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Foundations for Professional Health Practice: Find statistics

Finding statistics

Using statistics in your assignments can strengthen your argument by providing supporting evidence for your work.

The websites listed on this page are common sources of statistical information for the health sciences.

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Health statistics websites


Search tips

  • When searching for statistics in databases try adding the term statistics to your search

            Breast neoplasms AND Germany AND Statistics

  • If you are having trouble finding statistics for a particular country, try searching for the broader region

            Cancer AND incidence OR prevalence OR epidemiology AND Europe

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It may be difficult to find accurate statistics for some developing countries. International agencies such as the World Health Organisation or United Nations may offer statistics for these countries based on their own research or projections.

Finding health statistics

The following guides provide a short introduction to finding Australian and international health statistics.