AskCHIS Neighborhood Edition
AskCHIS Neighborhood Edition (AskCHIS NE) provides health estimates for California's diverse population at the local level (zip codes and cities). With AskCHIS NE, you can get estimates on top health indicators for your zip code, city, county and legislative district!
California Department of Public Health
Summary of key obesity prevention data sources for California. Included are the names of the datasets, years available, populations surveyed, whether BMI is included, which target area(s) identified in the California Obesity Prevention Plan are covered, the level of specificity, and a hyperlink to the dataset.
California Health Interview Survey
AskCHIS gives you the answers. It is a tool that allows you to quickly generate customized health statistics for your county, region and state. AskCHIS draws upon the responses of more than 50,000 Californians interviewed by The California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) – the largest state health survey in the United States.
California Health Kids Survey
The California Healthy Kids Survey (CHKS) is the largest statewide survey of resiliency, protective factors, and risk behaviors in the nation. Across California, the CHKS has led to a better understanding of the relationship between students’ health behaviors and academic performance, and is frequently cited by state policymakers and the media as a critical component of school improvement efforts to help guide the development of more effective health, prevention, and youth development programs.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Public health surveillance is the ongoing systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of outcome-specific data for use in planning, interpretation, and evaluation of public health practice. The latest statistics, surveillance systems, state indicator reports and maps related to obesity are provided.
CHNA Data Platform
Kaiser Permanente is pleased to provide this new web-based resource to our communities as a way to support you in facilitating community health needs assessments and fostering fruitful community collaboration.
Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) Data Platform
Kaiser Permanente is pleased to provide this web-based resource as a way to support community health needs assessments and community collaboration. This tool has been designed to help users understand what is driving health in their communities and to prioritize those issues that require the most urgent attention. The platform provides the capacity to view, map and analyze health indicators; access additional public data; and assess community assets available to meet the needs identified.
The physical fitness test (PFT) for students in California schools is the FITNESSGRAM®. The main goal of the test is to help students in starting life-long habits of regular physical activity. Students in grades five, seven, and nine take the fitness test. The test has six parts that show a level of fitness that offer a degree of defense against diseases that come from inactivity. The test results can be used by students, teachers, and parents.
Health Data Consortium
Health Data All-Stars is a directory of 50 prominent domestic resources for health data at the federal, state and local levels housed on the Health Data Consortium’s website. To compile the directory, we spoke with leading health researchers, government officials, entrepreneurs, advocates and others to identify the health data resources that matter most.
Healthy City provides data and mapping tools to help you build a better community. The Healthy City team also partners directly with organizations to develop research strategies and web tools that fuel social change.