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ASA Medicine and Health
Sociological research has contributed to improving the definition of health and well-being through studies of how social structure and culture impact health, the prevalence of illness among individuals and groups, the availability and acceptance of treatment, and the functioning of the health care delivery system.
ASA Medical Sociology Section
This is the ASA Medical Sociology section for your paper in Medical Sociology
United Nations Statistics Division
Provides a global center for data on international trade, national accounts, demographic and social statistics gathered from national and international sources
Your jumping-off point for finding SPECIFIC agencies and sources for crime or labor or child abuse statistics.
South Carolina Information Highway -- has links to county-level data.
South Carolina Demographics
South Carolina Statistical Abstract and South Carolina Community Profiles from the U.S. Census Bureau.
QuickFacts: United States
Provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.
International Statistical Agencies
Links to the websites for statistical agencies for specific countries.
80 Years of Gallup's Trended Data for the U.S. and 160+ countries
Limit: 1 user at a time
Finding Data Sets
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
ICPSR offers more than 500,000 digital files containing social science research data. Disciplines represented include political science, sociology, demography, economics, history, gerontology, criminal justice, public health, foreign policy, terrorism, health and medical care, early education, education, racial and ethnic minorities, psychology, law, substance abuse and mental health, and more.
Datasets from state and federal agencies
World Data Atlas
More than 2.4B time series published by more than 1K sources downloadable by country or topic
downloadable data sets for social science and health; formerly Social Science Electronic Data Library
Open Data Network
Socrata's initiative designed to foster data-centered collaboration between governments and the private sector.
Data from US Health and Human Services
Data Citation Index
Discover research data sets and data studies from a wide range of international data repositories in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities.
Open source repository of international research data