Los Angeles County City and Community Health Profiles 2018

data.lacounty.gov | Last Updated 18 Sep 2019

The City and Community Health Profiles include local level data for 86 Los Angeles County cities and communities for over 60 health indicators, including demographics, social and economic characteristics, health conditions and health behaviors for each city and community. “Health indicators” are characteristics that are known to impact health and well-being. The 86 cities and communities include 62 incorporated cities, the 15 Los Angeles City Council Districts, and 9 unincorporated Census designated communities.

This dataset has the following 82 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
GEONAMEgeonametextSelected cities and communities in Los Angeles County
Pop_Totpop_totnumberTotal population
Prop_18yprop_18ynumberProportion of residents ages 17 years and younger
Prop_64yprop_64ynumberProportion of residents ages 18-64 years
Prop_65y+prop_65ynumberProportion of residents ages 65 years and older
Prop_Blkprop_blknumberProportion of black residents
Prop_Latprop_latnumberProportion of Latino residents
Prop_Whiprop_whinumberProportion of white residents
Prop_Asiprop_asinumberProportion of Asian residents
Prop_Amiprop_aminumberProportion of American Indian or Alaska Native residents
Prop_NHOprop_nhonumberProportion of Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander residents
Prop_FPL1prop_fpl1numberProportion of residents living below 100% Federal Poverty Level
Prop_FPL2prop_fpl2numberProportion of residents living below 200% Federal Poverty Level
Prop_forbprop_forbnumberProportion of foreign-born residents
Prop_Engprop_engtextProportion of households with Limited English Proficiency
LElenumberLife expectancy at birth
Prop_prscprop_prscnumberProportion of children (ages 3 and 4 years) enrolled in preschool
Prop_3rdgprop_3rdgnumberProportion of public school third graders who are meeting or exceeding California standards for English language arts & literacy
Prop_edLHprop_edlhnumberProportion of adults (ages 25 years and older) with less than a high school education
Prop_edHGprop_edhgnumberProportion of adults (ages 25 years and older) who are high school graduates
Prop_edSCprop_edscnumberProportion of adults (ages 25 years and older) with some college education
Prop_edCGprop_edcgnumberProportion of adults (ages 25 years and older) with a bachelor's degree or higher
MHImhinumberMedian household income
No_librno_librnumberNumber of public libraries
Prop_emplprop_emplnumberProportion of adults (ages 25 to 64 years) in the labor force who are employed
Prop_emsuprop_emsunumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) who report receiving the social and emotional support they need
Prop_voteprop_votenumberProportion of registered voters who voted in the 2016 general election
Rte_resprte_respnumberAvailable recreational space (acres per 1,000 population)
Prop_PAprop_panumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) meeting recommended guidelines for physical activity
Prop_grocprop_grocnumberProportion of the population living in close proximity to a supermarket or grocery store
Prop_60miprop_60minumberProportion of working population (ages 16 years and older) with one-way commute to work of 60 minutes or longer
No_farmno_farmtextNumber of farmers' markets
No_EBTno_ebttextNumber of farmers' markets that accept payments through the Electronic Benefit Transfer(EBT) or Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Prop_foinprop_fointextPrevalence of food insecurity among households with incomes below 300% of the Federal Poverty Level
No_CalFno_calftextEstimated number of eligible people for CalFresh program
Rte_CalFrte_calftextEstimated participation rate for CalFresh program
Prop_FRPMprop_frpmnumberEstimated Proportion of eligible public school students for California's Free or Reduced Price Meal Program (FRPM)
Prop_obseprop_obsetextProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) who are obese
Prop_DMprop_dmtextProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) with diagnosed diabetes
Rte_coinrte_cointextNewly diagnosed colon cancer cases (per 100,000 population)
Rte_brinrte_brintextNewly diagnosed breast cancer cases among females (per 100,000 female population)
Prop_smokprop_smoknumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) who smoke cigarettes
Rte_lucarte_lucatextLung cancer deaths (per 100,000 population)
Rte_COPDrte_copdtextChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) deaths (per 100,000 population)
Rte_CVDrte_cvdnumberCardiovascular disease deaths (per 100,000 population)
Prop_hbu1prop_hbu1numberProportion of households experiencing housing burden
Prop_hbu2prop_hbu2numberProportion of households experiencing severe housing burden
Prop_ownrprop_ownrnumberProportion of households that own their homes
Prop_rentrprop_rentrnumberProportion of households that rent
No_hlessno_hlessnumberEstimated number of homeless individuals
Prop_asthprop_asthtextProportion of children (ages 17 years and younger) with diagnosed asthma
Rte_crimrte_crimnumberSerious crimes (per 100,000 population)
Rte_homrte_homtextHomicides (per 100,000 population)
Rte_alcorte_alconumberAlcohol outlets (per 10,000 population)
Propt_envipropt_envitextCalifornia Healthy Places Index Clean Environment Score rank percentile
No_gaswno_gaswtextNumber of oil and gas wells
Rte_te17rte_te17textTeen births (live births per 1,000 females ages 15 to 17 years)
Rte_te19rte_te19textTeen births (live births per 1,000 females ages 18 to 19 years)
Prop_LBWprop_lbwnumberProportion of low birth weight births
Rte_IMRrte_imrtextInfant deaths (per 1,000 live births)
Prop_1sttprop_1sttnumberProportion of births to women initiating prenatal care in the first trimester
Prop_deprprop_deprnumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) with diagnosed depression
Rte_suicrte_suictextSuicides (per 100,000 population)
Rte_UODrte_uodtextDeaths from unintentional drug overdoses (per 100,000 population)
Rte_syinrte_syintextSyphilis cases (per 100,000 population)
Rte_goinrte_goinnumberGonorrhea cases (per 100,000 population)
Rte_hivrte_hivtextPersons living with HIV (per 100,000 population)
Prop_uinCprop_uincnumberProportion of uninsured children (ages 17 years and younger)
Prop_uinAprop_uinanumberProportion of uninsured adults (ages 18 to 64 years)
Prop_duinCprop_duinctextProportion of children (ages 2 to 17 years) who were unable to afford needed dental care in the past 12 months
Prop_duinAprop_duinanumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) reporting difficulty accessing healthcare
Propt_HPIpropt_hpitextCalifornia Healthy Places Index (HPI) Score rank percentile
Rte_meinrte_meintextNewly diagnosed melanoma cases (per 100,000 population)
Rte_ceinrte_ceintextNewly diagnosed cervical cancer cases among females (per 100,000 female population)
Rte_luinrte_luintextNewly diagnosed lung cancer cases (per 100,00 population)
Prop_fruprop_frunumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) meeting recommended guidelines for daily fruit and vegetable consumption
Prop_bevprop_bevnumberProportion of children (ages 17 years and younger) reporting daily consumption of sugar sweetened beverages
Prop_hypprop_hypnumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) with diagnosed hypertension
Prop_marjprop_marjnumberProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) who have used marijuana in the past year
Prop_HIprop_hitextProportion of adults (ages 18 years and older) who report housing instability
Prop_gradprop_gradtextProportion of public high school students graduating high school in four years
Prop_truaprop_truanumberProportion of truant public school students