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Health Statistics

  • Tennessee's Office of Health Statistics & Research is responsible for the compilation, analysis, and distribution of vital statistics data and other statistical information submitted to the Tennessee Department of Health through various certificates, reports, and surveys.
  • 2004 Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank
    The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery published this “authoritative source for current U.S. statistics on cosmetic surgery” that covers 39 cosmetic procedures and offers 8-year comparisons.
  • American Hospital Directory
    The American Hospital Directory’s website provides detailed information on almost every hospital in the United States.  It has a free state-by-state listing of hospital profiles to serve as a standard for comparison for users.
  • Trust for America’s Health
    The Trust for America’s Health, a nonprofit organization, works to “make disease prevention a national priority.”  Included on this website is a section entitled “Your State’s Health” which provides brief statistics on such areas as the percentage of adults with asthma or the percentage of obese adults.  It also covers cancer tracking mechanisms and bioterrorism preparedness at the state level.