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Health Statistics Improvement Program
The Mental Health Statistics Improvement Program develops standards for colleting
mental health information or datahow to collect it, what needs to be collected,
where to find what others have collected, how to understand what you find, how
to report it so other people can understand it, and how to use it to make decisions.
Center for Health Statistics
This is the Federal Government's principal vital and health statistics agency.
The agency provides a wide variety of data with which to monitor the Nation's
of Applied Studies
- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Office of Applied Studies provides
the latest National data on (1) alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and other drug abuse,
(2) drug-related emergency department episodes and medical examiner cases, and
(3) the Nations substance abuse treatment system.
Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive
- is a data analysis system housed at the University of Michigan and funded by
the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Mental Health Statistics
The Mental Health Statistics program of the Center for Mental Health Services.
Vital Statistics Reports
This report presents the final 1999 data on U.S. deaths and death rates according
to demographic and medical characteristics. Trends and patterns in general mortality,
life expectancy, and infant mortality are also described.