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State Health Facts
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
Whose mission is to transform public health within states and territories to help our members dramatically improve health and wellness
Council of State Governments
Watches for emerging social, political and economic trends and forecasts policy trends for the community of states, commonwealths and territories on a national and regional basis.
Provides official statistical information from the Federal Government on economic and population trends, education, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign trade, energy use, farm production, and more.
Health, United States, 2017
Health, United States is an annual report on trends in health statistics.
Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) State Health Facts
Designed to provide free, up-to-date, and easy-to-use health data on all 50 states, Statehealthfacts.org provides data on more than 500 health topics and is linked to other KFF sites.
National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)
NCSL provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues. This link goes to the issue area for health.
National Governors Association (NGA)
NGA Center for Best Practices portal on health.
Selected Metropolitan/Micropolitan Area Risk Trends (SMART)
SMART project uses the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) to analyze the data of selected metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas (MMSAs) with 500 or more respondents.
State and Community Health Profiles
CDC provides links to state reports, local reports and report cards on health.
State School Health Policy Database
National Association of State Boards of Education > State School Health Policy Database, a comprehensive set of laws and policies from 50 states on more than 40 school health topics.
U.S. Census Bureau
Census facts on health.