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ES206 - Foundations of Health, Fitness, and Recreation: Statistics

A research guide for students in ES206.

Statistical Sources

Government and non-profit organization websites are excellent sources of the types of statistical information (population data, health data, etc.) you will need for your class projects. Some of the most useful for your purposes include:

Other Non-Profit Websites

Another tip for locating statistics and background information on your topic of interest is to use Google to locate a non-profit organization (or organizations) dedicated to your health issue of interest.

  • In a Google Search box type keywords describing your health issue plus "site:.org".  For example, to find non-profit organizations dedicated to educating the public about heart disease, Google: heart disease site:.org
Screen shot of Google search
Or, try searching: heart disease statistics site.org

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