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Government Information

A list of useful government publications (print and electronic).



Crime in Louisiana or 4th Floor Louisiana Documents Stacks  J 100.1:year - This resource reports statistical information regarding crime, such as the type and amount of offenses, in Louisiana at the city and parish level.

Data Center (Department of Education) - This online resource offers data in various areas of education, including report cards for individual schools and test results. Note that coverage varies, but information can be found at the state, parish, and school level.

Louisiana Health Report Card or Reference Room Louisiana Documents Stacks -- H1.1:RC/year - This resource collects health information for the state of Louisiana in various categories, including major diseases, birth weights, and drug addictions. Statistical data is also included in the appendices. The chapters generally provide information at the state and national level. The statistical data, which includes information such as top causes of death, can provide information at the parish level.