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Table 43 Additional Public Health Data Sources

Table 43

Additional Public Health Data Sources

Texas Department of State Health Services, Data Sources

Center for Health Statistics (CHS) (512) 458-7261;
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/chs/ 1-866-239-7279

Behavioral Risk Factor Data Queries


Health Professions Resource Center


Healthy People Report


Hospital Discharge Data/HMO Data


Population Data


Texas Health Currents


Texas Health Data


Texas Selected Health Facts (County Fact Sheets)


Vital Statistics


Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Data Queries

Infectious Disease Control Unit (IDCU) (512) 458-7676

Emerging & Acute Infectious Disease Branch


Zoonosis Control Branch

Environmental Epidemiology and Disease Registries Section (512) 458-7268

Texas Cancer Registry, Cancer Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch

(512) 458-7523;

Birth Defects Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch

(512) 458-7232;

Environmental and Injury Epidemiology and Toxicology Unit

512) 458-7269; 1-800-588-1248
HIV/STD Program (512) 533-3000
Tobacco Prevention and Control Program (512) 419-2108;
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/ 1-800-345-8647
Kidney Health Care Program (KHC) (512) 458-7150;
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/kidney/ 1-800-222-3986

National and International Health Data Sources

National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

World Health Organization (WHO) (4122) 791-2111

2009 Annual Report List of Tables and References

Annual Reports for Other Years

Center for Health Statistics


Last updated July 2, 2012