Source: Brownson RC, Fielding JE, and Maylahn CM. Evidence-based public health: a fundamental concept for public health practice. Annu Rev Public Health 2009; 30:175-201.
Winnable battles look at targeting major health challenges by using programs that have shown significant progress in preventing the leading causes of illness, injury, death, and disability.
Public health finance looks at the acquisition, utilization, and management fo resources for public health functions. Funding comes from a variety of entities including:
There are other data resources that aren't specifically for health, but would be of interest in learning about a community.