CDC.gov is CDC's primary online communication channel. Annually, there are close to 500 million page views to the site, averaging 41 million page views per month.
As the Nation's principal health statistics agency, we compile statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of our people. We are a unique public resource for health information - a critical element of public health and health policy.
FedStats provides access to the full range of official statistical information produced by the Federal Government without having to know in advance which Federal agency produces which particular statistic. With convenient searching and linking capablilties to more than 100 agencies that provide data and trend information on such topics as economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more, FedStats is your one location for access to the full breadth of Federal statistical information.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.
A new set of rank the overall health of nearly every county in the nation, confirming for the second year the critical role that factors such as education, jobs, income, environment and access to health care play in how healthy people are and how long they live.
Sortable Stats is an interactive data set comprised of behavioral risk factors and health indicators. This data set compiles state-level data for the 50 states, DC and U.S. territories from various published CDC and federal sources into a format that allows users to view, sort, and analyze data at state, regional, and national levels. This tool is intended to serve as a resource in the promotion of policy, system, and environmental changes.
America’s Health Rankings®Senior Report: A Call to Action for Individuals and Their Communities offers a comprehensive analysis of senior population health on a national and state-by-state basis across 34 measures of senior health. The Report is meant to promote discussion around the health of older Americans while driving communities, governments, stakeholders and individuals to take action to improve senior health.
Resource from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: The Community Health Advisor online tool displays 30-year behavior, health and cost impact projections for implementing evidence-based tobacco and physical activity interventions. It allows Public Health professionals and policymakers to understand the full impact and expected return of initiatives to improve community health. They have identified smoking to be a high priority health issue in your area and believe the Advisor will be helpful to you in evaluating and advocating for both potential and current policies and programs.