Status: Little or no detectable change

Little or no detectable change

Most Recent Data:
79.7 percent (2019)

86.0 percent

Desired Direction:
Increase desired

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

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

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.