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International Statistics Organizations
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) International Statistic Program. This initiative maintains international health statistics programs from more than 20 countries with the goal of improving the availability, quality, and comparability of health data worldwide.
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. This institution provides funding to countries in support of programs concerned with prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis. Data are available for each region in annual reports and progress reports.
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF). This independent, non-profit organization focuses on major health issues in the U.S. and internationally, analyzing policies and providing data. Topics of interest include global health policy.
Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). Research institute funded by the University of Washington and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation that works with many collaborators to identify the most serious world health problems and determine effectiveness of health programs. This Website provides access to their data, and provides information on training and education in health metrics and evaluation.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Promotes policies for improving economic and social well-being of people around the world.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Provides statistics on education, science and technology, culture, and communication for more than 200 countries and territories.
World Bank. Organization that provides financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. Provides access to data through its online databases and publications.
World Health Organization (WHO). Provides leadership on global health issues. Authority on international health within the United Nations' system.