains the budget message of the President, information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications that have been issued throughout the fiscal year.


Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)- FedStats Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) promotes a better understanding of the U.S. economy by providing the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data in an objective and cost-effective manner.


Data.Gov Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Data.gov provides public access to high value, machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government.


Energy Information Administration Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Energy Information Administration provides data on energy reserves, production, consumption, distribution, prices, technology, and related international, economic, and financial matters.


Environmental Protection Agency Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Environmental Protection Agency monitors the quality of the air; the quality of drinking, surface and ground water; ecosystem status; and the introduction of toxic or hazardous substances into the environment.


Federal, State, and Local Government Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this page offers federal, state, and local government, tax,finance, criminal justice, retirement, education, and economic data.


FedStats (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
One-stop shopping for all statistical information collected by the Federal Government. Includes data from over 100 federal agencies on topics such as economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, energy, transportation, and more.


FRED®-Federal Reserve Economic Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
FRED is a a database of 20,337 U.S. economic time series. With FRED® you can download data in Microsoft Excel and text formats and view charts of data series.


ICPSR: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Archive of social science data compiled by the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research. Data covers a broad range of topics, including political science, economics, sociology, health, and education. Data sets are accompanied by a description of the scope, methodology, dates, and geographic coverage of the study and can be easily exported to statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata.


Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division provides annual income, financial, and tax data based on individual returns, business returns (including corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships), and returns filed by tax-exempt organizations.


National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A resource since 1988, NDACAN promotes scholarly exchange among researchers in the child maltreatment field. NDACAN acquires microdata from leading researchers and national data collection efforts and makes these datasets available to the research community for secondary analysis.


U.S. Code - Title 26 Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Complete downloadable text of U.S. Code Title 26, the domestic statutory tax law of the United States, from the U.S. House of Representatives.


U.S. Federal Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Portal to U.S. Federal Statistics


United States Global Change Research Program Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Coordinates and integrates federal research on changes in the global environment and their implications for society.


World Factbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, and military. Print edition available at the Reference Desk [Call Number: G122.U56a 2001].



Applied statistics : using SPSS, Statistica, MATLAB, and R / S?, J. P. Marques de, Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
QA276.4 .S13 2007
Regular loan, 3rd floor


Applied statistics : using SPSS, Statistica, MATLAB, and R / Joaquim P. Marques de Sá. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
QA276.4 .S13 2007
QA276.4 .S13 2007 CD-ROM
Regular loan, 3rd floor


Quantitative data analysis using SPSS an introduction for health & social science , 2008 [electronic resource] / Greasley, Peter Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
CUNY - WEB Resource
Access: for all CUNY Users
(provided by ebrary subscription)


SPSS 14.0 brief guide. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA32 .S675 2005
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SPSS for dummies / Griffith, Arthur Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA32 .G743 2007
Regular loan, 3rd floor


University of Michigan Library- Statistical Resources on the Web Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
University of Michigan Library- Statistical Resources on the Web


Visual approach to SPSS for Windows : a guide to SPSS 17.0/Stern, Leonard (Leonard D.) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA32 .S74 2010
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World Almanac Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
AY 64 .N5 W7 2006-2011
Reference, 1st floor



8 National Health Surveys from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
8 National Health Surveys are made available: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), National Immunization Survey (NIS), National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), National Health Care Surveys (NHCS), The Longitudinal Studies of Aging (LSOA), and State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey (SLAITS)


9/11 Health Web Site Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the New York City Health Department, this site provides information for people who may have health problems related to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center.


Administration on Aging (AOA) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the Administration on Aging (AoA), this web site provides statistics on the U.S. aging population. Statistics are divided into the following: Profile of Older Americans, AGing Integrated Database (AGID) ,Census Data & Population Estimates, Projected Future Growth of Older Population, Minority Aging, and Key Indicators of Well-Being.


Agency for Healthcare Research and Policy Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
AHRQ, a part of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, is the lead agency charged with supporting research designed to improve the quality of health care, reduce its cost, and broaden access to essential services. In some instances, this site allows the user to choose which data from the survey to display in a table or graph; instructions on downloading are available.


