Data Briefs

The information provided displays trend and disparity data for selected health outcome and health factor-related indicators. Trend data offers a Douglas County comparison to the state of Kansas and the United States. Disparity data identifies differences between various demographic categories.

The indicators below are grouped into health outcomes that represent the population’s health status. Health outcome indicators are categorized under mortality and morbidity. Health factor indicators are categorized under health behaviors, clinical care, social and economic and physical environment.