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).

Kansas Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
Kansas Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of Kansas’ adult population about behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability. Demographic
Kansas Bureau of Investigation Crime Statistics The Kansas Bureau of Investigation provides yearly reports on crime statistics by county and agency in the state of Kansas. Sub-County
Kansas Cancer Registry The Kansas Cancer Registry provides a query system, survival reports, and multi-year reports to access information about cancer cases and rates by county. Demographic
Kansas Department of Health and Environment - Annual Infectious Disease Summaries This site provides data on reportable infectious diseases by county. Demographic
Kansas Department of Health and Environment - Information for Communities This query system allows users to create customized tables showing births, cancer incidence, deaths, hospital discharges by diagnosis, hospital discharges by procedure, population estimates, and pregnancies. Demographic
Kansas Department of Health and Environment - Injuries This site provides data on injuries, hospitalizations, and motor vehicle crashes for the state of Kansas Demographic
Kansas Department of Health and Environment - Medicaid Data Reports This site contains reports that monitor the trends of medical assistance expenditures and population groups within Kansas, the Medical Assistance Report, and detailed population reports. Demographic
Kansas Environmental Public Health Tracking Kansas is part of the National Tracking Network, created in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to make data on environmental hazards, exposures, and health effects easier to find and use. Select tracking data & maps to view data for various environmental exposures. Sub-County
Kansas Health Matters - Community Dashboard Kansas Health Matters provides data on: cancer, health services, mortality, chronic disease, infectious disease, income, education, environment and more. Sub-County Demographic
Kansas Hospital Association - Hospital-specific Data This site has emergency department visit data for Kansas. This site provides data for emergency department visits in Kansas.  
Kansas State Department of Education - K-12 Reports This site provides education data by county, school district, or school in the state of Kansas such as enrollment, dropouts, graduates, staff, crime, suspensions, expulsions, attendance, student satisfaction, salaries, certified teachers, accreditation information, and more. Sub-County Demographic

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.

Kansas Community Resources