Reports and Fact Sheets


People riding on bicycles.APHA has developed several reports and fact sheets on health, equity and transportation topics. Many were created in conjunction with partner organizations. These resources are available for download below.



APHA and Partner Reports


Promoting Active Transportation: An Opportunity for Public Health - an active transportation primer coauthored by APHA and the Safe Routes to School National Partnership

Dangerous by Design, plus a map of pedestrian fatalities and state statistics

The Hidden Health Costs of Transportation (short version)

The Hidden Health Costs of Transportation (long version)

The Transportation Prescription: Bold New Ideas for Transportation Reform in America

America Breathing Easier: Working Together, We Can Alleviate the Burden of Asthma and Keep America Breathing Easier

At the Intersection of Public Health and Transportation: Promoting Healthy Transportation Policy

APHA Public Health and Equity Principles for Transportation


APHA Fact Sheets

Transportation and Public Health

Transportation-related Health Impact Assessments

Equity and Health Issues in Transportation

Active Transportation

Transportation, Climate Change and Public Health



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