The Data Collection and Analysis Unit has access to many different data sets. The most comprehensive data come from the Vital Statistics
field. These include all births and deaths for the entire
County of Los Angeles. Many reports and publications are available on a wide range of health topics. Other sources of health data are also readily accessible through the
You can also visit L.A.HealthDataNow!, an online query system, to obtain public health statistics and information.
The query system provides an instant health statistics
tables to individuals.
If you are unable to find the specific vital statistics data about Los Angeles County that you need, you can submit a data request to an analyst at the Data Collection and Analysis Unit. Please keep in mind that for data that are not readily available, the incurred material costs; consulting time; and computer run will be charged accordingly. The current consulting time and computing run rates are at $100.00/hour and $60.00/run, respectively. Notification of cost estimate will be given prior to the commencement of data generation. Fees are generally waived for governmental agencies and nonprofit organizations.
To request detailed and specific vital statistics data about Los Angeles that is not available in current reports or publications, please submit a
data request form .
If you have any questions about how to submit a data request, please contact the Data Collection and Analysis Unit at (213) 240-7785 and request to speak to one of our analysts.