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Centers for Disease Control | National Center for Health Statistics

When looking for data on US populations, the first place you should investigate is the National Center for Health Statistics, part of the Centers for Disease Control. "The mission of the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) is to provide statistical information that will guide actions and policies to improve the health of the American people. As the Nation's principal health statistics agency, NCHS leads the way with accurate, relevant, and timely data." 

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