Health outcomes refer to actual diagnoses that may result from or reflect access to care, health behaviors, or physical environment. Available data in this section includes figures on cardiovascular outcomes, diabetes, respiratory conditions, cancer, and mortality.
Cardiovascular conditions for which data is available include hospitalizations, high cholesterol, hypertension, heart disease, and stroke. Hypertension and high cholesterol data is also presented by race/ethnicity.
The following data reflects changes in diabetes diagnoses from 2000 to 2010.
Related indicators: healthy eating, active living
Respiratory health data available concerns asthma incidence and hospitalization rates.
Available data on cancer includes overall incidence as well as lung cancer incidence.
Mortality refers to the rates and causes of death.