South Dakota

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 Dakota Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
South Dakota Department of Education - Statistical Digest

The South Dakota Department of Education Statistical Digest provides education data by school district for South Dakota.

Sub-County
South Dakota Department of Health - Data and Statistics

The South Dakota Department of Health provides health data and statistics on: infectious diseases, hospital discharges, vital statistics, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Youth Risk Behavior Survey, and cancer registry.

Demographic
South Dakota Department of Public Safety - Crash Reports

The South Dakota Department of Public Safety provides annual reports of motor vehicle crashes for South Dakota, including annual county/city crash reports.

Sub-County
South Dakota Department of Social Services - Medical Services Data

The South Dakota Department of Social Services, Division of Medical Services provides eligibility and enrollment Medicaid data for South Dakota.

Demographic
South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation - Statistical Analysis Center

The Criminal Statistical Analysis Center's primary function is to serve as the clearinghouse in South Dakota for criminal justice statistical data.

Sub-County

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.

South Dakota Community Resources