Data and Statistics

June 8, 2022
This updated webpage from the National Cancer Institute summarizes the research linking overweight and obesity to the risk of some cancers and discusses how obesity affects cancer survivors.
June 8, 2022
“Cancer Screening Prevalence and Associated Factors Among US Adults” is a special collection of 11 articles that look at cancer screening trends, what influences cancer screening participation, and public health practices that help increase screening in specific populations.
June 8, 2022
Nuestras Voces (Our Voices) Network developed infographics based on key findings and the factors that influence youth tobacco product use among U.S. middle school (grades 6–8) and high school (grades 9–12) students.
June 8, 2022
HDPulse is designed to provide access to data and interventions related to minority health and health disparities.
May 11, 2022
This webinar addresses principles and recommendations for standardizing measurements for sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation.
April 11, 2022
This update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports on cancer incidence, causes of cancer death, and additional topics.
April 11, 2022
The chronic disease indicators (CDI) are a set of surveillance indicators developed by consensus among CDC, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), and the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD).
April 11, 2022
This insightful discussion dug deeper into what data exists on health disparities, what are the gaps in data and how those gaps could be closed and/or existing data better used to implement change that addresses the disparities.
March 3, 2022
This workbook provides an overview of the main points contained in the book Making Data Talk: Communicating Public Health Data to the Public, Policy Makers, and the Press, as well as practical exercises for applying the book’s concepts and communication principles to your unique situation.
January 10, 2022
In this report, the authors provide comprehensive and up-to-date US data on disparities in cancer occurrence, major risk factors, and access to and utilization of preventive measures and screening by sociodemographic characteristics.