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).
Louisiana Data Sources
|Louisiana Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System||The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of Louisiana’s adult population about behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability.||Demographic|
|Louisiana Board of Pharmacy - Prescription Monitoring Program||This site contains Louisiana Prescription Monitoring Program annual reports.|
|Louisiana Caring Communities Youth Survey||This survey assesses the involvement and/or exposure of 6th, 8th, 10th, and 12th grade students to a specific set of risk and protective factors.||Demographic|
|Louisiana Crash Data Reports||The Louisiana Crash Data Reports website is a compilation of statistical data based on traffic crash information obtained daily by state, sheriff, and local police agencies throughout the state of Louisiana. A wide variety of data regarding motor vehicle crashes and the variables that cause them are available.||Sub-County Demographic|
|Louisiana Department of Education - Data Center||The Data Center contains a variety of education data by parish and district for the state of Louisiana.||Sub-County|
|Louisiana Environmental Public Health Tracking Program||Louisiana 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|
|Louisiana Health Report Card||The annual Louisiana Health Report Cards provides parish-level information on select diseases, teenage pregnancy and birth rates, suicides, sexually transmitted infections, drug addiction, violent deaths, mortality rates, health assessment programs, and results of preventative health outreach programs.||Demographic|
|Louisiana Statistical Analysis Center||The Louisiana Statistical Analysis Center collects, analyzes, and interprets data on criminal justice issues relevant to the state and the nation.||Sub-County|
|Louisiana Tumor Registry||This page provides cancer data at the Parish-level for the state of Louisiana.||Demographic|
|Louisiana Vital Records Registry||The Louisiana Center for Records and Statistics consists of official records such as birth, death, and marriage records.||Demographic|
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.