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Hawaii-IBIS Custom Query Introduction

Welcome to the Hawaii-IBIS interactive query system. This system allows users to query public health datasets directly. The public health datasets on Hawaii-IBIS are managed and provided by the Hawaii State Department of Health, through the Hawaii Health Data Warehouse.

The Hawaii-IBIS query system data are intended to support public health stakeholders, students, researchers, and policy makers in their efforts to improve the health of the state. Please be sure to include the recommended citation when using data from Hawaii-IBIS

Getting Started

Follow these four basic steps to query a dataset. For examples see the tutorials below.
  1. Select a dataset from the navigation menu on the left side of this page.
  2. Click on a category (blue bar) and "drill down" (click on further selections) to select a health indicator to query.
  3. Follow the steps to build your query.
  4. When you are done building your query, click "Submit Query" in the last step to get your results.

News and Updates

  • The first release of the Hawaii-IBIS site contains a subset of health indicators from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), for the years 2011 - 2013.
  • Additional BRFSS health indicators will be added to the site over the next few months.
  • Future data sets in Hawaii-IBIS will include Vital Statistics, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS), Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), Youth Tobacco Survey (YTS) and Hawaii Health Survey (HHS).

User Help

  • Tutorial. This tutorial will lead you through creating a basic query. Right-click on the "Tutorial" link to open the tutorial in a new browser window.
  • Dataset Specific resources, such as survey questionnaires, ICD code lists and more.
  • Hawaii-IBIS Citation. This page provides instructions and examples for citing Hawaii-IBIS in your bibliography or footnotes.
  • Use the Resources and Help tab at the top at any time for information, instructions and examples. Help buttons throughout the query modules also provide information necessary to make specific query-related selections.


Please feel free to contact us if you have suggestions for additions or improvements to this website.

The information provided above is from the Hawaii Health Data Warehouse and the Hawaii State Department of Health's Hawaii-IBIS web site (http://ibis.hhdw.org/ibisph-view.). The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: " Retrieved Sun, 22 October 2017 19:51:37 from Hawaii State Department of Health, Hawaii Health Data Warehouse, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site: http://ibis.hhdw.org/ibisph-view ".

Content updated: Wed, 4 Nov 2015 06:24:08 HST