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Health Statistics Section


The Health Statistics Section promotes understanding and utilization of health status information through the collection, analysis, and dissemination of vital event and health survey data. The section strives to provide accurate, timely, and valuable information in formats that serve the needs of its customers.  


Data request system

Colorado Health and Environmental Data

Public health data are the foundation of good public health practice. Data are used to:

  • monitor health trends
  • identify groups at risk for health problems
  • prioritize health issues
  • develop programs and policies, and
  • evaluate the effectiveness of strategies designed to promote health.


Health Statistics Section services include:

  • assistance in the search for data;
  • provision of technical assistance, and
  • training in the availability and use of data.


For further information or assistance, contact the Health Statistics Section at (303) 692-2160 or by e-mail: health.statistics@state.co.us.



Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Health Statistics
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530

FAX: (303)691-7821
Tel. #: (303)692-2160