Summary of Datasets with Social Determinants of Health Indicators across New York State.

Dataset/Website Sample County-Level SDH Indicators
Prevention Agenda Dashboard

*Some indicators available at sub–county level
Age–adjusted preventable hospitalizations rate per 10,000 – Aged 18+ years
Rate of hospitalizations due to falls per 10,000 – Aged 65+ years
Rate of emergency department visits due to falls per 10,000 – Aged 1–4 years
Assault–related hospitalization rate per 10,000 population
Annual number of days with unhealthy levels of ozone
Annual number of days with unhealthy levels of particulate matter
Percentage of population with low–income and low access to a supermarket or large grocery store Percentage of homes in Healthy Neighborhoods Program that have fewer asthma triggers during the home revisits
Percentage of adults who are obese Asthma emergency department visit rate per 10,000 population
Percentage of preterm births
American Community Survey (5 year data)–surveys/acs/

*Available at Census Tract level
Renter Occupied Households Paying Rent by Gross
Rent as a Percentage of Household Income
Percent of Housing Units by Year Structure Built
Percent of Housing Units Lacking Complete Plumbing Facilities
Percent of Housing Units Lacking Complete Kitchen Facilities
NYSDOH Community Health Assessment Indicators
Percentage of labor force unemployed
Percentage of population below poverty
Percentage of children aged less than 18 years below poverty
High school dropout rate
Crude and age–adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table + Trends) (Multiple Maps)
Crude and age–adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table + Trends) (Multiple Maps)
County Health Rankings – NYS data:– york/2017/overview
County level information on various socioeconomic factors, health behaviors, and access to clinical care
US Census Bureau/Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Population Survey
Educational attainment
2016 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Have telephone
Health care access
2013–2014 Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
Food security
Neighborhood perception (pleasant … not pleasant) Perceived Nutrition Environment (easy to purchase healthy food)
2015 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System
Statewide only
Social Vulnerability Index of ATSDR/US Census Bureau *Available at Census Tract level
SVI by census tract
NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services/FBI
County crime index
County violent crime index
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Check whether anything available at county level
New York State Technical and Education Assistance Center for Homeless Students– topic/statistics.html?_sm_au_=iVV8krv17M8Fs587
Feeding America estimates of food insecurity by county–the–meal– gap/data–by–county–in–each–state.html
Food insecurity
HUD 2017 Homeless Estimates–ahar– part–1–pit–estimates–of–homelessness–in–the– us/?_sm_au_=iVV8krv17M8Fs587
New York State Office of the State Comptroller Homeless Shelters and Homelessness in New York State. An Overview, Exclusive of NYC, June 2016

Appendix A: County Homeless Housing Data Reported to OSC in February 2016
Homeless shelters, number of families housed in 2015, number of people in those families, and number of individuals (exclusive of families) housed in 2015
Community Commons
Customizable community health needs assessments – can choose multi–county region and indicators to display
Kids Well–being Indicator Clearinghouse (KWIC)
County and sub–county level indicators on children's health, education, social services, labor, and criminal justice– can build own graphic and map