NYC Health MapUse the Health Map to search for health services, clinics, programs, etc. Search by by address, zip code, or borough and then select the service type from the menu. Your results will be in a list as well as marked on the map.
Community Health SurveyThe New York City Community Health Survey (CHS) is a telephone survey conducted annually by the DOHMH, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services. CHS provides robust data on the health of New Yorkers, including neighborhood, borough, and citywide estimates on a broad range of chronic diseases and behavioral risk factors.
NYC Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NYCHANES)The New York City Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NYC HANES) is a community-based health survey. Two surveys have been conducted, one in 2004 and the most recent one in 2013-14. The first survey conducted by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), and the second by the CUNY School of Public Health and DOHMH.
NYC HANES is modeled after a similar national survey - the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES). NHANES has been conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics for more than 35 years. Information from NHANES has led to important improvements in American health care and nutrition.
Vital StatisticsBirth, mortality, infant mortality data, including links to relevant publications based on the data.
The Health Department provides many health data publications and presentations on a variety of topics to assist New Yorkers in understanding the health of the city.
NYC Vital SignsBrief data stories about important NYC health topics (such as mental health, adolescent health, asthma, and obesity) with policy and program recommendations.
Epi Data Briefs and Data TablesEpi Data Briefs are short (2-3 pages) publications that highlight data findings from varying Health Department programs and projects. For some topics, Epi Data Tables are available, which provide the data without additional description in table format.
Community District ProfilesThe Community District Profiles from NYC Planning are useful for public health and nutrition research. Choose a community district by clicking on the map or using the dropdown menu. Click on the “Community Board” tab from within a profile to access the “Statement of Community District Needs.” These reports discuss the community's needs and priorities which often includes health and nutrition topics.
NYC Population FactFinder (Map)Population FactFinder allows you to easily define study areas within New York City and examine detailed population profiles showing critical demographic, social, economic, and housing statistics, and how these statistics have changed over time. Data is from the American Community Survey and decennial census.
NYC Population Reports/Data/MapsLinks to Decennial Census, American Community Survey, and many reports and presentations. Also includes new Visualzing NYC interactive maps and graphs, and other GIS tools and info.
NYC Facilities Explorer (Map)The most comprehensive dataset of public and private facilities and program sites that shape the quality of New York City neighborhoods
National Institutes of Health (NIH)The National Institutes of Health is the steward of medical and behavioral research for the Nation. Comprised of 27 separate components, mainly Institutes and Centers…the NIH mission is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health for everyone.
Links to many topics including Aging.gov, AIDS.gov, Flu, Food Safety, Opiods, Zika, and more
Health.govThe Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) leads efforts to improve the health of all Americans. Links to Dietary Guidelines, Physical Activity Guidelines, Health Literacy & Communication, Healthy People 2020, and more.
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)Nation’s principal health statistics agency, compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of our people. We are a unique public resource for health information–-a critical element of public health and health policy.
Data Briefs--National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)Data Briefs are statistical publications that provide information about current public health topics. Each report takes a complex data subject and summarizes it in text and graphics that provide readers with easily comprehensible information in a compact publication (PDF) and webpage. This list of all Data Briefs that have been released to date is presented in an interactive, searchable, and sortable data tables format.
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) - University of WashingtonThe Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) is an independent population health research center at UW Medicine, part of the University of Washington, that provides rigorous and comparable measurement of the world's most important health problems and evaluates the strategies used to address them. IHME makes this information freely available so that policymakers have the evidence they need to make informed decisions about how to allocate resources to best improve population health.
MedlinePlusMedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
Center for Healthy Aging (New York Academy of Medicine)Age-friendly NYC is a one-of-a-kind partnership between the Office of the Mayor, the New York City Council, and the New York Academy of Medicine that works to identify and catalyze improvements to enable older people to access, enjoy, and contribute to city life.
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides free or low-cost health coverage for more than 7 million children up to age 19. CHIP covers U.S. citizens and eligible immigrants. State by state program information.
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KIDS COUNT Data CenterA project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics on the KIDS COUNT Data Center that support smart decisions about children and families. Includes poverty, education, health, and other topics.
National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health (NCEMCH)Based at Georgetown University. The National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health provides national leadership to the maternal and child health community in three key areas--systems-wide program development, education, and state-of-the-art knowledge--to improve the health and well-being of the nation's children and families.