Interactive Model

Ranked Measures

Source

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifePremature deathNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2016-2018
Quality of LifePoor or fair healthBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Poor physical health daysBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Poor mental health daysBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Low birthweightNational Center for Health Statistics - Natality files2012-2018

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Tobacco UseAdult smokingBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
Diet and ExerciseAdult obesityUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2016
 Food environment indexUSDA Food Environment Atlas, Map the Meal Gap from Feeding America2015 & 2017
 Physical inactivityUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2016
 Access to exercise opportunitiesBusiness Analyst, Delorme map data, ESRI, & US Census Tigerline Files2010 & 2019
Alcohol and Drug UseExcessive drinkingBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Alcohol-impaired driving deathsFatality Analysis Reporting System2014-2018
Sexual ActivitySexually transmitted infectionsNational Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention2017
 Teen birthsNational Center for Health Statistics - Natality files2012-2018

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsuredSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2017
 Primary care physiciansArea Health Resource File/American Medical Association2017
 DentistsArea Health Resource File/National Provider Identification file2018
 Mental health providersCMS, National Provider Identification2019
Quality of CarePreventable hospital staysMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2017
 Mammography screeningMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2017
 Flu vaccinationsMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2017

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school graduationEDFacts2016-2017
 Some collegeAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
EmploymentUnemploymentBureau of Labor Statistics2018
IncomeChildren in povertySmall Area Income and Poverty Estimates2018
 Income inequalityAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
Family and Social SupportChildren in single-parent householdsAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 Social associationsCounty Business Patterns2017
Community SafetyViolent crimeUniform Crime Reporting - FBI2014&2016
 Injury deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2014-2018

Physical Environment

Air and Water QualityAir pollution - particulate matterEnvironmental Public Health Tracking Network2014
 Drinking water violationsSafe Drinking Water Information System2018
Housing and TransitSevere housing problemsComprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) data2012-2016
 Driving alone to workAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 Long commute - driving aloneAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018

Ranked Measures

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifePremature death2016-2018
Quality of LifePoor or fair health2017
 Poor physical health days2017
 Poor mental health days2017
 Low birthweight2012-2018

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Tobacco UseAdult smoking2017
Diet and ExerciseAdult obesity2016
 Food environment index2015 & 2017
 Physical inactivity2016
 Access to exercise opportunities2010 & 2019
Alcohol and Drug UseExcessive drinking2017
 Alcohol-impaired driving deaths2014-2018
Sexual ActivitySexually transmitted infections2017
 Teen births2012-2018

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured2017
 Primary care physicians2017
 Dentists2018
 Mental health providers2019
Quality of CarePreventable hospital stays2017
 Mammography screening2017
 Flu vaccinations2017

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school graduation2016-2017
 Some college2014-2018
EmploymentUnemployment2018
IncomeChildren in poverty2018
 Income inequality2014-2018
Family and Social SupportChildren in single-parent households2014-2018
 Social associations2017
Community SafetyViolent crime2014&2016
 Injury deaths2014-2018

Physical Environment

Air and Water QualityAir pollution - particulate matter2014
 Drinking water violations2018
Housing and TransitSevere housing problems2012-2016
 Driving alone to work2014-2018
 Long commute - driving alone2014-2018

Additional Measures

Source

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifeLife expectancyNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2016-2018
 Premature age-adjusted mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2016-2018
 Child mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2015-2018
 Infant mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2012-2018
Quality of LifeFrequent physical distressBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Frequent mental distressBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2017
 Diabetes prevalenceUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2016
 HIV prevalenceNational Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention2016

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Diet and ExerciseFood insecurityMap the Meal Gap2017
 Limited access to healthy foodsUSDA Food Environment Atlas2015
Alcohol and Drug UseDrug overdose deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2016-2018
 Motor vehicle crash deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2012-2018
Other Health BehaviorsInsufficient sleepBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2016

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured adultsSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2017
 Uninsured childrenSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2017
 Other primary care providersCMS, National Provider Identification2019

Social & Economic Factors

EducationDisconnected youthAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 Reading scoresStanford Education Data Archive2016
 Math scoresStanford Education Data Archive2016
IncomeMedian household incomeSmall Area Income and Poverty Estimates2018
 Children eligible for free or reduced price lunchNational Center for Education Statistics2017-2018
Family and Social SupportResidential segregation - Black/WhiteAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 Residential segregation - non-White/WhiteAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
Community SafetyHomicidesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2012-2018
 SuicidesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2014-2018
 Firearm fatalitiesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2014-2018
 Juvenile arrestsEasy Access to State and County Juvenile Court Case Counts2017

Physical Environment

Housing and TransitTraffic volumeEJSCREEN: Environmental Justice Screening and Mapping Tool2018
 HomeownershipAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 Severe housing cost burdenAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018

Demographics

AllPopulationCensus Population Estimates2018
 % below 18 years of ageCensus Population Estimates2018
 % 65 and olderCensus Population Estimates2018
 % Non-Hispanic BlackCensus Population Estimates2018
 % American Indian & Alaska NativeCensus Population Estimates2018
 % AsianCensus Population Estimates2018
 % Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific IslanderCensus Population Estimates2018
 % HispanicCensus Population Estimates2018
 % Non-Hispanic WhiteCensus Population Estimates2018
 % not proficient in EnglishAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2014-2018
 % FemalesCensus Population Estimates2018
 % RuralCensus Population Estimates2010

Additional Measures

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifeLife expectancy2016-2018
 Premature age-adjusted mortality2016-2018
 Child mortality2015-2018
 Infant mortality2012-2018
Quality of LifeFrequent physical distress2017
 Frequent mental distress2017
 Diabetes prevalence2016
 HIV prevalence2016

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Diet and ExerciseFood insecurity2017
 Limited access to healthy foods2015
Alcohol and Drug UseDrug overdose deaths2016-2018
 Motor vehicle crash deaths2012-2018
Other Health BehaviorsInsufficient sleep2016

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured adults2017
 Uninsured children2017
 Other primary care providers2019

Social & Economic Factors

EducationDisconnected youth2014-2018
 Reading scores2016
 Math scores2016
IncomeMedian household income2018
 Children eligible for free or reduced price lunch2017-2018
Family and Social SupportResidential segregation - Black/White2014-2018
 Residential segregation - non-White/White2014-2018
Community SafetyHomicides2012-2018
 Suicides2014-2018
 Firearm fatalities2014-2018
 Juvenile arrests2017

Physical Environment

Housing and TransitTraffic volume2018
 Homeownership2014-2018
 Severe housing cost burden2014-2018

Demographics

AllPopulation2018
 % below 18 years of age2018
 % 65 and older2018
 % Non-Hispanic Black2018
 % American Indian & Alaska Native2018
 % Asian2018
 % Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander2018
 % Hispanic2018
 % Non-Hispanic White2018
 % not proficient in English2014-2018
 % Females2018
 % Rural2010

*Additional Measure (not included in ranks)