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North Dakota Compass

North Dakota Compass provides and promotes the use of credible data to improve the quality of life in North Dakota.

A project of the Center for Social Research at North Dakota State University, North Dakota Compass provides reliable and consistent information needed by North Dakota’s community, policy, organizational, non-profit, and business leaders who must plan for the future in an environment of continuous change. More >

 

Impact of COVID-19 on North Dakota households

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Data Highlight

COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among North Dakota adults in households with children 12 to 17 years old.

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North Dakota Title X, Family Planning Needs Assessment.

Mariel López-Valentín works for the Office of State Epi, Division of Special Projects, and Health Analytics. On 2002 she obtained a MS in Epidemiology from the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus and successfully completed two fellowship programs: 2004 ASPH/CDC and (2005-2007) II Class CDC/CSTE.

Grace Njau is the director of the Division of Special Projects and Health Analytics at the North Dakota Department of Health. Grace is passionate about all-things-data, and especially rapid and targeted data dissemination to inform policy and program planning.

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COVID-19 Data Resources

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ND COMPASS TUTORIALS

Geographic Profiles

Find data organized by geographic area. Get profiles by state, planning region, Native American reservation area, county, metropolitan and micropolitan areas, and cities with populations of at least 1,000 people. View profiles >

State Legislative District Profiles

Highlighting measures focusing on population, household, social, and economic characteristics for each of the 47 districts in North Dakota.
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Community Building Toolkit

Explore the ND Compass Community Building Toolkit. It provides a framework and resources to improve your community development process.

 

 

North Dakota Compass 2017 EVALUATION HIGHLIGHTS

EVALUATION HIGHLIGHTS

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