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Geographic Data

American Fact Finder
The site provides access to several census and surveys conducted by the Unites States Census Bureau in the Unites States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. Use this site to search, view and download data about people, housing, business and industry, governments, etc. in your communities.
Community Commons
A user-friendly tool for generating maps from a wide variety of searchable data on health, demographics and social determinants of health.
County Economic Snapshots 2018
These quick guides created by the North Carolina Justice Center provide easy-to-interpret data that shows how well counties in North Carolina are faring across key indicators of economic well-being and opportunity. These snapshots include indicators from a variety of sources on unemployment, poverty, income, housing, health, education and supports for working families.
County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
This project from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute provides county-level data for a variety of factors related to health and quality of life.
500 Cities
In collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Foundation, the 500 cities project site provides city level estimates related to chronic disease risk factors, health outcomes and clinical preventive service use in the largest 500 cities in the united states. Fourteen NC cities (Asheville, Cary, Charlotte, Concord, Durham, Fayetteville, Gastonia, Greensboro, Greenville, High point, Jacksonville, Raleigh, Wilmington and Winston-Salem) are included in this site.
Healthy Food Access Maps
Healthy food access maps, released in 2017 by North Carolina Alliance for Health, which overlay supermarket locations and sales, household income, and diet-related deaths in North Carolina.
Interactive County Map
This interactive map created by the North Carolina Institute of Medicine aggregates key health data for North Carolina’s one hundred counties. The map can be filtered to show a statewide comparison for four health topics: uninsured adults, poverty, infant mortality, and heart disease. To see comprehensive health data profiles for each county, select the county from the map or click on the county’s name in the list below. Each county profile includes state, regional, and county-level data on a variety of topics, including demographics, access to care, health status, and determinants of health.
Livestories
An easy-to-use tool that generates a report full of county-specific obesity rate using several data sources via County Health Rankings and the Kaiser Family Foundation. The site provides adult obesity rate by state, county, race/ethnicity and year; additionally, provide data on access to physical activity and healthy food by county.
NC OneMap
A searchable database of rich, geographic data specific to NC. The data are developed and managed by state, local and federal agencies, and coordinated by the OneMap program.
North Carolina Health Trends
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics created this geospatial map to show statewide and county trends in key health indicators.
Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity: Data, Trends and Maps
This interactive database created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides information about the health status and behaviors of Americans, state-by-state, via clickable maps, charts and tables. Topics include obesity, breastfeeding, physical activity, and other health behaviors and related environmental and policy data. Users can examine data for adults, teens and children by demographics like sex and race/ethnicity.
Obesity Prevalence Maps and Interactive Databases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s obesity maps offer state and territory level estimates of the U.S. adult obesity prevalence. The interactive database systems can be used to find state level nutrition, physical activity, and obesity, data, trends and legislation information.
PolicyMap
A user-friendly tool for generating maps from a wide variety of data on demographics, real estate, health, jobs and more in communities across the US. The data come from disparate sources but standardized to allow analysis across indicators and trends overtime.

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