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The University of Arizona

Information Resources in Public Health

This guide has resources and information to support study and research for the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH).

UA Resources, Books & Journals

Data Tools

ADHS Community Profiles Dashboard                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps - Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Provides county-by-county health rankings in each of the 50 states, explanations of each health factor, and actionable strategies to improve the health of communities across the nation.

NHQRDRNet Online Query System (NHCDR)

National Healthcare Quality & DiOnline query system that allows you to access national and state data on the quality of, and access to, health care from scientifically credible measures and data sources. This is an interactive tool to explore data from the National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Reports. sparities Reports

MEASURE DHS Demographic and Health Surveys

MEASURE DHS has collected, analyzed and disseminated accurate and representative data on population, health, HIV and nutrition through more than 260 surveys in over 90 countries.

Data & Statistics

American FactFinder
Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community - state, county, city.
Census QuickFacts
Quick, easy access to facts about people, business, and geography - state & county.
Health Data Tools and Statistics - PhPartners
An extensive list of data sources put together in a collaborative effort by U.S. government agencies, public health organizations and health sciences libraries.
Statehealthfacts
This site designed to provide free, up-to-date, and easy-to-use health data for all 50 states. It provides data on more than 700 health topics and is linked to both the Kaiser Family Foundation website (www.kff.org)
Health Status and Vital Statistics - AZ Department of Health Services (ADHS)
This site provides information on patterns and trends in health status of Arizonans. The health status information is disseminated online and through bound reports.
Health Data, Reports & Statistics - Pima County Health Department
This site provides health status information on the residents of Pima County, Arizona.
AZStats
This website provides a wide variety of labor market and demographic information for Arizona, including local area employment and unemployment statistics, occupation and industry employment estimates and projections, wage survey data, population data, and more. Contact us by phone or email if you need any assistance finding data:
Phone: 602-771-2222
Email for labor related questions: labor.info@azstats.gov
Email for population related questions: pop.info@azstats.gov

Interactive Map

HealthMap brings together disparate data sources, including online news aggregators, eyewitness reports, expert-curated discussions and validated official reports, to achieve a unified and comprehensive view of the current global state of infectious diseases and their effect on human and animal health. Through an automated process, updating 24/7/365, the system monitors, organizes, integrates, filters, visualizes and disseminates online information about emerging diseases in nine languages, facilitating early detection of global public health threats.