Health Statistics

General Information



Visit the National Center for Health Statistics

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Provides links to statistics, data, and reports by topic on various factors that affect America's health.


Age & Gender Statistics


Get Key Indicators of Well-being For Older Americans

Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics.


Read a Statistical Profile of Older Adults

DHHS. Administration on Aging.


Minority Statistics


Get Statistics on the Health of American Indian or Alaska Native Population

DHHS. CDC. National Center for Health Statistics.


Learn About Minority Aging

DHHS. Administration on Aging.


Overweight/Obesity Statistics


Review Data and Statistics Related to Obesity

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


brightly colored numbers Get Overweight and Obesity Statistics

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. Weight-Control Information Network.


See Prevalence and Trends for Weight Classification by Body Mass Index in 2012 by State

CDC. NCCDPHP. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.


Physical Activity Statistics


Get Exercise or Physical Activity Prevalence Statistics

DHHS. CDC. National Center for Health Statistics.