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Tennessee Chronic Disease Health Profile

The Chronic Disease Health Profile is a comprehensive set of data profiles on select chronic disease indicators for each of Tennessee’s 95 counties and 14 regions. The profiles include quick facts on demographics and select health indicators, followed by data on prevalence, mortality, hospitalizations and incidence of major chronic diseases and their risk factors. Data are presented by time trend, and by race, gender and age groups, and also include county and regional rankings for most indicators.

Indicators at the state, regional and county level include:

Demographic information
Leading causes of death
Heart disease and stroke
Chronic lower respiratory disease
Diabetes
Cancer

Indicators only available at the state and regional level include:

General health indicators
Behavioral risk factors
Cigarette and alcohol use
Region 14 - Sullivan County Region 6 - Hamilton County Region 8 - Mid-Cumberland Region Region 10 - Northwest Region Region 13 - Madison County Region 9 - South Central Region Region 5 - Southeast Region Region 3 - Knox County Region 2 - East Tennessee Region Region 1 - Northeast Region Region 10 - Northwest Region Region 8 - Mid-Cumberland Region Region 7 - Davidson County Region 11 - Southwest Region Region 12 - Shelby County Region 7 - Davidson County Region 4 - Upper Cumberland Region Region 4 - Upper Cumberland Region Region 1 - Northeast Region Region 14 - Sullivan County Region 3 - Knox County Region 2 - East Tennessee Region Region 6 - Hamilton County Region 5 - Southeast Region Region 9 - South Central Region Region 13 - Madison County Region 11 - Southwest Region Region 12 - Shelby County Region 4 - Upper Cumberland Region Region 9 - South Central Region Region 10 - Northwest Region Davidson County Region 1 - Northeast Region Region 14 - Sullivan County Region 2 - East Tennessee Region Region 2 - East Tennessee Region Region 5 - Southeast Region Region 6 - Hamilton County Region 8 - Mid-Cumberland Region Region 8 - Mid-Cumberland Region Region 11 - Southwest Region Region 12 - Shelby County Region 13 - Madison County Region 3 - Knox County

County Health Rankings

The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation have issued the 2011 County Health Rankings. The report ranks the overall health of the counties in all 50 states – more than 3,000 total – by using a standard formula to measure how healthy people are and how long they live.

County Health Rankings