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CTSA - Community Engagement: Massachusetts Health


MassCHIP, from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health, provides access to 36 health status, health outcome, program utilization, and demographic data sets.

Opioid Epidemic

Data visualization of the epidemic in Massachusetts.

Kids Count Data Center

Child well-being statistics.  From the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

Massachusetts Data

(from the website) Our Healthy Mass was created to provide information to Massachusetts residents on the health of their communities, as well as to chart progress of the Community Transformation Grant and Mass in Motion program in creating a healthier Massachusetts.

The website was created through a partnership between the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) and theMassachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), the two organizations that are collaborating on the Middlesex County Community Transformation Grant project. MAPC is a regional planning agency serving the people who live and work in the 101 cities and towns of Metropolitan Boston. DPH is a government agency of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts devoted to promoting healthy people, families, communities, and environments.

Visit the site for more information.


County Health Rankings

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps is a project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The Rankings show the rank of health for almost every county in the US and provide data to help researchers set up projects that target factors specific to their area.


Massachusetts population, housing, social, and economic data plus thematic maps.

Community Connect to Research

Planet Mass Connect

Funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the PLANET MassCONECT study aims to test a community-based participatory research model for disseminating evidenced-based health programs to community groups.

Massachusetts Environmental Public Health

THe Massachusetts EPHT website provides access to reports on environmental and health data in your community including tables, maps and charts that can be downloaded and printed.