RN Reports and Statistics

Psychiatric-Mental Health RN Salary

Bureau of Labor Statistics:  Registered Nurses national occupational employment and wages data


Nursing Reports & Statistics

National Council: The Psychiatric Shortage
National Council Medical Director Institute white paper published 2017.

Georgetown University: Nursing Supply and Demand through 2020
Nursing workforce report published 2015.

Nursing Workforce Survey Data
The National Center for Health Workforce Analysis (NCHWA) within the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) conducts surveys and provides data on the supply, use, access, need, and demand for health workers. Data for two surveys on the nursing workforce are currently available.

Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association
A collection of articles regarding the psychiatric-mental health nursing workforce.

World Health Organization: State of the World’s Nursing Report - 2020   The latest evidence on and policy options for the global nursing workforce. Includes an executive summary.


Mental Health and Substance Use Reports & Statistics

SAMHSA 2017 National Survey on Drug Use & Health
Results of the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use & Health on the prevalence, patterns, and consequences of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal substance use in individuals age 12 and older.

SAMHSA National Survey on Drug Use & Health
Primary source of information on the prevalence, patterns, and consequences of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drug use and abuse in the general U.S. civilian non institutionalized population, age 12 and older.

NIMH Statistics
Find mental health research information from across the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other federal departments on this page. The page includes information on the prevalence of mental disorders and treatment, mental health-related disability, suicide, and the economic costs associated with mental illness.

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