Researchers & Policymakers

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The Health Department has a wealth of data and tools for community partners, researchers and students on a wide range of public health topics. Use our data explorer to navigate community profiles, performance scorecards, the environmental public health tracking portal, health statistics and vital records, 3-4-50 pages – and much more!

Information for You

Vermont PRAMS (Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System) is an ongoing survey of Vermont mothers who have recently given birth.

When a basemap or an atlas isn’t enough, the Health Department uses GIS web “apps” that address important public health issues using GIS technology.

The Vermont Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set consists of inpatient discharge data, outpatient procedures and services data, and emergency department data. Each data set includes:

Low-income adults and those with mental health and substance use disorders have higher rates of tobacco use – and greater impacts on their health and quality of life.

The State of Vermont conducts periodic household surveys of Vermont residents to measure the uninsured rate and coverage sources for insured residents, and also collects information on relevant dem

Many state, regional, and national GIS resources are available that can assist with public health work: