Regional & Community Data

This section contains the most recent demographic, economic, behavioral, and health data available by Region and community.  For example, you can find the size of a particular population in the County, the median income in a specific community, the percentage of San Diegans who are current smokers and the rate of death due to stroke among a particular age group. 



Demographic Profiles contain the most recent demographic and economic data available by Region and community. The current profiles reflect 2017 data.

For machine-readable data, visit the County of San Diego's data access portal.

Live Well Trio

Health Data:


Our varied health profiles contain the most recent health data available at the county, region, and community levels. This section contains printable information as well as documents to pinpoint a single statistic. 


Community Profiles contain a variety of health-related information in San Diego County and its communities. We are currently have 2011-2017 hospitalizations, emergency department discharges, in-patient treatment discharges, Physical Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facility discharges for all conditions. We have expanded the indicators to collect data by age groups by race/ethnicity as well. Additionally, we have added in more geographies to include cities and Supervisor Districts!

For machine-readable data, visit the County of San Diego's data access portal.


Notification: as of September 2018, we are matching the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Clinical Classifications Software (CCS) definitions for conditions. Please see the Codebook and Data Guide for more information. 


BHS Dash


Annual Health Condition Dashboards: These new interactive dashboards summarize the yearly trends in medical encounters by health category. You can select your conditions, regions, and even related demographic and socioeconomic data and view the visualizations on your own screen. Current year represents 2017 data. Note: files may take some time to load.


Health Dashboards:



primary care clinics

Primary Care Clinic Utilization Profiles contain a variety of health and operation-related information on community primary care clinics in San Diego County. Our profiles cover years 2013-2015. More recent data is available via the CHHS Data Portal links below.





Health Briefs

Health Briefs are easy-to-read, printable health statistics by Region using data from the Community Profiles and the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS). Each health brief is divided into non-communicable disease, communicable disease, ADOD, maternal & child health, injury, and behavioral health data.





CDC's Winnable Battles: Winnable Battles are public health priorities where the CDC and public health partners, like the County of San Diego, can make significant progress in a relatively short timeframe. For information on the first national set of Winnable Battles please see the Winnable Battles Final Report as well as National Progress Reports published in 2013 and 2014. For local data, please click the image or here



San Diego County Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries: Below is a workbook detailing motor vehicle injuries by type in San Diego County from 2010-2017 from the California Highway Patrol's Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System (SWITRS). From our archives, the data tables provide a summary of traffic related crashes, injuries, and death in San Diego County from 1998 through 2011.


Health Behavior Data:


California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) is a source of information on health, health behaviors, and access to health care services. The survey is conducted every two years through telephone surveys of adults, adolescents, and children, and is the largest state health survey in the nation. In the following documents, information from CHIS is presented and used to estimate the number of residents represented by the survey data. Both County-level and Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Region-level information is provided.