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What is routine data collection?
Also to know is, what is routine source of data?
Resources that provide data collected on a periodic basis, usually annually or less frequently. In addition to large-scale household surveys, they may include small-scale, ad-hoc household surveys, special studies, and national censuses.
Beside above, what are the sources of health statistics? The main sources of health statistics are surveys, administrative and medical records, claims data, vital records, surveillance, disease registries, and peer-reviewed literature.
Similarly one may ask, what is routine data in epidemiology?
Routine data describes non-targeted information that is obtained in a standardised and consistent manner. Various sources of routinely collected data are available for use in epidemiological studies. These include: Demographic data from census and population registers.
How is data collected in epidemiology?
Epidemiological studies can be observational, analytic or descriptive, and can be organised in a number of ways. The end result of any study design is to collect useful data that reveals relationships between causes and outcomes (including exposure and environmental factors) in certain diseases.