The Center for Health Statistics coordinates health data collection efforts at the state and local level, and provides technical assistance and consultation to partners.
Local and tribal public health partners and other Minnesota public health researchers frequently use the statistical resources below.
County health tables: A compilation of public health statistics for Minnesota, its 87 counties, and its community health boards.
County-level indicators for community health assessment: Indicators from across public health categories and from various data sources has to assist local public health in community health assessment and planning processes.
HEDA: Conducting a Health Equity Data Analysis: Information on how to think about and analyze data related to health equity, and a starting point for understanding how to document health inequities in Minnesota.
Annual summary of Minnesota health statistics: Annual data for the state of Minnesota, including population characteristics, live births, fertitlity, and deaths.
Vital Statistics Interactive Queries (new window): Customize online queries of birth, death, and population data, and produce data tables, charts, and maps.
Vital statistics trend reports for Minnesota, counties, and community health boards: Demographic, natality, and mortality trends for Minnesota, its 87 counties and community health boards.
Other general statistical resources
QuickFacts, US Census: QuickFacts provides demographic statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.
Selected public health data websites: Sorted by topic.