National Occupational Respiratory Mortality System (NORMS)

Background Users can search this database pertaining to respiratory conditions such as asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis, and tuberculosis. The National Occupational Respiratory Mortality System (NORMS) is developed and maintained by National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This surveillance system includes respiratory conditions such as: asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis, tuberculosis, lung cancer, and silicosis, among others. Data Notes Users can generate national-…

State Health Facts

Users can gather state level health information on topics such as: state demographics, mental health, oral and dental health, mortality, tobacco use, pregnancy and child birth. Background State Health Facts is the state health data portion of the Kaiser Family Foundation. Information on health data is organized under the following categories: demographics and the economy; health status; health coverage and uninsured; Medicaid and CHIP; health costs and budget; Medicare; managed…

National Occupational Mortality Survey

Users can access data about mortality statistics related to occupation exposures. Background The National Occupational Mortality Survey (NOMS) is maintained by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). The data base offers age-adjusted proportionate mortality ratios and summary statistics for roughly 500 occupational groups and 300 industry groups. Data Notes Users can search proportionate mortality ratio (PMR) data by sex, race, cause of death, industry (using census industry…

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Users are able to access data related to labor and labor related health outcomes including but not limited occupational safety, occupational fatalities, and occupational injuries. Background The Bureau of Labor Statistics is maintained by the United States Department of Labor. While the database offers data on workplace injuries it also offers data on less health focused demographic information like inflation, unemployment, pay and benefits, spending and time use, productivity, and…