Genesee County Speak To Your Health! Community Survey

Vision: An aware, empowered, and healthy community.

Mission: Community partners working together to gather, interpret, and share data about the health and well-being of Genesee County.


The Speak To Your Health! Community Survey examines a wide range of issues related to individual and community health in Genesee County, Michigan. This biennial survey is designed by community, health department, and university partners and has been conducted since 2003.

Results of the survey are available to all Genesee County residents and can be analyzed by gender, race, age, and across time, and mapped geographically to determine trends by neighborhood, zip code, or county. Results from the survey can be used for health program planning and evaluation, grant proposals, community education, and policy development.

Past results have been used for the Genesee County Health Department Strategic Plan and the Genesee Health Plan millage.

Survey topics include physical and mental health, neighborhood safety, physical activity, nutrition, health care access, cancer, diabetes, sexual health, and smoking.

Survey information, tables, and map libraries are listed in the Survey Data menu in the side bar. To access this information, you must register and login to the site. To request use of the complete data sets, please submit a data request form, or email