Center for Health and Environmental Data

 About CHED   

The Center for Health and Environmental Data strives to provide timely, innovative and high-quality public health data collection, analysis and reporting services to drive evidence-based decisions, translate data into action and support policy development to protect and improve the health and environment of all Coloradans. 

CHED Strategic Framework

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CoHID (Colorado Health Information Dataset)

The NEW Colorado Health Information Dataset (CoHID) site provides improved access to state and local-level data and resources compiled by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and its partners to help understand health and related issues affecting people in Colorado. On CoHID you will find information about:

  • Live birth data.
  • Death data.
  • Cancer incidence data.
  • Birth defects data.
  • Suicide data.
  • Drug overdose data.
  • Child fatality.
  • Population estimates.
  • Chronic disease data.
  • Maternal health data.
  • Colorado health indicators.
  • Adolescent and student health data.
  • Environmental epidemiology data.
  • Communicable disease and STI/HIV data.
  • Immunization data.
  • Marijuana and health data.
  • Community health equity maps.
  • Community inclusion and resource maps.
  • CDPHE open data.
This new COHID site improves upon its long-standing predecessor, continuing to provide data collected through a variety of CHED’s public health surveillance programs and its public health partners:
  • Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS).
  • Colorado Central Cancer Registry.
  • Colorado Responds to Children With Special Needs.
  • Colorado Violent Death Reporting System.
  • Colorado Vital Statistics Program.
  • Healthy Kids Colorado Survey (HKCS).
  • Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS).
  • Colorado Child Fatality Prevention System.
  • Colorado Immunization Information Service (CIIS).
  • Colorado Opioid Overdose Prevention Program.
  • Environmental Public Health Tracking Network Program (EPHTN).
  • Retail Marijuana Health Monitoring Program.
  • Demography Office, Colorado Department of Local Affairs.
  • Communicable Disease and STI/HIV/Vital Hepatitis Branches, CDPHE.

Registries and Vital Statistics

Public Health Informatics

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Health Watch reports, fact sheets and peer-reviewed manuscripts.

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Email: cdphe.healthstatistics@state.co.us / Phone: 303-692-2160