County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, A Healthier Nation, County by County

Download Rankings Data

Get data for the entire nation or a state

Learn about the data & methods

Our Approach

Our model of population health

Ranking Methods

How Rankings are calculated

Using the Rankings Data

How to understand and go beyond the Rankings

Measuring Progress

Guide to understanding the health trends in your community

What can I do?

Action Center

Guides and tools for improving health

What Works for Health

Find effective policy/program strategies

What can I learn from others?

Community Grants

Local action to change policies or systems

National Partners

Learn about our partners in improving health


How communities are improving health

Projects Showcase

Examples of ways people are using the Rankings data

RWJF Culture of Health Prize

Learn about communities making a difference and how to apply


May 27, 2014 3:00pm EDT


Typically when people think about funders, financial support is the first thing that comes to mind. But funders can be so much more! They can bring key relationships to partnerships, help give voice...

Apr 22, 2014 3:00pm EDT


Ranks are great for garnering attention, simplifying a lot of complex data, and making comparisons between one community and another at a point in time—but they shouldn’t be used alone to...

Apr 1, 2014

Have you heard of the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program but would like to learn a bit more about the program?   This webinar provides comprehensive overview of the program...

Mar 18, 2014

On this webinar, we will discuss ways to get the most out of the media coverage for your county and community when the 2014 Rankings are released Wednesday, March 26.   Topics will include...

Mar 4, 2014

Join us to learn about improvements to the County Health Rankings in preparation for the March 26th release. We will discuss new measures and how we calculate the Rankings

The Rankings ...

Feb 18, 2014

Do you live in a county that isn’t ranked the lowest in your state but you want to make it even better? Is your community “stuck in the middle of the pack” and looking for ways...

Jan 14, 2014

Have you heard of the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program but would like to learn a bit more about the program?   This webinar provides comprehensive overview of the program.  ...

Nov 14, 2013

While we know that health is more than health care, access to health care continues to be an important component in community health. Health insurance is a key part of ensuring access to care.  ...

Nov 12, 2013

United Way Worldwide’s (UWW) mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities, making them natural leaders in bringing together diverse sectors to address the factors...

Oct 22, 2013

From the Action Center to technical assistance to stories of success and more, the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program assists community leaders in taking action to implement evidence-...