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Health Statistics

Code: TJ-8000.3000

Programs that produce statistics which relate to the health status of the population including the nature and extent of health, disease and disability; disparities in health status and use of health care by race/ethnicity, socio-economic status, region and other population characteristics; trends in vital statistics (birth rate, life expectancy); health care coverage and utilization; health care issues (smoking, obesity); the impact of illness and disability on the economy; health care costs and financing; and data on morbidity, epidemiologic surveillance of infectious diseases, chronic diseases, occupational diseases and injuries, and vaccine efficacy and safety.

See Also:

Epidemiology Research (TR-1000.2000)

Medical Clinic Associations (TN-5020)

Medical Associations (TN-5000)

Hospital Associations (TN-3000)

Home Care/Hospice Associations (TN-2900)

Health Care (L)

Public Health Surveillance Programs (JP-6800)

Public Health (JP)

Schools of Public Health (HD-6000.6200-730)

Nursing Schools (HD-6000.6200-500)

Medical Schools (HD-6000.6200-450)

Dental Schools (HD-6000.6200-180)

Health Law (FT-3250)