Injury and Violence Data

Find injury, violence, and drug overdose data from the Virginia Department of Health at these web pages.

Injury and Violence Data 

  • Injury and Violence Data Dashboard - This data dashboard presents data on inpatient hospitalizations due to injuries or violence. A data dashboard for deaths related to injuries or violence is coming in Spring 2024. 
  • Firearm Injury Data Web Page - This web page includes data dashboards with downloadable data sets on firearm injury emergency department visits and deaths. The web page also includes a link to a firearm injury data brief. The data brief gives more detailed data on firearm injury trends in Virginia.



Adverse Childhood Experiences

Alcohol-Related Death

Drug Overdose Data 

  • Drug Overdose and Related Health Outcomes dashboards - This web page includes data dashboards with downloadable data sets on drug overdose deaths, drug overdose emergency department visits, and more. 
  • Drug Overdose Emergency Department Visit reports - Download reports about emergency department visits related to drug overdose.
  • Overdose Needs Assessment Tool - This dashboard shows Virginia communities that may benefit from additional resources to address drug overdose-related outcomes and substance use. Scores are based on data related to drug overdose and substance misuse.
  • Cost of the Opioid Epidemic in Virginia - This interactive web page shows how much opioid addiction cost Virginians at the city or county level. Click on the maps to learn more or download a PDF report for your city or county. 

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