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Resources on finding and utilizing health statistics.
Specific Health Indicators
Injury, Crime & Violence
Statistics by Location
General Health Indicator Resources
Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System
Includes interactive maps & databases and survey data & downloads
The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is a telephone health survey system, tracking health conditions and risk behaviors in the United States and U.S. territories. Data is collected monthly.
Chronic Disease Indicators (CDC)
Provides access to specific state indicator data
A cross-cutting set of 97 indicators developed by consensus, allowing states, territories and large metropolitan areas to uniformly define, collect, and report chronic disease data.
Community Health Status Indicators
View county-level data in the left side bar
Provides an overview of key health status indicators within communities. Data is available at the county-level.
Health Indicators Warehouse (HIW)
Begin by selecting from topic, geography, or initiative. Maintained by the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics.
Health Related Quality of Life (CDC)
Provides state health indicator data tables, maps, and findings
HRQOL surveillance data can be used to identify unmet population health needs and to inform decision making, and program and policy development.
Comprehensive set of 10-year, national goals & objectives for improving the health of all Americans for 2010, 2020, & 2030. Includes Leading Health Indicators (not yet set for 2030)
Kids Count Data Center
Contains hundreds of measures of child well-being across the U.S. Visualize data by rank, map, & line graph.
Michigan Critical Health Indicators
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) (CDC)
Monitors health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults.
Covid Health Equity Data
Catalogs current health equity-related data on the COVID Data Tracker that align with populations and place-based focus groups identified in the
CDC COVID-19 Response Health Equity Strategy
Cinformation system to monitor the state of wellbeing, diversity, opportunity and equity for U.S. children.
Health Equity Tracker - Data
From the Satcher Health Leadership Institute, Morehouse College.