Aging Integrated Database (AGID) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The AGing Integrated Database (AGID) is an on-line query system based on AoA-related data files and surveys, and includes population characteristics from the Census Bureau for comparison purposes.


Aging Stats Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics (Forum) was initially established in 1986, with the goal of bringing together Federal agencies that share a common interest in improving aging-related data


American Lung Association- Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The American Lung Association frequently releases reports on the effects of tobacco, pollution on the air, the world, and in the community.


Bureau of Health Professions Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HRSA health professions programs address health workforce challenges, including shortages of physicians, nurses, public health professionals and others, scarcities of providers in low-income, urban and rural communities and insufficient diversity. Includes reports on health care professions.


Cancer Mortality Maps & Graphs Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The purpose of this site is to provide information associated with the Atlas of Cancer Mortality in the United States, 1950-94 launched in 1999 by the National Cancer Institute The site offers access to graphs and interactive maps, text, tables and figures displaying the geography and time patterns of cancer death rates for Black and White populations. Maps can be customized at the state or county level comparable over time. Users can view the files in Flash, GIF, or SVG formats.


Centers for Disease Control (CDC): HIV/AIDS Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The following data are from the CDC HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report: Cases of HIV Infection and AIDS in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2007.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Data and Statistics


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mental Health Work Group: Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mental Health Work Group provides statistics from various surveys and reports on various issues in mental health.


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This site provides quick access to consumer and provider information on Medicare and Medicaid service in the United States. This site also provides a direct link to statistics & data for researchers and health care professionals, in the form of research publications and current CMS research projects. Users may also wish to try the search engine provided.


EpiQuery: NYC's Health Data Web Site Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
EpiQuery: NYC's Health Data Web Site


Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics (Forum) is a collection of 22 Federal government agencies involved in research and activities related to children and families.


HCUPnet (Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to health statistics and information on hospital stays at the national, regional, and State level.


HHS Data Council Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The HHS Data Council coordinates all health and non-health data collection and analysis activities of the United States Department of Health & Human Services, including an integrated health data collection strategy, coordination of health data standards and health information and privacy policy activities. Good lists of products and links to sources of acquisition, but no data is actually directly available from the web site.


MedlinePlus: Health Statistics (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Health statistics page of the MedlinePlus Web site provides links to latest news in health statistics, statistics for specific conditions and different age groups, as well as statistical agencies and organizations.


Medweb Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A catalog of biomedical and health related web sites maintained at Emory University. Use the advanced search field to combine your disease or condition with the term "statistics." For help in searching, see their "quick search tips" link for ideas.


National Cancer Institute -- Cancer Trends Progress Report 2009-2010 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Summarizes data on risk factors, trends in the use of screening tests, rates of cancer in various demographic groups, survival rates, and trends in quality of care, clinical trials, and emerging treatments.


National Cancer Institute - Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, (DHHS). NCI was established by Congress in 1937, NCI's main responsibilities include coordinating the National Cancer Program; conducting and supporting cancer-related research; training physicians and scientists; and disseminating state-of-the-art information about cancer detection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, control, palliative care, and survivorship.


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This site is a rich source of information about America's health. As the nation's principal health statistics agency, NCHS compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of American people. The site features information about the National Center for Health Statistics, summaries of their publications from 1994-present, news releases, and catalogs of publications and electronic products.


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) FastStats: Mental Health Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. Mental Health data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


National Center for Health Workforce Analysis Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
2000 data on levels of employment, projected growth and key environmental factors that affect demand for health care


National Institutes for Mental Health: Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides quick U.S. statistics on a variety of mental health topics.


National Women's Health Information Center -Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this web site is the Federal government source for Women's Health care information


New York State County Health Indicators Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides a a summary of selected statistics for each New York State county as well as New York State, New York City, and New York State exclusive of New York City.


New York State Dept. of Health: Health Care Data for Researchers Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Lists most current New York State statistics for AIDS, ambulatory surgery, cancer, communicable diseases, county health indicator profiles, diabetes, environmental and occupational health, heart disease, health care reform and managed care, hospital discharges, injury facts, information for state health policy, public health data set, and vital statistics.


New York State Nutrition Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
New York State Nutrition Data


NYC Community Health Atlas, 2007 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Data from the The New York City Community Health Survey (CHS). The CHS is a telephone survey conducted annually by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services. CHS provides data on the health of New Yorkers, at the neighbourhood and city level.


