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Social Work

Using Data and Statistics

It's vital to find, evaluate, and interpret data and statistics in order for social workers to draw conclusions about our communities. Use the resources on this page to find statistics and datasets for your research. 

Need help using and evaluating data? Check out these videos on Using Quantitative Data and Evaluating Statistics for an introduction. (Note: these videos are only available to WMU students and employees).

Finding Data and Datasets for Social Work

Census and Community Data