Research Data & Sites Resources
 

Kentucky Specific Data

International, National & Kentucky Data Web Sites

Aging and Demographic Data (National and International)
U.S. DHHS
http://www.census.gov/prod/2001pubs/p95-01-1.pdf

Aging and Demographic Data
Administration on Aging
http://dhhs.gov/

Aging and Health Data
National Center for Health Statistics
http://www.cdc.gov/aging/

Alcohol Abuse Database
NIAAA
http://etoh.niaaa.nih.gov/

Census data for the U.S. and Kentucky
U.S. Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/

Child Abuse and Neglect Data
National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect
Cornell University
http://www.childwelfare.gov/

Child health data
U.S. DHHS
http://www.hhs.gov/children/

Children in the States
Children’s Defense Fund
http://www.childrensdefense.org/child-research-data-publications/us-state-child-data.html

Center for Demography of Health and Aging
http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/cdha/caar.html

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) – Formally HCFA 
Medicare data
http://www.cms.gov/DataCompendium/

Child Welfare (child poverty, abuse and neglect, child care and health, adoption, etc.).
State data
http://www.cwla.org/advocacy/statefactsheets/statefactsheets03.htm

National data
http://www.cwla.org/advocacy/nationalfactsheet03.htm

Family Data
National Survey of America’s Families
Urban Institute
http://www.urban.org/Content/Research/NewFederalism/NSAF/Overview/NSAFOverview.htm (Available only through subscription)

Health Facts by State (Includes Medicare & Medicaid)
Kaiser Family Foundation
http://www.statehealthfacts.kff.org/

Kids Count Data Base
Annie E. Casey Foundation
http://www.aecf.org/kidscount/

National Center for Resource Family Support
Facts about Foster Care
http://www.casey.org/

National Survey of America's Families
http://www.urban.org/Content/Research/NewFederalism/NSAF/Overview/NSAFOverview.htm

Poverty Data (by State)
U.S. Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty.html

Rural Families Data Center
http://www.prb.org/datafinder.aspx

Rural Poverty Data
Rural Policy Research Institute
http://www.rupri.org/

Social Security Data (Benefits, Medicare, Medicaid, SSI, Poverty, etc.)
Social Security Administration
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/index.html

UK Center for Poverty
http://www.ukcpr.org/Index1.html

World Economy and Social Survey
United Nations
http://www.un.org/esa/research.htm

Kentucky Specific Data

Cabinet for Families and Children
All Families Matter 2001 Report
http://chfs.ky.gov/dph/surv.htm

Demographic Data on Kentucky
Kentucky State Data Center
University of Louisville
http://cbpa.louisville.edu/ksdc/

Demographic Data on Kentucky (Quick Facts on Population)
U.S. Census Bureau
http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/21000.html

Earnings and Income
Kentucky Virtual Library
http://www.kyvl.org/ky_business.shtm

Income and Poverty Data in Kentucky
U.S. Census Bureau
http://cbpa.louisville.edu/ksdc/kpr/povest/povest.htm

Poverty and Income in Kentucky
Kentucky Virtual Library
http://www.kyvl.org/ky_business.shtm

Social and Human Services Data
Kentucky Virtual Library
http://www.kyvl.org/ky_socialservices.shtm

State Children’s Health Insurance Programs (SCHIP)         
http://aspe.hhs.gov/health/schip2/