Statistics and Data
Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)
CIHI focuses on collecting and analyzing data about the Canadian health care system. Their web site includes links to CIHI resources such as the Interactive Wait Times report and report on National Health Expenditure Trends, 1975 to 2011.
Access the Statistics Canada web site to find information about the health of Canadians. Scroll down to the subject categories and click on Health or click on The Daily to find the most recently released information.
Good resource for finding Canadian Social Science data, including results of opinion polls. Includes data from national surveys such as the Health and Activity Limitation Survey, Canada Fertility Survey and Canadian Heart Health Database. Data can be downloaded in a variety of formats or analyzed using tools within .
National Center for Health Statistics (U.S)
Provides U.S. public health statistics such as pregnancies, births, aging, prevalence of disease and mortality. Public use data files are available for download.
World Health Organization (WHO) Data and Statistics
Provides access to international health data collected by the WHO including the World Health Statistics report and maps showing prevalence of a variety of notifiable diseases.