Health Disparity refers to differences in health status, the delivery of health services, and/or the utilization of health services, which includes, but are not limited to, differences that occur by: gender, race/ethnicity, education and income, disability, geographic location, or sexual orientation.
Department of Health Data
- See various datasets. Most contain race categories to query the data.
- Minority Health Disparities Reports
- These reports focus on significant differences among
races/ethnicities for selected health topics.
External Data Sources
Minority Health (CDC)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - The Office of Minority Health
Minority Health (Kaiser Family Foundation)