Data Sources

These data sources provide information for communities looking for more local data. These sources provide either unique, local data; more information on demographic breakdowns (e.g., age, sex, race/ethnicity); or data for sub-county geographic units (e.g., cities, zipcodes or school districts).

Arizona Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Arizona Behavioral Risk Factor Survey

Provides raw BRFSS data for Arizona that must be interpreted in order to use.

Arizona Cancer Registry Database

Includes cancer incidence counts and rates by county, data are available for different racial and ethnic groups, by specific cancer site, and for multiple years.

Arizona Department of Education - Research and Evaluation

Provides data for the No Child Left Behind federal mandate at the school and district level.

Arizona Department of Health Services - Community Profiles Dashboard

Contains mortality, natality, morbidity, and demographic data for data for Arizona.

Arizona Department of Health Services - Health Status reports

Vital statistics by county and by different demographic variables are included.

Arizona Department of Health Services - Hospital Discharge Data

Searchable and comparative information on hospital care, quality, charges, and costs

Arizona Department of Health Services - Vital Statistics

Includes extensive vital statistics for 2015 at the county level

Arizona Department of Public Safety - Crime Reports

Provides data on the nature and extent of crime throughout Arizona

Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Crash Facts

The Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Crash Facts is an annual statistical review of the motor vehicle crashes in the State of Arizona. The results are compiled from Arizona Traffic Accident Reports submitted to the Arizona Department of Transportation by state, county, city, tribal, and other law enforcement agencies.

Arizona Youth Survey

Covers the prevalence and frequency of substance abuse by youth, as well as their attitudes toward substance abuse at the county level.

Healthy Arizona Community Dashboard

Arizona Health Matters brings non-biased data, local resources and a wealth of information to one, accessible, user-friendly location. The intent is to give communities the tools they need to read and understand the public health indicators that affect the quality of their residents’ lives.  The tools can also help those communities set goals and evaluate progress.


Community Health Improvement Resources

These resources include public health agencies (including local public health offices, state agencies, and public health institutes) and other partners in improving community health including United Ways, counties associations, hospital associations, and extension offices.

Arizona Community Resources