Health and Demographics, South Carolina Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office

Description:  We make government better by turning data into information and information into knowledge.

 The Health and Demographics Section:
  • Receives processes, distributes, and interprets health, demographic, and census data in South Carolina;
  • Provides for general use an appropriate statistical and GIS (Small-area mapping) infrastructure enabling users to obtain health, socio-economic and demographic analysis for planning, intervention and evaluation of programs;
  • Educates policy makers and other data users about the availability and appropriate use of information;
  • Forms collaborative partnerships with agencies and research groups to carry out special studies and research projects related to health and socio-economic issues in South Carolina.

IDS Projects to Inform Policy

AISP Network Site IDS Case Study: South Carolina

The Circle of Love: South Carolina’s Integrated Data System