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Gerontology: Data & Statistics
This guide is a compilation of library and Internet resources that may be useful for researching gerontology.
Data & Statistics
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Selected U.S. Government Statistics
Administration for Community Living: Data and Research
AGing Integrated Database (AGID)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Research, Statistics, Data & Systems
Health, United States: Older Population
Long-Term Care Providers and Services Users in the United States: Data from the National Study of Long-Term Care Providers, 2013-2014 (CDC)
Long-Term Care Services in the United States: 2013 Overview (CDC)
LongTermCare.gov: Costs of Care
Medicare.gov: Nursing Home Compare
National Center on Elder Abuse: Statistics/Data
National Home & Hospice Care Survey
National Library of Medicine: Aging Population Issues
This includes links to both governmental and non-government sources of information and data.
National Study of Long-Term Care Providers (CDC)
National Survey of Residential Care Facilities (CDC)
Statistical Abstract: Previous Editions
These earlier editions of the Statistical Abstract are freely available from the U.S. Bureau of the Census.
U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality: More Information on Nursing Homes
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Employment Statistics: Nursing Care Facilities
U.S. Census Bureau: Age and Sex
U.S. Census Bureau: Industry Statistics Portal: Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention: Health Aging Data & Statistics
U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention: Nursing Home Care
Selected Non-Government Sources of Statistics
American Health Care Association: Research & Data
Center on Aging and Work at Boston College: Research
Compare Long Term Care Costs Across the United States (Genworth)
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation: Nursing Facilities
Pew Research Center: Older Adults
Population Reference Bureau: Aging
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