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Michigan State University

Health Data & Statistics Research Guide: Women


Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FastStats: Women's Health

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS): Collects state-specific data on maternal attitudes and experiences before, during, and shortly after pregnancy. Researchers can request the PRAMS Analytic Research File through the CDC. 

Office on Women's Health

Health Information Gateway
Create custom tables at the state and county level using health indicators related to demographics, mortality, natality, reproductive health, violence, prevention, disease and mental health.  View the Women's Health and Mortality Chartbook, which provides state profiles of women's health, and the Health Disparities Profile which also gives state level indicators.

EU Agency for Fundamental Rights 

Violence Against Women Survey

Data from this survey addresses the prevalence of violence against women in EU countries and the consequences of that violence for the women involved. 

Kaiser Family Foundation

Women's Health Care Policy
Collection of reports and fact sheets, many with statistical information.

Women's Health Indicators