Florida

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).

Florida Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Florida Behavioral Risk Factor Survey The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System survey is conducted among adults in Florida to obtain county-level estimates of the prevalence of personal health behaviors that contribute to disease and death data. Demographic
Florida Department of Education School - Data and Statistics Education data is provided for the state of Florida at the school and district level. Sub-County Demographic
Florida Department of Health - Communicable Diseases Data on a variety of infectious diseases are included by state and county. Death and diseases statistics can be found by selecting a specific indicator or by utilizing the Reportable Diseases Frequency Report. Data can also be found under Related Resources. Demographic
Florida Department of Health - County & State Profile Reports Florida publishes county health profiles and county health status summaries to compare each county to the state overall on a wide range of health indicators such as birth, death, and hospitalization trends. Demographic
Florida Department of Health - County Chronic Disease Profile Data on a variety of chronic diseases are included by state and county. Death and disease statistics can be found by selecting a specific indicator or viewing County Chronic Disease Profiles. Demographic
Florida Department of Health - Injury & Violence Provides data on indicators of injury and violence at the state and county level. Demographic
Florida Environmental Public Health Tracking Florida is part of the National Tracking Network, created in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to make data on environmental hazards, exposures, and health effects easier to find and use. Demographic
Florida Health Finder This site contains hospital discharge, emergency department, and and ambulatory/outpatient data for Florida. Scroll to the bottom of the page to find query tools. Demographic
Florida Injury Surveillance Data System The Florida Injury Surveillance Data System is used to determine the risk factors and monitor the frequency of fatal and non-fatal injuries. Demographic
Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program The Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program was created to encourage safer prescribing of controlled substances and to reduce drug abuse and diversion within the state of Florida. Demographic
Florida Statewide Medicaid Monthly Enrollment Report The Agency publishes 14 Medicaid enrollment reports on a monthly basis. These monthly reports reflect enrollment as of the Friday before the first Saturday of the reporting month. Demographic
Florida Vital Statistics Annual and Provisional Reports These annual and provisional reports summarize data compiled from the original birth, death, fetal death, marriage, and dissolution records filed with the Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics. Demographic
Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey The Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey is based on the "Communities That Care" survey, assessing risk and protective factors for substance abuse, in addition to substance abuse prevalence. Demographic

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.

Florida Community Resources