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AHA Guide This link opens in a new window
Find information on hospitals by name or system for facts like bed size, location, etc.
AHRQ Research Tools & Data
Find data, statistics, tools, reports and more on health care, technology assessments, evidence-based practice.
American Hospital Directory This link opens in a new window
Find information on hospitals such as bed size, services, utilization, etc. Access to free data only. No subscription.
CDC Wonder This link opens in a new window
Access statistical research data, reference materials, reports and guidelines on health-related topics published by the CDC. Data sets include mortality (deaths), cancer incidence, HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, vaccinations, natality (births), census data and many other topics.
FastStats - U.S. CDC
The FastStats site provides quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance and is organized alphabetically. Links are provided to publications that include the statistics presented, to sources of more data, and to related web pages.
Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM)
The FCSM is an interagency committee dedicated to improving the quality of Federal statistics. The FCSM was created by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to inform and advise OMB and the Interagency Council on Statistical Policy (ICSP) on methodological and statistical issues that affect the quality of Federal data.
Health Statistics - MedlinePlus
Links to sources of health statistics, including organizations, diseases & conditions, and special populations.
HCUP (Healthcare Costs & Utilization Projects) This link opens in a new window
HCUP is the Nation's most comprehensive source of hospital care data, including information on in-patient stays, ambulatory surgery and services visits, and emergency department encounters. HCUP enables researchers, insurers, policymakers and others to study health care delivery and patient outcomes over time, and at the national, regional, State, and community levels.
Historical Statistics of the United States This link opens in a new window
Quantitative facts of American history, including health and population statistics.
Medicare.gov Care Compare
We’ve combined our 8 original provider compare sites (Doctors & clinicians, Hospitals, Nursing homes, Home health services, Hospice care, Inpatient rehabilitation facilities, Long-term care hospitals, and Dialysis facilities), giving you one place to start finding any type of care you need. New features include updated maps, new filters that help you identify the providers right for you, and a clean, consistent design that makes it easier to compare providers and find the information that’s most important to you.
National Center for Health Statistics This link opens in a new window
Link to several public health statistical resources including CDC Wonder, FastStats, MMWR Stats, National Survey stats and more.
Rural Health Information Hub
The Rural Health Information Hub, formerly the Rural Assistance Center, is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to be a national clearinghouse on rural health issues. It supports healthcare and population health in rural communities.
Data Planet This link opens in a new window
Statistical data in 16 major subject categories. Provides data analysis tools and customized visualizations.
State & Local Statistics
America's Health Rankings
America's Health Rankings® is the longest running annual assessment of our nation's health on a state-by-state basis.
Area Resource File (ARF) U.S. DHHS
The basic county-specific Area Resource File (ARF) is a database containing more than 6,000 variables for each of the nation's counties. ARF contains information on health facilities, health professions, measures of resource scarcity, health status, economic activity, health training programs, and socioeconomic and environmental characteristics.
Community Health Status Indicators - U.S. DHHS
This website is archived for historical purposes and is no longer being maintained or updated.
County Health Rankings
County Health Rankings measure the health of nearly all counties in the nation and rank them within states. The Rankings are compiled using county-level measures from a variety of national and state data sources. These measures are standardized and combined using scientifically-informed weights.
FastStats - State Data
Vital statistics such as birth, marriages, divorces, and mortality information
Ohio Department of Health This link opens in a new window
Provides statistics on the health of Ohio's population as well as access to an online catalog of videos, books, kits, and programs on major health promotion, public health and disease prevention topics.
State Health Facts Online - Kaiser Family Foundation
Statehealthfacts.org is a project of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and is designed to provide free, up-to-date, and easy-to-use health data for all 50 states on more than 700 health topics. The data are based on an analysis of the Census Bureau’s March 2010 and 2011 Current Population Surveys and are restricted to the civilian (not active duty military) population.
State Snapshots - AHRQ
The U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality provides state-specific health care quality information, including strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for improvement.