Interactive Model

Ranked Measures

Source

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifePremature deathNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2017-2019
Quality of LifePoor or fair healthBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Poor physical health daysBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Poor mental health daysBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Low birthweightNational Center for Health Statistics - Natality files2013-2019

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Tobacco UseAdult smokingBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
Diet and ExerciseAdult obesityUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2017
 Food environment indexUSDA Food Environment Atlas, Map the Meal Gap from Feeding America2015 & 2018
 Physical inactivityUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2017
 Access to exercise opportunitiesBusiness Analyst, Delorme map data, ESRI, & US Census Tigerline Files2010 & 2019
Alcohol UseExcessive drinkingBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Alcohol-impaired driving deathsFatality Analysis Reporting System2015-2019
Sexual ActivitySexually transmitted infectionsNational Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention2018
 Teen birthsNational Center for Health Statistics - Natality files2013-2019

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsuredSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2018
 Primary care physiciansArea Health Resource File/American Medical Association2018
 DentistsArea Health Resource File/National Provider Identification file2019
 Mental health providersCMS, National Provider Identification2020
Quality of CarePreventable hospital staysMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2018
 Mammography screeningMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2018
 Flu vaccinationsMapping Medicare Disparities Tool2018

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school completionAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Some collegeAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
EmploymentUnemploymentBureau of Labor Statistics2019
IncomeChildren in povertySmall Area Income and Poverty Estimates2019
 Income inequalityAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
Family and Social SupportChildren in single-parent householdsAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Social associationsCounty Business Patterns2018
Community SafetyViolent crimeUniform Crime Reporting - FBI2014 & 2016
 Injury deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2015-2019

Physical Environment

Environmental QualityAir pollution - particulate matterEnvironmental Public Health Tracking Network2016
 Drinking water violationsSafe Drinking Water Information System2019
Housing and TransitSevere housing problemsComprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) data2013-2017
 Driving alone to workAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Long commute - driving aloneAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019

Ranked Measures

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifePremature death2017-2019
Quality of LifePoor or fair health2018
 Poor physical health days2018
 Poor mental health days2018
 Low birthweight2013-2019

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Tobacco UseAdult smoking2018
Diet and ExerciseAdult obesity2017
 Food environment index2015 & 2018
 Physical inactivity2017
 Access to exercise opportunities2010 & 2019
Alcohol UseExcessive drinking2018
 Alcohol-impaired driving deaths2015-2019
Sexual ActivitySexually transmitted infections2018
 Teen births2013-2019

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured2018
 Primary care physicians2018
 Dentists2019
 Mental health providers2020
Quality of CarePreventable hospital stays2018
 Mammography screening2018
 Flu vaccinations2018

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school completion2015-2019
 Some college2015-2019
EmploymentUnemployment2019
IncomeChildren in poverty2019
 Income inequality2015-2019
Family and Social SupportChildren in single-parent households2015-2019
 Social associations2018
Community SafetyViolent crime2014 & 2016
 Injury deaths2015-2019

Physical Environment

Environmental QualityAir pollution - particulate matter2016
 Drinking water violations2019
Housing and TransitSevere housing problems2013-2017
 Driving alone to work2015-2019
 Long commute - driving alone2015-2019

Additional Measures

Source

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifeLife expectancyNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2017-2019
 Premature age-adjusted mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2017-2019
 Child mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2016-2019
 Infant mortalityNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2013-2019
Quality of LifeFrequent physical distressBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Frequent mental distressBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018
 Diabetes prevalenceUnited States Diabetes Surveillance System2017
 HIV prevalenceNational Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention2018

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Diet and ExerciseFood insecurityMap the Meal Gap2018
 Limited access to healthy foodsUSDA Food Environment Atlas2015
Alcohol UseDrug overdose deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2017-2019
 Motor vehicle crash deathsNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2013-2019
Other Health BehaviorsInsufficient sleepBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System2018

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured adultsSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2018
 Uninsured childrenSmall Area Health Insurance Estimates2018
 Other primary care providersCMS, National Provider Identification2020

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school graduationEDFacts2017-2018
 Disconnected youthAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Reading scoresStanford Education Data Archive2018
 Math scoresStanford Education Data Archive2018
IncomeMedian household incomeSmall Area Income and Poverty Estimates2019
 Children eligible for free or reduced price lunchNational Center for Education Statistics2018-2019
Family and Social SupportResidential segregation - Black/WhiteAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Residential segregation - non-White/WhiteAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
Community SafetyHomicidesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2013-2019
 SuicidesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2015-2019
 Firearm fatalitiesNational Center for Health Statistics - Mortality Files2015-2019
 Juvenile arrestsEasy Access to State and County Juvenile Court Case Counts2018

Physical Environment

Housing and TransitTraffic volumeEJSCREEN: Environmental Justice Screening and Mapping Tool2019
 HomeownershipAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Severe housing cost burdenAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 Broadband accessAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019

Demographics

AllPopulationCensus Population Estimates2019
 % below 18 years of ageCensus Population Estimates2019
 % 65 and olderCensus Population Estimates2019
 % Non-Hispanic BlackCensus Population Estimates2019
 % American Indian & Alaska NativeCensus Population Estimates2019
 % AsianCensus Population Estimates2019
 % Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific IslanderCensus Population Estimates2019
 % HispanicCensus Population Estimates2019
 % Non-Hispanic WhiteCensus Population Estimates2019
 % not proficient in EnglishAmerican Community Survey, 5-year estimates2015-2019
 % FemalesCensus Population Estimates2019
 % RuralCensus Population Estimates2010

Additional Measures

Years of Data

Health Outcomes

Length of LifeLife expectancy2017-2019
 Premature age-adjusted mortality2017-2019
 Child mortality2016-2019
 Infant mortality2013-2019
Quality of LifeFrequent physical distress2018
 Frequent mental distress2018
 Diabetes prevalence2017
 HIV prevalence2018

Health Factors

Health Behaviors

Diet and ExerciseFood insecurity2018
 Limited access to healthy foods2015
Alcohol UseDrug overdose deaths2017-2019
 Motor vehicle crash deaths2013-2019
Other Health BehaviorsInsufficient sleep2018

Clinical Care

Access to CareUninsured adults2018
 Uninsured children2018
 Other primary care providers2020

Social & Economic Factors

EducationHigh school graduation2017-2018
 Disconnected youth2015-2019
 Reading scores2018
 Math scores2018
IncomeMedian household income2019
 Children eligible for free or reduced price lunch2018-2019
Family and Social SupportResidential segregation - Black/White2015-2019
 Residential segregation - non-White/White2015-2019
Community SafetyHomicides2013-2019
 Suicides2015-2019
 Firearm fatalities2015-2019
 Juvenile arrests2018

Physical Environment

Housing and TransitTraffic volume2019
 Homeownership2015-2019
 Severe housing cost burden2015-2019
 Broadband access2015-2019

Demographics

AllPopulation2019
 % below 18 years of age2019
 % 65 and older2019
 % Non-Hispanic Black2019
 % American Indian & Alaska Native2019
 % Asian2019
 % Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander2019
 % Hispanic2019
 % Non-Hispanic White2019
 % not proficient in English2015-2019
 % Females2019
 % Rural2010

*Additional Measure (not included in ranks)