Kentucky

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).

Kentucky Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Kentucky All Schedule Prescription Electronic Reporting - KASPER Reports and Studies The Kentucky All Schedule Prescription Electronic Reporting System tracks controlled substance prescriptions dispensed within the state.  
Kentucky Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of Kentucky’s adult population about behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability. Demographic
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services - Hospitalization Data This site contains data on hospital utilization and services, administrative claims, ambulatory surgical services, and more for the state of Kentucky.  
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services - Medicaid Statistics Medicaid eligibility, enrollments, and characteristics of beneficiaries by county for the state of Kentucky are included on this site. Demographic
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services - Reportable Disease Annual Summary This site provides annual summaries of reportable diseases by Area Development District for the state of Kentucky. To view most recent data, select either the 5-year report or 10-year report in the top right corner of the page. Demographic
Kentucky Cancer Registry KCR collects data from hospitals, outpatient facilities, freestanding diagnosis and treatment facilities, pathology laboratories, multi-specialty clinics, and doctors’ offices on all reported cases of cancer in the state. Demographic
Kentucky Center for Education & Workforce Statistics The Kentucky County Profiles 2012 contain education, population, employment, and other data at the county level.  
Kentucky Environmental Public Health Tracking Kentucky 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. Sub-County Demographic
Kentucky Health Facts Kentucky Health Facts provides county-level data on demographics, social and behavioral indicators, health outcomes, access to care, maternal and child health, and senior health. Demographic
Kentucky Health Facts - Immunizations This page provides the percentage of children ages 19-35 months with full immunization coverage at the county, state, and national levels.  
Kentucky Justice & Public Safety Cabinet - Statistical Analysis Center The State Statistical Analysis Center is a network of criminal justice agencies or units supported in part by the Bureau of Justice Statistics to enhance the capabilities of the states to collect, analyze, and interpret data on crime. Demographic
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet - Traffic Records This site provides motor vehicle crash data by county for the state of Kentucky. Data is available via query system, maps, and reports. Sub-County 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.

Kentucky Community Resources