FLHealthCHARTS.com – Getting Started
Learn about the CHARTS website in this one-page description.
Take a quick tour of FLHealthCHARTS.com’s features and functionality.
Use the CHARTS Log in to automatically show your county when a CHARTS report opens
and subscribe to receive CHARTS update notices.
Profile reports give you a quick look at health statistics focused on a particular
topic. This tutorial provides a summary of the functions in these reports.
Viewers show four perspectives of a health indicator: trend lines, maps and data
tables with trends and all 67 counties for a selected year. Learn to operate all
the functions of the four-panel viewer with this quick tutorial.
The interactive Community Map tool provides visual access to data for the 30 leading
causes of death and select birth indicators at the census tract and ZIP code level
for all 67 counties. Get the most out of this tool by exploring this 9 page tutorial.
Query Systems Tutorial
Query systems allow you to select the specific combinations of data you need from
a wealth of birth, death, marriage, divorce or population data. This tutorial provides
an overview of ways to customize the data to meet your needs.
Reportable and Infectious
Diseases - Frequency Report
The frequency report is based on reportable disease information received by the
Florida Department of Health. Use this tool to generate your own reportable and
infectious diseases report from the Merlin system.
Measure of Variability
Are you wondering about statistical significance? If so, review this overview of
the measure of variability. Learn how it is used in FLHealthCHARTS.com.
The schedule lists sources of FLHealthCHARTS data and provides established timeframes
for annual updates to FLHealthCHARTS.com.
Rates and Formulae
This document details calculations used in the Vital Statistics Annual Report and
in this system.
ICD-10 - International
Statistical Classification of Diseases, tenth revision
The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is designed to promote international
comparability in the collection, processing, classification, and presentation of
mortality statistics. This includes providing a format for reporting causes of death
on the death certificate.