National Resources

""CDC: Disabilities and Health – Data and Statistics
Find data on a range of health indicators for your state, and compare the health of adults with disabilities and adults without disabilities. View data by Topic (Maps and Data Tables) or by State.

CDC: Disability and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s portal for Disability and Health Topics provides information on: types of disabilities, accessibility, healthy living, emergency preparedness, data and statistics, articles, resources and free materials.

"" is the home of the U.S. Government’s open data. Search over 122,000 datasets to find data, tools, and resources to research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.

Part of the Open Health Data Initiative (HDI), is the U.S. Government’s one stop place to get Health and Human Services publically held data. It allows you to search data by subject, agency, date updated, and access recent datasets, blog entries.

Health andHHS Logo Human Services (HHS) Storefront
The Health and Human Services (HHS) Storefront allows developers to programmatically import content from many HHS websites. Content is available through a RESTful interface. The API can deliver a topic-based news feed or directly access HHS content.

HealthyPHealthy People

This interactive data tool allows users to explore data and technical information related to the Healthy People 2020 objectives.

""National Residential Information Systems Project
“Status and Trends in Residential and Medicaid Services for Persons with Intellectual and                                                                   Developmental Disabilities” See “Build a Report” feature. From The Research and Training Center                                                   on Community Living, University of Minnesota.

""Facts for Features – 25th Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act
Disability Statistics from U.S. Census Bureau.


""U.S. Census Bureau: Latest Disability Statistics
Most recent reports, briefs, data, research papers, surveys, etc. Has links to other disability-statistics sites.


""Cornell University: Disability Statistics
Online Resource for U.S. Disability Statistics


Access to Disability DataInfoUse: Disability Data Chart Books
Mental Health & Disability (2004), Women & Disability (1999), Work & Disability (1998), Disability in the U.S. (1996)

""Population Distribution – ADA: May 29, 2013
U.S. Census press release, Facts for Features. Has link to PDF version.


Classifications of Disease and Functioning & Disability
National Center for Health Statistics

National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs
A project of the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative


""ICDI Tables Containing Data For The U.S.
From the International Center for Disability Information (ICDI), tables of nationwide disability data.


""ICDI Tables Containing Data By State
From the International Center for Disability Information (ICDI), tables of state-by-state disability data.


""US Census Disability Employment Tabulation
Disability status and diversity of the labor force and population


""Cornucopia Of Disability Information
Digest of Data on Persons with Disabilities



""Disability Statistics (Cornell University)
Content includes U.S. disability- and employment-statistics.


""Disability Statistics Center (UCSF)
Produces and disseminates policy-relevant statistical information on the demographics and status of people with disabilities in American society.

Federal Statistics
Gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies

""InfoUse: Access to Disability Data
Chart books on disability-related topics.


""Mass Stats
MassStats offers a one-stop resource for seeing a wide variety of public data.

National Center for Health Statistics
As the Nation’s principal health statistics agency,…’ NCES ‘… compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of our people.


""NOD: Statistics & Surveys
The National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.), in cooperation with the Harris Poll, provides timely survey research data on the participation of people with disabilities in American life.


This website generates customized charts of state, national, and individual disability data.


""State of the States in Developmental Disabilities
Profiles of Developmental Disabilities Services in the U.S.



""Traumatic Brain Injury National Data Center
The TBINDC ‘… is the coordinating center for the research and dissemination efforts of the Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems (TBIMS) program.


VassarStats: Web Site for Statistical Computation
Enables users to perform statistical computation for free.

""BurnModel System Projects
Burn Injury Data Coordination Center



""National Center for Education Statistics
NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.



Institute for Healthcare Improvement
IHI is dedicated to improve health and health care worldwide.