While the NCHS Vital statistics program has the responsibility for compiling national mortality data, there are several other sources of related and similar information.
For example, CDC’s national Injury Control Center [check title] provides specialized analyses that focus on deaths attributable to injuries. See the next page for a more complete discussion. [hyperlink to WISQARS description on the following page]
States also maintain their own websites with vital statistics data for their state. These frequently offer more detailed online tables. We discuss one example below.