Women's Health in Massachusetts was prepared for Secretary JudyAnn Bigby's presentation in recognition of Women's History Month on March 15, 2007. This presentation contains:
  • most recent female socio-demographic characteristics,
  • natality, morbidity, and mortality health indicators,
  • data from women's health service programs within the Department.

Indicators and services are compared with those of men and presented by race and Hispanic ethnicity. The presentation was a collaborative effort between the Bureau of Health Information, Statistics, Research, and Evaluation and the Bureau of Community Health Access and Promotion.


This information is provided by the Division of Research and Epidemiology within the Department of Public Health.