County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, A Healthier Nation, County by County

Download Rankings Data

Get data for the entire nation or a state

Learn about the data & methods

Our Approach

Our model of population health

Ranking Methods

How Rankings are calculated

Using the Rankings Data

How to understand and go beyond the Rankings

Measuring Progress

Guide to understanding the health trends in your community

What can I do?

Action Center

Guides and tools for improving health

What Works for Health

Find effective policy/program strategies

What can I learn from others?

Community Grants

Local action to change policies or systems

National Partners

Learn about our partners in improving health


How communities are improving health

Projects Showcase

Examples of ways people are using the Rankings data

RWJF Culture of Health Prize

Learn about communities making a difference and how to apply

Tools & Resources


2015 RWJF Culture of Health Prize Application Webinar

Join us to explore the 2015 RWJF Culture of Health Prize Call for Applications. We will discuss the criteria for Prize selection and application processes. Ample opportunity will be provided to answer attendees’ questions. 



County Health Rankings & Roadmaps 101 & Website Tour

Have you heard of the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program but would like to learn a bit more about the program?   This webinar provides comprehensive overview of the program.  
On this webinar we discuss:...


Funders as Community Partners

Typically when people think about funders, financial support is the first thing that comes to mind. But funders can be so much more! They can bring key relationships to partnerships, help give voice to local events, and lend critical thinking to...

Tools for Action

2014 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps Key Findings Report

This report (from UWPHI) is a summary of the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps key national findings.


County Health Rankings & Roadmaps 101 & New Website Tour

On this webinar we discuss: why we rank and why rankings are useful; the County Health Rankings model and measures; the 4 components of the County Health Roadmaps project; and how to use the Rankings & Roadmaps to...


Beyond Ranks: Measuring Progress in Your Community

This webinar helps you understand how to use Rankings measures (12 of which have trend data), where to look for other data that can help you tell your community’s story, and how to tell if your community is poised for making progress....

Tools for Action

Poised for Progress worksheet

This self-assessment tool (from UWPHI) will guide you in determining if you are poised for progress. 


What Makes a Community Healthy or Unhealthy?

This video (from RWJF) provides a look at the many factors that contribute to creating a culture of health in every community.

Press Release

2013-2014 Prize Finalist National Release

Twelve communities chosen as Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Roadmaps to Health Prize finalists.