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SOC 115G: Global Health and Social Justice: Articles, Reports, & Statistics

Guide URL

Instructor Photo

     URL: http://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/soc115G

    Presented by Lee Adams                              

Search Strategies

Try the following searches in the databases to the right. You can cut and past the search strings below (replacing [disease] with the disease and [country] with the country/city/region you are researching) into the database search boxes.

[disease] AND [country]

[disease] AND [country] AND (incidence OR prevalence OR mortality OR morbidity OR epidemiology)

 

Google

Google can help you find national and local government statistics on health and disease for your country. Try these two searches:

[country/region] [disease]

[country/region] [department of health]

[country/region] [ministry of health]

Sample Country Department of Health Website

Article Databases

Country Facts & Statistics

Prevalence of HIV Worldwide