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You will definitely want to use statistics as a form of primary information in your research. The sites listed to the right are only a few examples of the large amount of content available on the internet.
When searching the internet, you may find it helpful to add "statistics" or ".gov" to your search in order to find reliable data.
Online statistical resources
CDC WonderWONDER online databases utilize a rich ad-hoc query system for the analysis of public health data. Reports and other query systems are also available.
FCSMThe Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) is an interagency committee dedicated to improving the quality of Federal statistics.