The adult obesity rate of King County, WA was 22.20% in 2015.

Health Behaviors

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation produces health rankings for states and counties. They explore many aspects of health including quality of life, health behaviors, access to clinical care, socioeconomic factors, and environmental factors.

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Health and Health Behaviors Datasets Involving King County, WA

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    King County Health Reform Indicators

    data.kingcounty.gov | Last Updated 2014-12-17T00:09:12.000Z

    Health reporting area (HRA) and zip code-level indicators for monitoring the impact of the Affordable Care Act in King County, WA. Topic areas range from access to care to population health. Imported to Socrata to allow data to be pulled as JSON from SODA to feed into Leaflet.js-based maps on an external site.

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    Big Cities Health Data Inventory

    bchi.bigcitieshealth.org | Last Updated 2016-06-27T19:10:04.000Z

    This dataset illustrates health status of 26 of the nation’s largest and most urban cities as captured by 34 health (and six demographics-related) indicators. These indicators represent some of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States and leading priorities of national, state, and local health agencies. Public health data were captured in nine overarching categories: HIV/AIDS, cancer, nutrition/physical activity/obesity, food safety, infectious disease, maternal and child health, tobacco, injury/violence, and behavioral health/substance abuse.

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    Washington County Public Health Services Directory

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-03-13T18:28:40.000Z

    Washington County Public Health Services Directory

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    Washington County Full and Part Time Jobs By Industry: Historic 2001 to 2013 and Projected 2015 to 2040

    data.maryland.gov | Last Updated 2017-09-07T13:40:57.000Z

    Total Jobs by Industry, Historic 2001 to 2013 and Projected 2015 to 2040 in Washington County by Industry and by Place of Work

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    Utilization and Costs of Health Services for Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries, Washington State and Counties, 2007-2014

    data.wa.gov | Last Updated 2016-05-12T23:42:14.000Z

    (Source: CMS Medicare Geographic Variation Public Use File, December 2015)

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    Medicare Beneficiary Enrollment and Demographics, Washington State and Counties, 2007-2014

    data.wa.gov | Last Updated 2016-05-16T23:56:57.000Z

    (Source: CMS Medicare Geographic Variation Public Use File, December 2015)

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    Creating Healthy Places Intervention Locations

    health.data.ny.gov | Last Updated 2017-06-15T15:37:12.000Z

    This dataset contains the locations of Creating Healthy Places interventions. Creating Healthy Places to Live Work and Play (CHP2LWP) is a joint five year grant (October 2010 – October 2015) of New York State Department of Health’s Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Division of Nutrition. The Purpose of the initiative is to implement community level interventions to promote healthy lifestyles to prevent obesity and type 2 diabetes. Twenty-two communities across New York State are funded to carry out this initiative. From a list of 18 policy, systems and environmental interventions, community contractors selected a minimum four to implement. The 18 interventions are grouped into five, broad activity categories. The activities include two that are related to increasing opportunities for physical activity, two that address improving nutrition, and one that addresses both physical activity and nutrition.

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    WAOFM - Census - Population Density by County by Decade, 1900 to 2010

    data.wa.gov | Last Updated 2016-08-09T16:28:24.000Z

    Washington state population density by county by decade 1900 to 2010.

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    Jobs Created by County - Dataset

    opendata.ramseycounty.us | Last Updated 2017-08-25T12:54:42.000Z

    Dataset showing job creation and job destruction. A negative number indicates jobs destroyed (positions eliminated due to businesses closing or contracting). Job creation is employment resulting from new businesses starting up or existing businesses expanding their payrolls with new positions. The source data for the data is the Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD) linked employer employee microdata. A wide variety of record sources contribute to the construction of the Quarterly Workforce Indicators (QWI), including the administrative records on employment collected by the states, Social Security data, Federal tax records, and other census and survey data.

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    WAOFM - April 1 - Population by State, County and City, 1990 to Present

    data.wa.gov | Last Updated 2017-06-30T17:06:46.000Z

    Intercensal and postcensal population estimates for the state, counties and cities, 1990 to present.