National Survey on Drug Use and Health
The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and collects information regarding substance use and mental health symptoms.
More information about the NSDUH and available data and reports are available at:
Behavioral Health Barometer
Indicators as measured through the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health and the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is overseen by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is a health-related telephone survey on health–related risk behaviors and chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.
More information about the BRFSS and available data and reports are available at:
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System
The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors health-related behaviors for youth. The survey is collected every two years in high schools across the state and nationally.
More information about the YRBSS and access to data is available at:
United States Census Bureau
Provides access to population estimates and additional data collected as part of the national census activities. Data and report access is available at:
South Dakota Department of Health – Health Data and Statistics
The South Dakota Department of Health collects data on key health indicators in South Dakota
More information about South Dakota Department of Health data and available information is available at:
Treatment Episode Data Set
The Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) supported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) collects information about substance abuse treatment admissions from State Agency data systems.
More information about TEDS and access to reports is available at:
American Fact Finder
This site maintained by the United States Census Bureau provides ready access to many facts and indicators about communities.
South Dakota Office of Highway Safety
The South Dakota Office of Highway Safety provides access to reports and data related to accidents across South Dakota
South Dakota Crash Analysis Tool (SDCAT) is available at:
Highway Safety Plans and Reports are available at:
Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS)
The Fatality Analysis Reporting System supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) collects and reports data annually on fatal injuries suffered in motor vehicle traffic crashes across the nation.
FARS data and reports can be accessed at:
South Dakota Unified Judicial System
The South Dakota Unified Judicial System provides access to many reports on crime and judicial actions for South Dakota. Publications and annually reports from the Unified Judicial System are available at:
South Dakota Office of the Attorney General
The South Dakota Office of the Attorney General maintains and provides access to reports and databases related to crime and criminal activity in South Dakota as part of the Criminal Statistical Analysis Center (SAC). The SAC information can be accessed at:
Avoid Opioid SD
Avoid Opioid SD is a joint effort between the South Dakota Department of Health and Social Services to address opioid abuse and misuse in the state as a part of the South Dakota Opioid Abuse Strategic Plan.
Learn more at http://www.aviodopioidsd.com/
South Dakota Suicide Prevention
Data specific to self-infected injury and suicide can be found at:
South Dakota QuitLine
Ready to Quit? South Dakota QuitLine is here to help tobacco users kick the habit for good.