Health Data

New York State / City


  • Demographic and Health Surveys
    Micro-data gathered in developing countries.
  • UNData
    For developing countries: health services, coverage, outcome, mortality, and risk factors.
  • OECD Health Data
    • Data for EU, OECD and G8 (except Russian Federation) countries
    • Health status, resources, utilization, expenditure, and financing
    • Social expenditures relating to health, pharmaceutical market, and non-medical determinants of health
  • Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP)
    The World Bank's comprehensive database of Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP).

United States

  • National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
    • ICPSR Data Catalog
      Search topic and filter results by topic, geography, series, and/or producer
    • ICPSR's Thematic Collections Click on "Health and Mental Health" then one of:
      Health and Medical Care Archive (HMCA)    National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging (NACDA)
      Integrated Fertility Survey Series               Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Surveys (CPES)
      Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMADHA)
  • Social Science Electronic Data Library (SSEDL)
    Disability in the U.S.
    American Family Data Archive
    Social Research on Aging
    Contextual Data Archive
    Maternal Drug Abuse
    Child Well-Being & Poverty Data
    AIDS/STD Data & Instrument
    Adolescent Pregnancy & Pregnancy Prevention
    Complementary & Alternative Medicine Data
  • Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMC)
    • Some public data in Statistics and Trends menu.
    • Public Files listed as "non-identifiable data." User agreement and IRB approval still needed.