The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America is a project of Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation highlighting the latest obesity trends and practices, policies, and programs to help reverse the epidemic.
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Explore the State of Obesity website, for data interactives, priority policy summaries, stories from the field, and an Oklahoma snapshot of trends and policy actions underway to prevent and reduce obesity.
Community Commons is an interactive resource that allows users to generate maps and data reports on a variety of topics, including public health, food access, and environmental factors.
The National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems (NAPHSIS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) have jointly released data from the United States Small-Area Life Expectancy Estimates Project (USALEEP).
The CDC periodically releases the results from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey, which monitors health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including…
This page serves as a central hub of links to local (regional, county, or city level) health data sources for Oklahoma.
Prioritize your work, assess your progress, or make the care for your wellness initiative with the evidence on this page.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health’s State of the State’s Health Report aims to explain how various health outcomes and behaviors affect the overall health status of Oklahoma residents and guides the reader in how to interpret the data provided.
Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) provides a one page summary outlining information on the healthcare workforce and health facilities in Oklahoma. This document provides an overview of available services within the state, while the full databook includes a breakdown by county. In the full databook, there is also a map visualizing the geographic distribution of these services through the state (pgs. 96-135).
Click here for more information on OSDH data and reports.
The County Health Rankings Dashboards, published each year by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), provide information about how health is influenced based on the community you live in.
The Center for Chronic Disease Prevention & Health Promotion at OSDH is excited to introduce the 2018 Wellness County Profiles.