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.

Philanthropy and Investors

Philanthropic partners and investors can amplify community health improvement efforts in significant ways. As influential parties, you bring key relationships to partnerships, help give voice to local issues, and lend critical thinking to strategies, among other powerful contributions.


We each have a part to play in ensuring that all people in our communities, regardless of race/ethnicity, limited English skills, gender, age, religion, income, educational level, neighborhood, sexual orientation, or ability, have equal opportunity to lead long and healthy lives. This guide will help you think through what you can do to use the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps as a call to action to address the many factors that affect our health and to better leverage additional partners and resources also working to create a healthier community. In this guide, you’ll find information to help you understand how you can use some of the tools in the Roadmaps to Health Action Center, as well as tools that are specific to your unique role in mobilizing your community to take action so all residents can be healthy.

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for Philanthropy and Investors