Welcome to AK-IBIS; Alaska's Public Health Data Resource
Welcome to the State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (AK-IBIS). This site provides statistical numerical data as well as contextual information on the health status of Alaskans and the state of Alaska's health care system.
Getting StartedUse the four tabs at the top of the page or the four buttons, below, to navigate to content on this site. Under each tab is an introduction page, and a "Content and Usage" page that describes the site content in more detail.
Please see the main Contents and Usage page for additional information about the intended usage of each of these sections.
News and UpdatesThe number of AK-IBIS indicators increased to 58 on October 16th, 2015, with the release of alcohol consumption - current drinking - adolescents, drug use - marijuana - adolescents, and drug use - prescription drug abuse - adolescents.
The Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System (PRAMS) query module for years 2009-2011 with 89 variables was added on September 16th, 2015.
For the latest news and system updates, please go to the News and Updates page which lists the most recent publications, new or updated indicator profile reports, new or updated query datasets, and any general website functionality changes.
Questions, Concerns, and FeedbackPlease feel free to contact us if you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions. Your feedback is very valuable in helping us provide a site that meets the public's and your data needs.