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Health Data & Statistics Research Guide: Mental Illness

Mental Illness

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mental Health Data and Statistics
Links to relevant information from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System and the National Health Interview Survey.

Mental Health FastStats
Quick statistics and links to tables from relevant publications and studies.  Also includes a section of related links.

National Institute of Mental Health

This page provides links to relevant resources, science news about statistics, and publications about statistics.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

National Mental Health Services Survey (N-MHSS)
"N-MHSS is the only source of national- and state-level data on the mental health services delivery system reported by both publicly and privately operated specialty mental health treatment facilities."

Uniform Reporting System

Compiles and reports data on public mental health systems in the US.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive
Online analysis and datasets to analyze mental health issues. Requires statistical manipulation (not ready-made tables).

World Health Organization

Mental Health
Links to reports and publications that contain statistical information mainly related to policy and services.

Special Initiative for Mental Health

Mental Health Atlas: Resources for Mental Health
Information is mainly related to mental health services and policy.