NURS 405 - Library Research
Data.Census.Gov is the latest search engine from the United States Census Bureau and is replacing American Fact Finder. American Fact Finder was decommissioned and is no longer available as of March 31, 2020. The data available in data.census.gov has information after the year 2000. If you are wanting information before 2000 you will need to consult historical data found in the Census Bureau's Historical Publications site.
Google Site Search - site:.
Statista - Statista is one of the first statistic portals in the world to integrate data on over 80,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista provides direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets. Data can be downloaded and exported for academic use.
UpToDate - UpToDate is an evidence-based knowledge system authored by physicians to help clinicians make the right decisions at the point of care. All UpToDate content is written and edited by a global community of 5,100 physicians, world-renowned experts in their specialties.
Social Explorer - Demographic and household economic data from the American Community Surveys and Decennial Censuses.
Simplyanalytics – Mapping data from the American Community Survey, the Economic Censuses and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Free Online Indexes to Government statistics
Data.Gov – a new federal portal for government data which will replace fedstats.
HealthData.gov - CDC Clearing house for all kinds of health related data including health care financing data (i.e. Medicaid, etc.)
FastStats - health data by topic.
CDCWonder - links to health related datasets from agencies outside HHS.