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National Vital Statistics System

Alternate Title:
NVSS

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http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2273819


Database available without restriction Database available without restriction
Vendor:
U.S. National Center for Health Statistics
Producer:
U.S. National Center for Health Statistics
Coverage:
Varies with data
Frequency of Updates:
continuous


The National Vital Statistics System is the oldest and most successful example of inter-governmental data sharing in Public Health and the shared relationships, standards, and procedures form the mechanism by which NCHS collects and disseminates the Nation's official vital statistics.  Through the National Vital Statistics System, data on vital events are now published in electronic form: Vital Statistics of the United States, National Vital Statistics Reports (formerly the Monthly Vital Statistics Report), and other selected reports.

For historical or related information, contact the staff in Government Information, Maps and Microform Services, C264 Wells Library, 812-855-6924, libgpd@indiana.edu.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Electronic transmission permitted
Resource Advocate:
Malcomb, J.
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Health, Physical Education and Recreation
  • Government Information: U.S. Federal Documents
  • Statistical Resources
  • Military Science
  • European Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Political Science
  • Global Studies
  • Economics

Library of Congress Subjects:

Public health--United States--Statistics.
Public Health--statistics & numerical data--United States.
Vital Statistics--United States.
United States--Statistics, Vital.