South Carolina

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).

South Carolina Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
My South Carolina Hospital My SC Hospital delivers reliable reports designed to make health care decisions and assist South Carolina hospitals with quality improvement activities. Information available by hospital includes mortality, readmissions, and patient experience of care surveys. Sub-County
South Carolina Community Assessment Network - Data South Carolina Community Assessment Network provides access to various county-level data, including: births, deaths, cancer incidence and mortality, childhood lead surveillance, community summary profiles, mother’s health/lifestyle, and Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System. Demographic
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control - Data and Statistics The Department of Health and Environmental Control provides data for deaths and births, environmental factors, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Central Cancer Registry, infectious diseases, and more. Also, county-level fact sheets are available from the "Health in Your County" link; these fact sheets provide information regarding chronic diseases, tobacco, obesity, infectious diseases and leading causes of death. Demographic
South Carolina Department of health and Environmental Control - Data and Statistics - BRFSS The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey collects data on chronic disease and related health behaviors of adults in South Carolina. This page provides annual survey results. Demographic
South Carolina Environmental Public Health Tracking South Carolina Environmental Public Health Tracking provides data on environmental hazards, exposures, and health effects. Click on "Interactive Data, Maps, and Trendlines" to create your own tables on a variety of different environmental indicators and health outcomes. Demographic
South Carolina Health Data In its current form, SCHealthData.org will serve as an easy-to-use source of data and information on hospitals in South Carolina, including measures such as profitability, expenses and occupancy rate. Sub-County
South Carolina KIDS Count KIDS COUNT is a major initiative of the Annie E. Casey Foundation. The work provides high-quality data and trend analysis for what is happening with children's issues, such as poverty, education, health, and family status in South Carolina. Demographic
South Carolina Law Enforcement Division - Crime Reporting and Statistics The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division provides crime data by county for South Carolina. Demographic
South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards The South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) is one of the tests used in calculating the following education-related measures: Absolute Ratings, Growth Ratings, and Federal Accountability status. Sub-County Demographic
South Carolina Price Point This site provides hospitalization pricing data for the following services: inpatient services, outpatient surgery, and emergency/urgent care services. Sub-County
South Carolina Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office - Demographics This site provides demographic data at the county and community level for South Carolina. Health statistics from the South Carolina Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office can be found here: Health Statistics. Demographic
South Carolina Youth Tobacco Survey This survey provides data on tobacco use of middle and high school students from across the state. It also includes data on smoking knowledge and attitudes, mass media influences, and exposure to secondhand smoke. Demographic
South Carolina's Environmental Public Health Tracking Program Environmental Public Health Tracking (EPHT) is a nationally integrated environmental and public health information system. It is designed to provide data and information to all those who can use it to make better decisions to improve health as well as taking care of the environment. Demographic
South Carolina's Information Highway - Education Statistics South Carolina's Information Highway provides education statistics for South Carolina at the school and district level. 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.

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