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DflD HHSIBIIIIIEIII. A; flpplylllg Wllfll. WE naive learueu In this week's second SAS assignment, you will go out and search for some public health data.
You can get data in an excel form or transpose it to excel in any number of ways. Also, this does
not have to be patient specific information. You can get data on your local community for the
purpose of comparing and contrasting different values and categories. To complete this assignment you will have to do the following: Find a public health source of data. The data must have at least 4 columns information. Two of
the columns should be categorical. If you find only continuous data then you can change age (a
continuous variable) into discrete 10-year categories to aid in your analysis.
Fun the following SAS procedures: - PROC Contents . PROC FREQ (With tables and a Chi-Square)
- PROC MEANS You will need to answer the following questions in minimum 350 words:
‘- What was the source? ‘- What conclusions can we draw from the basic statistics that were run?
. How does this compare with the research in the field? Sources of Public Health Data:
CDC Sources QDQ wQNDER: Mortality Data, Data on HIV/AIDS, Birth Statistics, Cancer Statistics, Heat
Index, Precipitation, Air Pollution etc ms: Vaccine Adverse events w: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
YBRFSS: Youth Risk Factor Surveillance System
California Specific Data Qal-Enflroscreen 3,0; Air pollution, water contaminants, and toxic sites merged with asthma
hospitalizations and death data Di 0mm °° M

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