Pennsylvania Department of Health
Health e-stats
Tom Corbett, Governor Michael Wolf, Secretary of Health
Welcome to Health e-stats. Vol. 4-2014 July 9, 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.

Second Quarter 2014 Statistical News is now available online!

Inside this issue you will find the following articles:

  • A Look at Pennsylvania Death Rates Over the Past Decade;
  • A Review of Births to Foreign-Born Mothers and Foreign Migration in Pennsylvania;
  • Cancer in Rural and Urban Pennsylvania; and
  • Smoking During Pregnancy Among Pennsylvania Mothers.

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

Web Updates

Maternal and Child Health Status Indicators, 2011 – Statistics on birth data, deaths among youth, and infant deaths are available in 29 reports (28 municipalities and Pennsylvania).


For up-to-date Pennsylvania public health statistical information, visit

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