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).

Delaware Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Delaware Behavioral Risk Factor Survey

The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of Delaware’s adult population about behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability.

Delaware Cancer Statistics

Contains data on cancer incidence, mortality, and risk behaviors at the county and census tract level.

Delaware Communicable Disease Statistics

This spreadsheet provides county and state level communicable disease counts and incidence rates.                                                                              

Delaware Department of Education - Reports and Data

The Delaware Department of Education provides reports and data on education by district and by school.

Delaware Health Statistics Center

The Delaware Health Statistics Center contains vital statistics, injury data, and hospitalization data.

Delaware Health Tracker

Delaware Health Tracker is a web-based source of population data and information about community health and healthy communities in general.

Youth Tobacco Survey

The YTS provides data for planning, implementation, and evaluation of effective programs to prevent and reduce tobacco use in Delaware.


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.

Delaware Community Resources