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AARP Internet Resources on Aging
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) has created this resource which provides links to over 900 sites related to aging. 

World Population Data Sheet
From the Population Reference Bureau. Washington D.C - 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

National Clearinghouse on Family Violence 
The National Clearinghouse on Family Violence (NCFV) is a one-stop source for information on violence and abuse within the family. It operates on behalf of the 15 partner departments, agencies and Crown corporations of the federal Family Violence Initiative. The NCFV collects, develops and disseminates resources on prevention, protection and treatment. By increasing awareness, the NCFV encourages Canadian communities to become involved in reducing the occurrence of family violence.

World Population Prospects
This site provides official UN estimates (1950-2000) and projections (2000-2050) for every country in the world, including estimates and projections of 28 demographic indicator (birth rates, deaths rates, infant mortality rates and life expectancy, etc.).

Global Health Facts
This site provides data by country on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other key health and socio-economic indicators. The data are displayed in tables, charts, and colour-coded maps and can be downloaded for custom analyses.

Canadian Council on Social Development, social development by design