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

The County Health Rankings models and measures

Our Approach

The County Health Rankings model of population health

What can I do?

Action Center

Explore guides and tools for improving health.

What Works for Health

Explore programs and policies that work!

What can I learn from others?

Reports

Key findings from the last four years of County Health Rankings and other national reports.

County-by-County Blog

Project updates, commentaries, events and news about health across the nation from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps team.

Tools & Resources

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Tools for Action

Hatch for Good, supported by the Rockefeller Foundation, helps you leverage storytelling to drive social impact and improve the lives of the poor and vulnerable around the world.  The site has...

Tools for Action

 This resources (from Spitfire Strategies) walks through:

  • Getting to know your audiences better by looking at six psychographic categories;
  • Understanding what’s at play in people’s minds...
Tools for Action

This tool provides guidance for planning a community forum. It includes logistical considerations, a sample agenda, tips for selecting speakers and for engaging the community. It can be found in the ...

Tools for Action

This guide offers reflection questions and tips for a facilitated conversation about a video or film. It can be found in the Communicate step under Start the conversation.

Tools for Action

This guide offers reflection questions and tips for a facilitated conversation about the County Health Rankings model. It can be found in the Communicate step under Start the conversation.

Tools for Action

This document provides a two-page summary of steps in the Action Center's Communicate guide. It can be found in Communicate.

Presentation

The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps 101 presentation with speaker notes provides an overview of why we rank, what we rank, and how to use the County Health Roadmaps tools...

Tools for Action

 Visualizing the Data provides a guide to maps and other ways of interpreting data. It can be found in Visualizing the Data.

Tools for Action

Rankings Trend Graphs (from CHR&R) provides additional guidance for interpreting trend graphs included in your County Health Rankings county snapshot. It can be found in Rankings Measures....

Tools for Action

Finding More Data provides an overview of and links to state and national data sources. It can be found in Finding More Data.

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