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Sociology 215: Graduate Research Methods (Beattie - Spring 2024)

Do You Need Statistics or Data?

Do you need Data or Statistics? 1. You likely need statistics if you need a fact, facts, or a number. 2. You likely need data if you are going to do your own analysis

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Find Health Stats by Topic [NIH Table]

Use the table in this link to locate collectors/publishers of statistics and data for different geographical areas of the U.S.