SAMHDA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA) promotes the access and use of the nation's preeminent substance abuse and mental health research data by assuring accurate public use data files and documentation to support a better understanding of this critical area of public health. We are committed to using innovative methods to optimize data utility for a diverse audience.


SAMHSA's National Mental Health Information Center (NMHIC): Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS): Mental Health Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) provides guidance and technical assistance to decision makers at all levels of government on the design, structure, content, and use of mental health information systems, with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of mental health programs and services delivery.


Vital and Health Statistics Series (CDC) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Data provided by the Centers for Disease Control. Provides data from 24 series from the U.S. National Health Survey, National Survey of Family Growth, National Health Interview Survey, National Health Examination Survey, the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, and the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.


World Health Organization (WHO): Mental Health Atlas Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
WHO's Communicable Disease Global Atlas is bringing together for analysis and comparison standardized data and statistics for infectious diseases at country, regional, and global levels.



Historical Statistics of the United States : Earliest Times to the Present Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Extensive statistical information from all periods of American history.
HA202 .H57 2006
Reference, 1st floor
Volumes 1-5


Historical Statistics of the United States: Colonial Times to 1970 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Historical Statistics of the United States: Colonial Times to 1970


International Historical Statistics: The Americas, 1750 - 2000 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA 175 .M55 2003


New York State Genealogical Data Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A guide provided by the New York State Archives on Genealogical Data and Statistics.



NYCHANIS: New York City Housing and Neighborhood Information System Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Statistics are provided by NYCHANIS: New York City Housing and Neighbourhood Information System. NYCHANIS is sponsored by Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, New York University School of Law, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, US Department of Commerce Technology Opportunity Program (TOP), and New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development


Statistics and Data- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, this portal offers access to data on various aspects of housing.


U.S. Census- New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census, The New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey (NYCHVS) provides statistics on rental housing in New York City. The survey is administered every 3 years.



Global Health Observatory (GHO) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Global Health Observatory (GHO) is WHO's portal providing access to data and analyses for monitoring the global health situation.


Statistics Sources by Karen Blakeman of RBA (Rhodes-Blakeman Associates) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
RBA (Rhodes-Blakeman Associates) was set up in 1989 by Karen Blakeman to provide training and advice on the use of technology for accessing and managing information. We now offer a range of publications, training and consultancy services with the current emphasis being on the Internet.


UNAIDS: HIV Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Compilation of data from the United Nations. Reflects many sources of data, including surveys of pregnant women, population-based surveys, and other surveillance information.


United Nations Statistics Division Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Compiles and disseminates global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries? efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems.


World Health Organization (WHO)- Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to global health statistics.



Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Labor Statistics provides statistics on employment and unemployment; consumer expenditures; prices and living conditions; wages and employee benefits; productivity and technological changes in U.S. industries.


Handbook of U.S. Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HD 8051 .A63 2007
Reference, 1st floor


National Center for Health Workforce Analysis Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
2000 data on levels of employment, projected growth and key environmental factors that affect demand for health care


U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics- Job Profiles Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search over 60 occupations by what interests you or your favourite subject area. Find out what an occupation?s tasks are, how you get ready for it, salary information, and job outlook.


Women in the labor force : a databook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This Annual Report is an electronic resource published by the U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC. This source is helpful for the study of women in the U.S. workforce.



2009 New York State Statistical Yearbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Published annually by the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, the 34th edition of the New York State Statistical Yearbook offers access to statistical information on New York State.


Annie E. Casey Foundation's Kids Count Data Center Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A private charitable organization, dedicated to helping build better futures for disadvantaged children in the United States. It was established in 1948 by Jim Casey, one of the founders of UPS, and his siblings, who named the Foundation in honor of their mother. A national and state-by-state source that gives access to statistics relating to children in the United States.


Hunger Statistics for New York City, provided by City Harvest. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Hunger Statistics are provided by City Harvest, a non-profit organization founded in 1982. City Harvest is the world's first and New York City's only food rescue program.


Infoshare Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Find population, health, and socio-economic data for New York City neighborhoods. View the demographic profile of a specific area or create comparison charts for two or more areas.


