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).
North Dakota Data Sources
|North Dakota Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System||The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of North Dakota’s adult population about behaviors which affect risk of health.||
|North Dakota Community Health Profiles||North Dakota’s Community Health Profiles contain demographic summaries, economic and poverty indicators, vital statistics, leading causes of death, adult behavioral risk factors, crime and violence, and child health indicators summaries.||
|North Dakota Crime and Homicide Reports||This site provides crime data at the state and county level for North Dakota. Users can choose to review data as a report or by creating custom tables in the Crime Statistics Online Program page.||
|North Dakota Department of Public Instruction - Data||This site provides education data by district and school for North Dakota. Use the tabs on the right-hand side of the page to view information such as enrollment, graduation rate, and the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (located under "Reports").||
|North Dakota Department of Transportation - Crash Data and Reports||The North Dakota Crash Summary identifies and describes the trends and effects of traffic crashes in North Dakota. It also describes factors that contribute to the occurrence of crashes, crash-related injuries, and fatalities.||
|North Dakota Division of Vital Records||The Division of Vital Records provides statistical information of the vital events that occur in North Dakota. These events include births, deaths, fetal deaths, marriages, and divorces. Summaries of county-level data can be found at the Publications page.||
|North Dakota Statewide Cancer Registry||The North Dakota Statewide Cancer Registry collects information about new cancer cases, cancer treatment and cancer deaths. This website provides county-level statistics for cancer diagnoses and deaths.||
|North Dakota Youth Risk Behavior Survey||The Youth Risk Behavior Survey monitors risk behaviors that are often established during childhood and early adolescence and result in unintentional and intentional injuries. The risk categories monitored through the survey include: tobacco use, nutrition, physical inactivity, alcohol & other drug use, sexual behavior/STD’s/HIV/AIDS/unintended pregnancies and violence/injury.||
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.
North Dakota Community Resources
- Center for Rural Health - Community Health Needs Assessment project
- North Dakota Department of Health
- North Dakota Local Public Health Units
- North Dakota SACCHO