U. S. Department of Health & Human Services

About the Data

The HRSA Data Warehouse (HDW) contains data from multiple source systems within HRSA and from external sources. The resources below provide more information about the data:

  • Data Dictionary – provides definitions and basic technical information about each data element in the data warehouse
  • Data Refresh Dates – provides information about the refresh cycle of source data and the date that the HDW refreshed the data
  • Data Sources – provides information about the sources of the data in the HDW and where the data is available within the data warehouse
  • Data Suppression – Birth and Infant Mortality Statistics – describes the data suppression rules applied to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Birth and Infant Mortality Statistics data
  • Shortage Area Compilation Logic – describes the process the HDW uses to create spatial data for HPSA and MUA/P layers in the HDW Map Tool, analyzers, and map service