NAICS Code 923120 Administration of Public Health Programs


Public Administration


This industry comprises government establishments primarily engaged in the planning, administration, and coordination of public health programs and services, including environmental health activities, mental health, categorical health programs, health statistics, and immunization services. Government establishments primarily engaged in conducting public health-related inspections are included in this industry.

Cross References

Government establishments primarily engaged in
  • Operating hospitals (i.e., government or military): classified in Subsector 622, Hospitals
  • Providing health care in a clinical setting (i.e., military or government clinics): classified in Subsector 621, Ambulatory Health Care Services
  • Inspecting food, plants, animals, and other agriculture products: classified in Industry 926140, Regulation of Agricultural Marketing and Commodities.

Illustrative Examples

  • Public health program administration, nonoperating, public administration
  • Mental health program administration, public administration
  • Health program administration, public administration
  • Coroners' offices, public administration
  • Communicable disease program administration, public administration

Industries Included

  • Cancer detection program administration
  • Communicable disease program administration
  • Community health programs administration
  • Coroners' offices
  • Environmental health program administration
  • Food service health inspections
  • Health planning and development agencies, government
  • Health program administration
  • Health statistics centers, government
  • Immunization program administration
  • Maternity and child health program administration
  • Mental health program administration
  • Public health program administration, nonoperating

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:4661

Est. Employment:2843