For Community Builders

Arizona Health Survey data is geographically coded, creating the potential for community development practitioners to learn more about the lifestyles and behaviors of people residing in specific areas in Arizona. Of course, research standards must be applied to determine whether appropriate sample sizes are available.

Data matter most when they are used to illuminate opportunities for making a difference. Arizona Health Survey’s hundreds of health data points can inform understanding, determine a community’s baseline status or point to potential for new direction. It starts with engaging in the data. Consider: