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Precision Public Health: Data Providers by Topic

One- stop shop for data and datasets for precision public health research

Selection Criteria

The following tabs Data Providers by Jurisdiction and Data Providers by Topic were developed as part of the  Precision Public Health initiative at the University of Florida.  The following selection criteria used was: federal, state, or local-level data sources applicable to public health research. Local resources are defined as agencies who collected data in the state of Florida, had county-level data and had an established relationship with the University of Florida.  

Agricultural Resources

CDC: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Combines interviews and physical examination to assess the the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States

Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences   Provides research and development for Florida’s agricultural, natural resources and related food industries

Clinical Data

Community Health Resources

Demographic Resources

Disease/Condition Surveillance

CDC: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System  Telephone surveys conducted on  health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.

CDC: National Health Interview Survey Principal source of information on the health of the civilian population in the United States.

CDC: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Combines interviews and physical examination to assess the the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States.

Florida Cancer Data System. County-level data from Florida Cancer Registry. Cost involved.

Florida Geographic Data Library A collection of Geospatial Data. Search content theme "Human Health and Disease

Florida Shots -  Statewide immunization registry. 

The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)  National-, state- and some county-level data on cancer from National Institutes of Health




Florida Environmental Public Health Tracking Tracks diseases that may be related to environmental exposures. Provides county-level data sets on environmental hazards and health outcomes


 GWIS (Graphing Water Information System),creates time-series plots of information measured at U.S. Geological Survey hydrologic data collection sites across the United States.


   Florida CHARTS- Environmental Health


Florida Water Management Inventory - Provides an up-to-date centralized geographic data map linking each built property in the state with a drinking water source (public water or private domestic well) and wastewater treatment method (central sewer or onsite septic).

 CDC : National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network-  brings together health data and environment data from national, state, and city sources and provides supporting information to make the data easier to understand. The Tracking Network has data and information on  environments and hazards, health effect and population health. 

CDC: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)-  Tracks harmful health effects related to exposure to natural and man-made hazardous substances. Includes a one-stop shop on the health effects of  toxic substances. 



Data portals

Health Services/Administration

Agency for Health Care Administration. State level Medicare/Medicaid/Florida Healthy Kids data and reports.

Area Health Resource Files (Health Resources and Services Administration) county and national level data on website at no cost.

Kaiser Family Foundation  Provides in-depth information on key health policy issues including Medicaid, Medicare, health reform, global health. High-level data, tools and apps are available

National Health Care Surveys: national level data available through CDC at no cost

State Health Access Data Assistance Center (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation & University of Minnesota) State data

Health Statistics

CDC:The National Center for Health Statistics Allows researchers access to restricted data.

CDC: National Vital Statistics System   Provides birth, death, marriage and divorce statistics

Florida Charts  Community Health Assessment Resource Tool Set. Provided by Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics. 

Florida Department of Health  Provides statistics, data surveys and sets.


Legal/Law Enforcement/Crime

Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Aggregate counts of crime at county level Uniform Crime Reports 

Mental Health


Substance Use Disorders


Vulnerable Populations

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