Pennsylvania Department of Health
Health e-stats
Tom Corbett, Governor Michael Wolf, Secretary of Health
Welcome to Health e-stats. Vol. 3-2014 April 8, 2014

Health e-stats is an email-based bulletin produced by the Bureau of Health Statistics and Research in order to keep data users informed about updates to the Health Statistics Web pages.

First Quarter 2014 Statistical News is now available online!

Inside this issue you will find the following articles:

  • Pregnancy and Diabetes in Pennsylvania;
  • The HealthyWoman Program and the Breast and Cervical Cancer Burden Index;
  • Pennsylvania’s 2013 Synar Survey Results; and
  • Suicide Deaths on the Rise in Pennsylvania.

Visit our website to access or print current and past issues of Statistical News.

Web Updates

Family Health Statistics for Pennsylvania and Counties, 2013 Report – This report shows state trends and county-level statistics for tracking progress in meeting Healthy People national objectives related to family health.

Pocket Guide of Pennsylvania and County Health Statistics, 2013/2014 Edition – This one-stop resource for Pennsylvania health data includes over 5,000 numbers and rates and folds into a pocket size pamphlet. Please contact the Bureau of Health Statistics and Research at 717-783-2548 to obtain a copy (not available online).



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