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).
Colorado Data Sources
|Colorado Adolescent Health Data||The Healthy Kids Colorado Survey was launched with a single, comprehensive survey system to measure youth health behaviors in Colorado. This unified survey will be administered every odd-numbered year to randomly selected Colorado schools and classrooms.||
|Colorado Central Cancer Registry||The Colorado Central Cancer Registry publishes regular reports with disease and death data by county.||
|Colorado Department of Education Statistics||The Colorado Department of Education provides district and state level data in a variety of educational areas including staff, dropout, and graduation statistics.
High school graduation rate
|Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment - Immunization rates reports and data||This website includes data on school, child, adult, preschool and hospital worker vaccination rates for required vaccinations and the flu vaccine.||
|Colorado Department of Public Safety Division of Criminal Justice - Crime Statistics||Crime and arrest statistics are provided at the state and county level.||
|Colorado Health and Environmental Data - Communicable Diseases||Provides data, information, and reports about infectious diseases in Colorado||
|Colorado Health Institute - County Health Profiles||The Colorado Health Institute provides access to county-level information on a variety of health care measures.||
|Colorado Hospital Association - Hospital Utilization Data||This site includes hospital utilization and emergency department data.|
|Colorado Prescription Drug Monitoring Program||The Colorado Prescription Drug Monitoring Program is a powerful tool for prescribers and dispensers to help reduce prescription drug misuse, abuse and diversion: helping them to make more informed decisions when considering prescribing or dispensing a controlled substance to a patient.|
|Colorado's Health Information Dataset||Colorado’s Health Information Dataset provides access to county-level data covering: births, deaths, population, behavioral risk factors, and a range of information contained in the Colorado Household Survey.||
|Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) County Fact Sheets||The documents on this page provide an annual snapshot of Medicaid activity including caseload and medical expenditures by county and statewide.|
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.
Colorado Community Resources
- Colorado Access to Care Index
- Colorado Association of Local Public Health Officials
- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
- Colorado Health Assessment and Planning System (CHAPS)
- Colorado Health Institute
- Colorado Local Public Health Agencies
- The Trailhead Institute