Status: Baseline only


Increase the proportion of state and territorial jurisdictions that have developed a health improvement plan

Baseline: 82.4 percent of state and territorial public health jurisdictions had developed or participated in developing a health improvement plan in 2016

Target: 86.0 percent

Target Setting Method
Percentage point improvement


Public health agencies and their partners use health improvement plans to assess needs, identify priorities, and work together to improve health. State and territorial jurisdictions can collaborate with stakeholders to develop health improvement plans.