Map of The Day

  • Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortal… 2016.11.7 Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality, African Americans, 2008 – 2014
    Data Source: NVSS-M (CDC/NCHS) ; Bridged-Race Population Estimates for Census 2000 and 2010 (CDC, Census, CDC/NCHS and Census, CDC/NCHS) CLRD comprises three major diseases, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and asthma, that are ...
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  • Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortal… 2016.11.4 Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality 2010 - 2014
    Data Source: NVSS-M (CDC/NCHS) ; Bridged-Race Population Estimates for Census 2000 and 2010 (CDC, Census, CDC/NCHS and Census, CDC/NCHS) According to CDC, chronic lower respiratory diseases, primarily chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases ...
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  • Number of reported chlamydia cases in 20… 2016.11.3 Number of reported chlamydia cases in 2013
    Data Source: STDSS (CDC/NCHHSTP) ; Population Estimates (Census) Chlamydia is a common STD that can infect both men and women. It can cause serious, permanent damage to a woman’s reproductive system, ...
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  • Percent of persons under 65 years of age… 2016.11.2 Percent of persons under 65 years of age without health insurance in 2013
    Data Source: SAHIE (Census) Decreasing the number of uninsured is a key goal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which extends Medicaid coverage to many low-income individuals in states that have ...
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  • Adults that report fewer than 5 servings… 2016.11.1 Adults that report fewer than 5 servings of fruits/vegetables per day 2007-2009
    Data Source: BRFSS (CDC/PHSIPO) How many fruits and vegetables should an adult eat on a daily basis? According to the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, we should consume between 5 and ...
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  • Liquor stores (per 10,000) in 2013 2016.10.31 Liquor stores (per 10,000) in 2013
    Data Source: CBP (Census) ; Bridged-Race Population Estimates for Census 2000 and 2010 (CDC, Census, CDC/NCHS and Census, CDC/NCHS) High density of liquor stores, along with easy availability of alcohol in ...
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  • Days Over the National Ambient Air Quali… 2016.10.28 Days Over the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone (2011)
    Data Source: Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care (Dartmouth) The US National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) are standards established by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under authority of the Clean ...
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  • Preventable Hospitalizations: Medicare B… 2016.10.27 Preventable Hospitalizations: Medicare Beneficiaries (Per 1,000) 2009-2012
    Data Source: Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care (Dartmouth) “Potentially preventable hospitalizations are admissions to a hospital for certain acute illnesses (e.g., dehydration) or worsening chronic conditions (e.g., diabetes) that might not ...
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