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).

Idaho Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Cancer Data Registry of Idaho

The Cancer Data Registry of Idaho is a population based cancer registry that collects incidence and survival data on all cancer patients who reside in Idaho or who are diagnosed and/or treated for cancer in Idaho.

Idaho Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System is an ongoing health survey of adults in Idaho which includes information about health behaviors, chronic disease prevalence and health care access.

Idaho Health Statistics Fact Sheets and Reports

This site provides fact sheets and reports for: general health, substance use/mental health, chronic disease, health behaviors, induced termination, natality/pregnancy/teen pregnancy, and mortality/injury.

Idaho Reportable Disease Summaries

Tracking disease trends in Idaho involves the routine collection, analysis, and dissemination of health data provided by doctors, laboratories, and other health professionals.

Idaho State Department of Education - Assessment and Accountability

This site provides comparative local, state, and national data regarding the achievement of students in essential skill areas and identifies performance trends in student achievement across grade levels tested.

Idaho State Police - Crime and Statistics

Statistical crime information based on data submitted by Idaho law enforcement agencies

Idaho Trauma Registry

This site contains hospital discharge and Emergency Medical Services data for Idaho.

Idaho Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics includes information regarding births, deaths, marriages, divorces, stillbirths and abortions.

Idaho Youth Risk Behavior Survey

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System provides data on the following: risky health behaviors, obesity, asthma, sleeping, UV light exposure, and school-based social support and stability.


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.

Idaho Community Resources