Test Your Knowledge Quiz
Gathering and Using Data
- Common types of quantitative data for measuring health disparities include:
- Dr. Picard is collecting data regarding obesity disparities affecting adults living in rural areas compared to urban areas. She has decided to conduct focus groups with members of the target population. Which of the following reasons support Dr. Picard’s collection of qualitative data?
- Primary data are more credible for demonstrating the presence of health inequalities than secondary data.
- Which of the following data resources provides a portal with access to more than 80 surveillance systems?