New York City Community District Profiles Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Find summary data on any of New York City's 59 community districts. Each district profile contains data on population; birth, death and infant mortality rates; land area and land uses; levels of income support, and local facilities.


New York City Fire Department - City Wide Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
City Wide Statistics, provided by the New York City Fire Department.


New York Police Department Crime Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A list of links to crime statistics, organized into various categories, including "City wide crime", and divided into the various precincts of the 5 boroughs.


New York State Dept. of Health: Health Care Data for Researchers Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Lists most current New York State statistics for AIDS, ambulatory surgery, cancer, communicable diseases, county health indicator profiles, diabetes, environmental and occupational health, heart disease, health care reform and managed care, hospital discharges, injury facts, information for state health policy, public health data set, and vital statistics.


New York State Genealogical Data Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A guide provided by the New York State Archives on Genealogical Data and Statistics.


New York State Nutrition Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
New York State Nutrition Data


New York State Statistical Yearbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA 544 .A2 2009
Holdings: 1983/84-1996,1999-2009


NYC Community Health Atlas, 2007 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Data from the The New York City Community Health Survey (CHS). The CHS is a telephone survey conducted annually by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services. CHS provides data on the health of New Yorkers, at the neighbourhood and city level.


NYC Data Search Engine Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by Baruch College/ CUNY, NYC Data is a search engine that provides local data on a variety of topics; population, New York Festivals, Parades, business, labour force, income tax, consumer prices, business, banking, international trade, public safety, housing, travel, education, sports, social welfare, and health and health services.



AARP's Surveys and Statistics Web site Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) Surveys and Statistics Web Site provides national- and state-based research on the needs, concerns, and interests of AARP members and the 50+ population as a whole


American Lung Association- Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The American Lung Association frequently releases reports on the effects of tobacco, pollution on the air, the world, and in the community.


Children's Defense Fund (CDF) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
CDF has a long tradition of using data to support its work to create a level playing field for all children and takes great care to ensure the accuracy of any data used or provided to others. CDF is affiliated with the U.S. Bureau of the Census as a Census Information Center for data on children and families. In this role, CDF analyzes and disseminates Census data in a variety of formats to concerned citizens, advocates, policy makers and the media.


Gay Data, provided by Drexel University, School of Public Health. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This data is compiled and collected into one portal by Dr. Randall Sell. It is maintained by the Program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health at Drexel University, School of Public Health. It provides a gateway to many data sources that include sexual orientation data. Some data sources include survey data on employment, health, nutrition, violence against women, crime, alcohol consumption, substance abuse, and adolescent health.


Guttmacher Institute Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Guttmacher Institute continues to advance sexual and reproductive health in the United States and worldwide through an interrelated program of social science research, policy analysis and public education designed to generate new ideas, encourage enlightened public debate, promote sound policy and program development and, ultimately, inform individual decision making.


National & World Religion Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides over 43,870 adherent statistics and religious geography citations: references to published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc. The religions of the world are enumerated here.


UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, culture and communication


UNICEF's data on Children Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by UNICEF, this web site contains statistical information, including data used in UNICEF's publications, The State of the World's Children and Progress for Children. Also provides technical resources for conducting UNICEF-supported Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), which are a major source of global development data.


Encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks available online.

Cambridge dictionary of statistics[electronic resource] Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Offered via Gale Virtual Reference Library


Dictionary of Statistics /Upton, Graham J. G Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Electronic reference title offered through Oxford Reference Online


Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Electronic book provided by Gale Virtual Reference Library subscription



National Science Foundation- Division of Science Resources Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Division of Science Resources Statistics (SRS) fulfills the legislative mandate of the National Science Foundation Act to provide a central clearinghouse for the collection, interpretation, and analysis of data on scientific and engineering resources, and to provide a source of information for policy formulation by other agencies of the Federal Government...



Bureau of Transportation Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Bureau of Transportation Statistics compiles, analyzes, and makes accessible information on the Nation's transportation systems.


State Transportation Statistics (STS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics , the State Transportation Statistics portal comprises a series of reports highlighting major federal databases and other national sources related to each state's infrastructure, safety, freight movement and passenger travel, vehicles, economy and finance, and energy and the environment.


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