GIS is an important tool for analyzing Public Health issues. This guide highlights software and data available to Boston College students in areas of public health.
Data will be made available in class.
Supplemental Class Data
BC Demographic Data
Boston College owns several years of demographic data from our software vendor ESRI. This data includes selected Census data with geographic boundaries from the block level up to the national level. Additional data for roads, water and parks are also included. A select amount of international data can also be found. All data ArcGIS compatible.
|Maps and Data 2004. ESRI (BC Community Only)||Data Description
|Maps and Data 2000. ESRI (BC Community Only)||Data Description*|
|Maps and Data 1998 . ESRI (BC Community Only)||Data Description Link temporarily unavailable.
* Includes Individual state maps.