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

Download Rankings Data

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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

Stories

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

What Works for Health

What Works for Health provides communities with information to help select and implement evidence-informed policies, programs, and system changes that will improve the variety of factors we know affect health.  

WANT TO LEARN MORE?  - View our 4 minute What Works for Health Tutorial.

To learn more about strategies that could work in your community, select a health factor of interest (the light blue boxes on the far right) in the model below.

To learn more about strategies that could work in your community, select a health factor of interest below.

Find Policies & Programs

What Works for Health is a work in progress. If you are interested in learning about a policy, program, or systems change but don’t find it here, contact us

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