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Surveillance and Statistics

Epidemiology is the study of the distribution, determinants, and frequency of disease. The surveillance of diabetes in West Virginia is completed by the WV Health Statistics Center and supported by the WV Diabetes Prevention and Control Program via collection, analysis, and interpretation of various data sources. The following are resources for public use to assist in informing diabetes research, raising awareness, and advocating for policy change:
Diabetes in West Virginia-Fact Sheet, 2009
Pregnancy and Diabetes in West Virginia, 2007
The Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease in West Virginia, 2006
The West Virginia Diabetes Strategic Plan, 2002-2007

Health Promotion and Chronic Disease
350 Capitol Street, Room 514  Charleston, WV 25301-3715
Ph: (304) 356-4193 Fx: (304) 558-1553