Annual reports on the activities of the health department are issued for each fiscal year from 2006 to the current year.
Comprehensive community health assessments have been completed in 2007 and 2014. These health assessments inform the Frederick County Health Department Strategic Plan (2009-2014) and the Local Health Improvement Process.
The Frederick County Health Department Strategic Plans can be read here.
Robert Wood Johnson releases annual County Health Rankings that gives communities a snapshot of how healthy their residents are so they can see where they are doing well, where they need to improve, and then act together to remove barriers to good health.
The Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) is an on-site survey of students in Maryland middle and high schools focusing on tobacco-use prevalence and other health-related behaviors among Maryland youth. The survey started in 2000 and is conducted every two years.
A variety of data sources from Maryland, Federal, and other organizations can be found here.