May 04, 2016

National Health “Report Card”


National Health “Report Card”

 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released "Health, United States, 2015," a comprehensive annual report known as the "report card on the nation's health." The 400-page report has statistics calculated by ethnic group, sex, age, disease prevalence, insurance coverage, and many other factors. The full report and links to its various chapters, charts, and tables can be found here. This year's report includes a special feature on health disparities.