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Demographic Data

Vital Statistics of the United States

Annual reports that present detailed vital statistics data, including natality, mortality, marriage and divorce.

National Vital Statistics System

Records of vital events -- births, deaths, marriages, divorces, and fetal deaths -- are collected by the states, two cities (Washington, DC and New York City) and five territories. The National Vital Statistics System exists to work in coordination with these agencies to collect and disseminate these data as the official vital statistics for the nation. Read more about the NVSS.

Portals for Finding More National Health Statistics

International Sources

Start with the national statistics agencies of other countries in order to find vital statistics.