SOWK 536: Policy and Advocacy in Professional Social Work: Demographics & Statistics

Research guide for students in SOWK 536.

USC Data & Statistics Research Guide

General Statistics and Demographics databases

Epidemiology and Health Statistics

Mental and Behavioral Health

State & Local Info

TIP: Use official state, county and city web sites for information about your community, like government structure and elected officials. Go to a search engine (like Google or Bing) and type in your state or city and the word government. For example, Los Angeles government. This will bring up the official website on top of the results list. 

Criminal Justice

Gender and Sexuality



Children, Youth and Families