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?


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.

Action Center

Each step on the Action Cycle is a critical piece of making communities healthier. There is a guide for each step that describes key activities within each step and provides suggested tools, resources, and additional reading. You can start at Assess or enter the cycle at any step. Work Together and Communicate sit outside because they are needed throughout the Cycle. At the core of the Action Cycle are people from all walks of life because we know we can make our communities healthier if we all get involved.

Roadmaps to Health Coaching is available to provide local leaders with direct support in using Action Center tools and guidance to advance health. 

Select an Action Step or
community member to learn more.

Action Center

Where to start? Watch this video: