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Release of 2013 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Data

Date posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:59 CDT

The 2013 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data was recently released.

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Updated Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook

Date posted: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:50 CDT

The U.S. DHHS, Office on Women's Health recently updated the Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook on the Quick Health Data Online website. For a look at critical women’s health issues, you can search and download new state reports.

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New Data Available on the State Data Center Website: County-to-County Migration Flows Tables

Date posted: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:58 CDT

The County-to-County Migration Flows Tables, which use data collected by the American Community Survey between 2007 and 2011, show how many Iowa residents move from one specific county to another during the course of a year.

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New AHRQ National Healthcare Disparities Report

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:26 CDT

The HHS Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) released a new National Healthcare Disparities Report.

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NCHS Releases Health Data Interactive Tutorial Videos

Date posted: Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:33 CDT

The National Center for Health Statistics announced the release of three tutorial videos for the Health Data Interactive Project.

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The Atlas of Rural and Small Town America - New Data

Date posted: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:35 CDT

The Atlas of Rural and Small Town America captures data from the American Community Survey as it pertains to rural areas. Rural stakeholders may find it useful to identify statistics on individuals, jobs, and agriculture in their community or region.

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2013 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index® Rankings

Date posted: Mon, 03 Mar 2014 09:45 CST

Gallup-Healthways released its 2013 Rankings for the Well-Being Index®, the official measurement tool of Iowa's Healthiest State Initiative. The rankings list Iowa 10th in overall well-being.

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Find Stats for Your Neighborhood with the Census Bureau’s New Interactive Map

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 20:50 CST

The U.S. Census Bureau released Census Explorer, a new interactive map that gives users easier access to neighborhood-level statistics. The map uses updated statistics from the 2008-2012 American Community Survey (ACS), also released.

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2012 KIDS COUNT Data Book

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:12 CST

The 2012 KIDS COUNT Data Book published by the Annie E. Casey Foundation is now available. Data in the book is based on 2010 data. Overall Iowa ranked 8th in child well-being.

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Iowa Chronic Disease Data

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:09 CST

Two new reports published by the IDPH, Chronic Disease Integration Team: Data and Surveillance Committee provide state-specific data on the burden of chronic disease in Iowa.

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2010 Iowa Child and Family Household Health Survey

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:05 CST

The results are out for the 2010 Iowa Child and Family Household Health Survey (IHHS). The IHHS is a comprehensive, statewide effort to evaluate the health status, access to health care, and social environment of children and families in Iowa.

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States Perform: See How Your State Stacks Up

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:02 CST

States Perform is an interactive database from The Council of State Governments. The database provides users with access to interactive, customizable and up-to-date comparative performance measurement data for states in six key areas.

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Census Bureau Releases Uninsured Data for 2012

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:59 CST

The Census Bureau released its annual data on the number of people who were uninsured in 2012.

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Health, United States, 2012: In Brief

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:54 CST

CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics released the Health, United States series which presents an annual look at national trends in health statistics.

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Adolescent Health Brief from the 2010 Iowa Child and Family Household Health Survey

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:45 CST

The results are out for the 2010 Iowa Child and Family Household Health Survey: Adolescent Health in Iowa Brief. The policy brief provides statewide results about a sample of issues related to the health of adolescents ages 10-17 years in Iowa.

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New Adolescent Health Data Fact Sheets

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:12 CST

The U.S. DHHS, Office of Adolescent Health released updated fact sheets on state and national summaries that focus on different areas of adolescent health and behavior.

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Sortable Stats 2.0

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:07 CST

Would you appreciate having data on death rates, risk factors, and other public health indicators for a state/region at the click of your mouse? Sortable Stats is an interactive database with data on 31 behavioral risk factors and health indicators.

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State Specific Resources on Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:00 CST

Now available from the Guttmacher Institute, a new tool offers more than two dozen state-specific indicators related to unintended pregnancy, including incidence, outcomes, and public costs for each state.

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MCHB Releases New Resources on Women's and Children's Health

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:49 CST

The Health Resources and Services Administration's Maternal and Child Health Bureau released two reports on the health status and service needs of infants, children, adolescents, children with special health care needs, and women in the United States

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Public Health Quality Improvement Encyclopedia

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:40 CST

The Public Health Foundation (PHF) announced the availability of the quality improvement resource, Public Health Quality Improvement Encyclopedia.

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2013 County Health Rankings

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:35 CST

The 2013 County Health Rankings report was released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.

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New Public Health Research Resource from CDC

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:25 CST

CDC Stacks is a free, digital library of CDC scientific research and literature, compiling more than 10,000 publications on a range of public health topics.

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Did You Know?: NCHS is the Nation’s Principal Health Statistics Agency

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:22 CST

Did You Know?: The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) is the Nation’s principal health statistics agency, providing data to identify and address health issues affecting the U.S. population.

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2013 Edition of The Book of the States

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:16 CST

This publication has been the reference book of choice for state government officials since 1935, providing relevant, accurate and timely information, solutions and comparisons for all 56 states, commonwealths and territories of the United States.

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First-Time Data on ACEs

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:09 CST

The 2011-12 National Survey of Children’s Health provides first-time national data on Adverse Child and Family Experiences for children.

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Costs by ZIP Code

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:05 CST

The Kaiser Family Foundation updated its subsidy calculator to provide estimates by ZIP code of the insurance premiums and tax subsidies available for people who buy coverage for 2014 through the new state health insurance marketplaces.

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IDPH Launches Public Health Tracking Tool

Date posted: Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:01 CST

IDPH announced the launch of the Iowa Public Health Tracking (IPHT). IPHT is a state of the art environmental and public health tracking program to close the gap in what is known about the impact of environmental hazards on health.

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Top 3 Things You Should Know About Poverty

Date posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:39 CST

From the Center for American Progress: The top three things you should know about poverty. The article includes a report and infographics.

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The State of Women in America: A 50-State Analysis

Date posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:38 CST

A new report from the Center for American Progress (CAP): The State of Women in America: A 50-State Analysis of How Women are Faring Across the Nation.

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