Exercise 2.Health Outcome Data
--Finding Natality Information

 

Natality database has counts of births occurring within the United States to U.S. residents and non-residents. Counts can be obtained by state, county, child's gender and weight, maternal race, maternal age, maternal education, gestation period, prenatal care, and birth plurality. The data is derived from birth certificates.

Question 1.
How many twins were born in Harttord, CT in 1998?

 
1. Go to CDC WONDER, at http://wonder.cdc.gov/, select Anonymous User > Get Info > Natality
2. Select Connecticut > Hartford > Twin and click Send
 
 
 
 

Question 2:
In New York city, how many triplets were born in 1998?
Answer is in the lecture >>
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Instructor: Hongjie Wang, MLS. AHIP
 
For more information, please contact:
Hongjie Wang
Lyman Maynard Stowe Library
University of Connecticut Health Center
wang@nso.uchc.edu
Tel: 860-679-4053
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