As the Internet has grown, so has the number of database driven web sites. This page provides annotated links to online databases which can be useful for program planning and grant writing.
- California Environmental Health Tracking Program - Data Portal
Supports data enquiries, offers tools and services that are helpful for accessing and visualizing data, and provides background on environmental health.
- Chronic Disease Indicators
From the CDC, a cross-cutting set of 97 indicators that were developed by consensus and that allows states and territories and large metropolitan areas to uniformly define, collect, and report chronic disease data.
- Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Tools and Resources
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tools and resources to aid public health professionals, policymakers, and other stakeholders in their chronic disease prevention efforts.
- County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's County Health Rankings, launched in 2010, illustrate what we know when it comes to what's making people sick or healthy.
- County Health Status Profiles 2013
From the California Department of Public Health, contains county data for selected health indicators as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
- Directory of Consumer-Driven Services (CDS)
A comprehensive central resource for information on national and local consumer-driven programs, which are proven to improve mental health outcomes.
- Diversity Data
Create customized reports describing over 100 measures of diversity, opportunity, and quality of life for 362 metropolitan areas.
- ENACT Local Policy Data Base
Funded by the California Endowment, the Local Policy Database catalogues promising food and activity related policies.
- Get Real About Teen Pregnancy!
Offers a unique California-based resource for data and analysis of teen birth rates, as well as for policies and programs that seek to provide teens with access to comprehensive sex education.
- Guttmacher Institute Data Center
A robust interactive tool for researchers, advocates, policymakers, journalists and others working on reproductive health issues.
- Healthy People 2010 - Data2020
Allows users to explore the data and technical information related to the Healthy People 2020 objectives.
- Maternal and Infant Health Assessment (MIHA)
an annual, statewide-representative survey of women with a recent live birth in California. MIHA collects self-reported information about maternal and infant experiences and about maternal attitudes and behaviors before, during & shortly after pregna
- Quick Health Data Online
The Office on Women's Health Quick Health Data Online is an interactive system that provides reliable and easily accessible health data to help assess needs, develop programs, and inform policies.
- Rural Assistance Center State Guides
RAC’s State Guides include selected information pulled from the Online Library section of this website, as well as links to useful publications and websites. The guides focus on the most current and relevant information for each state.
- State Health Facts, Kaiser Foundation
Continually updated state level data on a range of health-related issues.
- Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System
An interactive database system that provides customized reports of injury-related data. Users can search, sort, and view the injury data and create reports, charts, and maps based on various criteria.
- Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook
Statistical resource on women’s health in each of the states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.