Tag Archives: data sharing

Exemplar Public Health Datasets

Here is an interesting resource to watch: The Exemplar Public Health Datasets Collection in Open Health Data. Large longitudinal cohorts for secondary data analysis, anyone?

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Age- and sex-specific death data

A colleague asked recently where to find different estimates of age- and sex-specific death counts for comparison purposes, and I told her that there should be some available on GapMinder. This was wrong (although you can compare child mortality rates there), so I did a little digging. Here are the results, in case they are useful for you, too:

If you want to explore the IHME data, here is a little notebook that you can use to get started.

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Videos of the GHME

The Global Health Metrics and Evaluation conference that I attended two weeks ago was scrupulously videotaped, and most sessions are now online. I had a really good time at the session Responsible data sharing and strengthening country capacity for analysis, which started with this unusual framing by moderator Elizabeth Pisani:

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