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Research Guides

Health Related Statistics

Disabilities

Disability (U.S. Census Bureau) 
Census Bureau collects data on disability primarily through the American Community Survey (ACS) and the Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP).

Disabilty and Functioning (Adults) - Centers for Disease Control FASTSTATS

Disability Statistics (Cornell University) -

Injuries/Trauma

CDC’s WISQARS™ - Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (Centers for Disease Control)
Interactive, online database that provides fatal and nonfatal injury, violent death, and cost of injury data.

Injuries, Illnesses & Fatalities (U.S. Bureau of Labor)
Annual information on the rate and number of work related injuries, illnesses, and fatal injuries, and how these statistics vary by incident, industry, geography, occupation, and other characteristics.

National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) (U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)
Product-related injuries treated in emergency rooms can be estimated. Query by date spans, products, gender, age, disposition, body parts, diagnosis, and location. 

National Trauma Databank  (American College of Surgeons)
Performance improvement tools of trauma care compiled annually and disseminated in the forms of hospital benchmark reports, data quality reports, and research data sets.

Research & Statistics (U.S.Consumer Product Safety Commission)
Injury statistics and technical reports by product category.