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).

Indiana Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Indiana Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

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

Indiana Cancer Registry

The Indiana State Cancer Registry provides data on cases of malignant disease and other tumors and precancerous diseases that are diagnosed or treated in Indiana.

Indiana Department of Education- Data Center

Indiana Department of Education’s Data Center provides information on how well local schools and school corporations are performing in communities in the state of Indiana.

Indiana INdicators: A Free Data Resource

With a wealth of health-related indicators, progress measurements, news and promising practices, everyone in Indiana now has the most current information at their fingertips to guide them in their work to create healthy communities. This free data resource will help perform community health needs assessments, guide the development of community improvement plans, and much more.

Indiana Infectious Diseases Reports

Indiana State Department of Health provides yearly reports on various infectious diseases in the state of Indiana.

Indiana Medicaid Monthly Enrollment Reports

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Office of Medicaid Policy & Planning (OMPP) provides reports on monthly medicaid enrollment by county and health plan for the state of Indiana.

Indiana State Department of Health - EMS Registry

This site has Emergency Medical Services data for Indiana.

Indiana Youth Risk Behavior Survey

The Indiana Youth Risk Behavior Survey is part of a nationwide surveying effort led and funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to monitor students' health risks and behaviors in six categories, including weight and diet, physical activity, injury and violence, tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use, and sexual behaviors.

State of Indiana - Hospital Guide and Public Data

This site provides hospital discharge data for the state of Indiana from 1999 to 2012.

STATS Indiana

STATS Indiana provides data on: demographics, population, education, housing, income, and more. Also available are rankings of Indiana counties relative to all counties in the nation on a variety of health indicators.


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.

Indiana Community Resources


Indiana Business Coalitions on Health

Other Indiana Resources