Planning for a Healthy Community Begins Here

Franklin County Public Health and our partners collect data to target public health issues that are important to our community today and tomorrow. The information generated here can be used for

Community Planning

Detection of Emerging Health Problems

Health Program Evaluation

Stimulation of Local Research

Determine Public Health Intervention

FCPH Community Health Assessment (CHA) and Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP)

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Data Resources

Additional data resources are measured at the local state and national level. Click on the links below for each source, or their direct link to the data available.

Franklin County Health Assessment and Wellness
  1. Network of Care
  2. Community Health Assessment Information
  3. State Health Improvement Plan
Leading Cause of Mortality (CDC, WHO)
  1. Centers for Disease Control Data & Statistics
  2. World Health Organization Data & Statistics
County Health Rankings
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Healthy People 2010/2020
  2. Leading Health Indicators for Healthy People
Ohio Department of Health Data Information Warehouse
  1. Ohio Department of Health
  1. Annual Summary of Infectious Diseases 2015
  2. Infectious Disease Reporting System (IDRS)
  3. Columbus & Franklin County Seasonal Influenza surveillance reports
  4. Benchmarking Central Ohio 2013
Vital Statistics (Birth and Death Certificates: Franklin County and Columbus) Data
Public Health Policy
  1. Prevention and Public Health Fund
Wide-Ranging Online Data for Epidemiological Research (WONDER)
  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

If you have any further questions, contact Abigail Boeckman, Epidemiology Supervisor at