Illinois

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).

Illinois Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Illinois Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of Illinois’ adult population regarding behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability. Demographic
Illinois Department of Public Health - Cancer in Illinois This site provides information about the Department's cancer control programs, disease and death data, and cancer by site fact sheets. Demographic
Illinois Department of Public Health - Crash Data The query system allows one to search crashes by the following criteria: collision type, severity, lighting conditions, weather, day of week, time period, and county of occurrence.  
Illinois Department of Public Health - IQuery IQuery is a web-based data query system for collecting and publishing public health data. IQuery includes health indicators such as demographic and socioeconomic characteristics, maternal and child health, chronic disease, and injury control. Sub-County Demographic
Illinois Department of Public Health - Vital Statistics This page provides access to county-level vital statistics including birth, death, marriage, and abortion data. Demographic
Illinois State Board of Education - Data Analysis and Accountability This site provides education data such as academic progress, school environment, teacher attendance, and school highlights. Data is available at the state, county, district, and school-level. Sub-County Demographic
Illinois State Board of Education - Student Health Data Under Results/Reports find data on immunization, dental and eye, survey results for students in Illinois. Sub-County
Illinois State Police - Uniform Crime Reports Crime in Illinois is published annually using the documentation of reported crimes in cities and counties. Sub-County
Illinois Youth Survey The IYS is a self-report survey administered in school settings and is designed to gather information about a variety of health and social indicators including substance use and attitudes of Illinois youth. Sub-County
State of Illinois Data Portal - Medicaid Data This site contains provider-level and program enrollment data for Medicaid in Illinois. 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.

Illinois Community Resources