West Virginia

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).

West Virginia Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
West Virginia Cancer Registry

The West Virginia Cancer Registry was established by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources in 1991 as a breast and cervical cancer registry.

Demographic
West Virginia Department of Education

The West Virginia Department of Education provides information and data on graduation rates, dropout prevention, family and community engagement, and more.

Demographic
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources - Bureau for Public Health

The database includes demographic tables and time trend graphs for multiple health conditions and risk factors.

Demographic
West Virginia Department of Transportation

The purpose of this report is to supplement traffic safety performance measures available on the NHTSA Web site with additional information to provide a more in-depth profile of a West Virginia’s traffic fatality characteristics and trends between 2006 and 2010.

Demographic
West Virginia Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Our Mission: Manage communicable disease threats through technical assistance, investigations, education and prevention.

Demographic
West Virginia Division of Justice & Community Services

This site contains an Interactive Data section where current crime data can be accessed at the state or county level.

Demographic
West Virginia Health Atlas

The Health Atlas is an online, interactive resource for viewing county data on risk behaviors, health conditions, and vital events in West Virginia.

 
West Virginia Health Care Authority

The West Virginia Hospital Inpatient Data System collects and analyzes data on health care access, quality, and costs.

Sub-County
West Virginia State Police

The Uniform Crime Reporting program is a system of collecting and analyzing crime and arrest statistics gathered on selected types of crime by participating law enforcement agencies throughout each state.

Demographic
West Virginia Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

This site contains results from middle and high school students for the West Virginia Youth Risk Behavior Survey.

Demographic
Work Force West Virginia - County Profiles

This site contains data on: demographics, employment and wages, top employers, labor force statistics, and more.

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.

West Virginia Community Resources