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Wisconsin Health Impact Assessment Online Toolkit
Considering Health in All Policies

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Wisconsin Health Data and Other Resources

Health Data

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is the world’s largest, on-going telephone health survey system, tracking health conditions and risk behaviors in the United States yearly since 1984.

Department of Administration
Demographic Services
The Demographic Services Center develops annual total population estimates for all Wisconsin towns, villages, and cities. It also makes annual estimates of the voting age population for all municipalities and total population estimates for Zip Code Areas. Additionally, they produce population projections by age and sex for the counties; population projections of total population for all municipalities; and estimates of total housing units and households for all counties.

Department of Health Services

Kaiser Family Foundation
State Health Facts: Wisconsin at a Glance

University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute
County Health Rankings - Wisconsin
County Snapshots
The County Health Rankings show us that where we live matters to our health. The health of a community depends on many different factors – ranging from individual health behaviors, education and jobs, to quality of health care, to the environment, each of which are captured in county level reports. Wisconsin Clearinghouse for prevention resources - National Data Sources Resources

Department of Health Services

Human Impact Partners

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce
A collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries which provides timely, convenient access to selected public health resources on the Internet.

Department of Natural Resources

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Healthy Home Tool

What Works for Health: Policies and Programs to Improve Wisconsin's Health
- database of evidence for effective policies.

Last Revised:  April 17, 2014