The DSHS Center for Health Statistics was established to provide a convenient access point for health-related data for Texas. The objective is to be a source of information for assessment of community health and for public health planning.
Rand Texas, a service of the nation’s leading think tank, is a portfolio of statistics on Texas and other states drawn from over 270 statistical databases in 14 categories: Population & Demographics; Health & Health Care; Business & Economics; Crimes, Prisons & Courts; Labor Force, Employment & Earnings; Energy; Environment, Resources & Weather; K-12 Education; Higher Education; Income, Expenditure, Wealth & Poverty; Social Insurance & Human Services; Transportation & Travel; Federal Government; State & Local Government. The Library's subscription includes U.S. and Texas statistics
Source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the Decennial Census, Economic Censuses, the American Community Survey, the Population Estimates Program, and the Annual Survey of Manufactures.