Critical Health Indicators
Factors and indicators which contribute to improved health are moving in the correct direction, including pediatric immunizations, cholesterol testing, nutrition, and physical activity. High school and college graduation rates increased and the jobless rate decreased. The mortality rate of cancer decreased. The broader indicator of life expectancy also moved in the right direction.
An increasing demand for public health services continues to exist within an uncertain financial environment. This document provides information on many state initiatives to support better health in local communities and statewide.
Review any section of the report by selecting a link below, or to view the report in its entirety, click here.
2010 edition of the Critical Health Indicators report
For more information regarding this report, please contact:
Michigan Department of Community Health
Planning and Access to Care Section
Capitol View Building, 7th Floor
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
Phone: (517) 241-2966
Last updated 4/2012