Healthy People 2020
For more than 30 years, Healthy People has provided a public health roadmap with science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of the nation. Healthy People has established benchmarks and monitored progress over time in order to encourage collaborations across sectors, guide individuals toward making informed health decisions, and measure the impact of prevention activities. Visit the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Healthy People 2020External website.
Information on goals and the organization of Healthy People 2020 into three key areas.
Information on leading health indicators and objectives for tobacco use.
A snapshot of progress toward the Healthy People 2020 goals and objectives halfway through the 10-year initiative.