Chronic Disease Prevention Data and Reports: Other Sources

Can't find what you're looking for? Below are helpful alternative sites and sources that may be useful.

Wisconsin Data

Wisconsin Interactive Statistics on Health (WISH) Query System houses state-level health indicators including health behaviors, hospitalizations, mortality, and morbidity data.

Wisconsin Health Atlas is funded by the Wisconsin Partnership Program and staffed by employees of the Obesity Prevention Initiative and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. This resource provides a statewide weight, healthy eating, and physical activity dashboard for local change makers to inform and support health promotion efforts.

Wisconsin Survey of the Health of Wisconsin (SHOW) is a comprehensive ongoing annual health survey gathering data on health and a wide range of health determinants. Surveys are completed by physical measurement and biosample collection. Data are collected from participants living in diverse urban and rural communities, towns and cities across the state.

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps is a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, providing annual county-level measures for vital health factors, including high school graduation rates, obesity, smoking, unemployment, access to healthy foods, the quality of air and water, income inequality, and teen births.

Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Data Tracker has data on over a dozen environmental public health topics including emergency department visits and/or hospitalizations for heart attack, oral health, asthma, and cancer.

Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Control Program reports facts and figures on the burden of cancer in Wisconsin.

National Data

America's Health Rankings provides historical and comprehensive health, environmental, and socioeconomic data used to determine national health benchmarks and state rankings.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Behavior Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Prevalence Data & Data Analysis Tools allows you to find city and county data collected through various resources provided through BRFSS.

CDC Heart Disease and Stroke Atlas is an interactive online mapping tool to create and customize county-level maps of heart disease and stroke by race and ethnicity, gender, age group, and more.

CDC Diabetes Atlas houses interactive county-level data and maps on diagnosed diabetes prevalence and incidence, obesity, and physical inactivity from 2004-2013.

CDC 500 Cities Project: Local Data for Better Health provides census tract-level small area estimates for chronic disease risk factors, health outcomes, and clinical preventive service use for Wisconsin’s seven largest cities: Milwaukee, Madison, Green Bay, Kenosha, Racine, Appleton, and Waukesha.

Last Revised: January 7, 2019