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CTSA - Community Engagement: Massachusetts Health


The Massachusetts Youth Health Survey is the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's surveillance project to assess the health of youth and young adults in grades 6-12.

Opioid Epidemic

Data visualization of the epidemic in Massachusetts.

Opioid Epidemic


Age-Adjusted Opioid-related Death Rate by Year

The Massachusetts Opioid Epidemic is a data visualization of the findings of the Chapter 55 Report. 


Kids Count Data Center

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

Massachusetts Data

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 State Data Center provides 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.