Healthy People 2020

/Healthy People 2020

Healthy People 2020

Active Project? Yes
Year Project Began: 2010
Year of Last Input: 2017
Last Updated: Aug 7 2017
Project Location:
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Lead Organization:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Type of Organization:
Government - National

Geographic Scope


Issue Areas

Health & Wellbeing


Healthy People 2020 provides a comprehensive set of 10-year, national goals and objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Healthy People 2020 contains 42 topic areas with more than 1,200 objectives. A smaller set of Healthy People 2020 objectives, called Leading Health Indicators, have been selected to communicate high-priority health issues and actions that can be taken to address them.

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Project Contact:

- Educational Organization