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Social Determinants of Health

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Economic Stability

Baseline: 71 percent of children ages 0-17 were living with at least one parent employed year round, full time in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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SDOH-3 Proportion of persons living in poverty
SDOH-3.1 Proportion of persons living in poverty
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Baseline: 14.3 percent of persons were living below the poverty threshold in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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SDOH-3.2 Proportion of children aged 0-17 years living in poverty
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Baseline: 20.7 percent of children ages 0 to 17 were living below the poverty threshold in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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SDOH-4 Proportion of households that experience housing cost burden
SDOH-4.1 Proportion of households that spend more than 30% of income on housing
Baseline: 34.6 percent of households that spend more than 30% of income on housing in 2007
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
American Housing Survey (AHS), HUD and Census
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Baseline: 65.1 percent of households earning less than 200% of the Federal Poverty Threshold who spend more than 30% of their income on housing in 2007
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
American Housing Survey (AHS), HUD and Census
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SDOH-4.2 Proportion of households that spend more than 50% of income on housing
Baseline: 15.5 percent of households that spend more than 50% of income on housing in 2007
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
American Housing Survey (AHS), HUD and Census
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Baseline: 22.2 percent of renter households who spend more than 50% of their income on housing in 2007
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
American Housing Survey (AHS), HUD and Census
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Education

Baseline: 68.1 percent of high school completers were enrolled in college the October immediately after completing high school in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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Health and Health Care

No new Social Determinants of Health objectives at this time. Please refer to the list of complementary objectives below.

Neighborhood and Built Environment

No new Social Determinants of Health objectives at this time. Please refer to the list of complementary objectives below.
EH-1Reduce the number of days the Air Quality Index (AQI) exceeds 100, weighted by population and AQI
LHI

Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.

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EH-8.1Reduce blood lead level in children aged 1–5 years
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IVP-29Reduce homicides
LHI

Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.

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IVP-33Reduce physical assaults
Revised

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IVP-42Reduce children’s exposure to violence
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Social and Community Context

Baseline: 6.9 percent of children aged 0-17 years had ever lived with a parent who served time in jail or prison in 2011–12
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH), HRSA/MCHB and CDC/NCHS
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SDOH-6 Proportion of persons eligible to participate in elections who register and who actually vote
Baseline: 65.1 percent of persons eligible to participate in elections were registered to vote in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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Baseline: 45.5 percent of persons eligible to participate in elections and who were registered to vote reported voting in the federal, state, and/or local November election in 2010
Target: Not applicable
Target-Setting Method: This measure is being tracked for informational purposes. If warranted, a target will be set during the decade.
Data Sources:
Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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