Health

Children can’t learn when they’re sick. And good health is key to maintaining financial stability and independence. Education, income and health are all interconnected. By working together, we can improve people’s health and quality of life – and that’s good for all of us.

The State of the Community uses 13 indicators to monitor the health of our region’s adults and children. Good health helps to ensure children are ready for school and adults are able to realize their potential in the workforce. Poor health can keep families from being financially stable.

The most commonly requested indicators and data from The State of the Community can be found to the right.