USE OF DATA
In 2013, state IVP programs used the core datasets to identify topics or populations at risk.
At least 64% of states that reported having access to vital records, BRFSS, HDD, YRBSS, and child death review (CDR) data used the information to identify population groups that were affected by specific injury or violence issues.
Vital records was the most common dataset used to identify specific population groups affected by injury and violence issues (95%), as well as to identify geographic regions where an injury or violence issue were occurring in the state (90%).
Top 5 Datasets Used to Identify IVP Topics or Populations in 2013