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Chronic diseases
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Housing and Health in Los Angeles County
Summary: Housing affordability, stability and quality are essential for health and well-being. This report introduces housing as an issue from a public health perspective, and explores the intersection of health and housing in Los Angeles County.
Additional information: This report is the second in a Department of Public Health series on social determinants following the introductory release of "How Social and Economic Factors Affect Health".
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 02/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Health Indicators for Women in Los Angeles County: Highlighting Disparities by Ethnicity and Poverty Level.
Summary: This report examines the key indicators of health for women in Los Angeles County and highlights important health disparities by race/ethnicity and poverty level.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Bone Health and Osteoporosis
Summary: Osteoporosis is the most common bone disease in the United States, and it affects approximately 10 million adult men and women. This report examines the prevalence of osteoporosis in older adults in Los Angeles County, and presents findings from the 2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey. The report also examines the health related quality of life of adults with osteoporosis and provides resource information on osteoporosis prevention and management.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 03/2014   
Source: Health Assessment
  Breathing Easy? Child Asthma in Los Angeles County
Summary: Asthma is one of the most prevalent chronic Diseases of childhood. This LA Health report examines the burden of childhood asthma and highlights the need for decision makers to do more to improve the issue in LA County. We assess disparities, and examine asthma as it relates to physical activity and other issues.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 05/2014   
Source: Health Assessment
Demography
  Health Indicators for Women in Los Angeles County: Highlighting Disparities by Ethnicity and Poverty Level.
Summary: This report examines the key indicators of health for women in Los Angeles County and highlights important health disparities by race/ethnicity and poverty level.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Housing and Health in Los Angeles County
Summary: Housing affordability, stability and quality are essential for health and well-being. This report introduces housing as an issue from a public health perspective, and explores the intersection of health and housing in Los Angeles County.
Additional information: This report is the second in a Department of Public Health series on social determinants following the introductory release of "How Social and Economic Factors Affect Health".
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 02/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Environmental
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
General/other
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Housing and Health in Los Angeles County
Summary: Housing affordability, stability and quality are essential for health and well-being. This report introduces housing as an issue from a public health perspective, and explores the intersection of health and housing in Los Angeles County.
Additional information: This report is the second in a Department of Public Health series on social determinants following the introductory release of "How Social and Economic Factors Affect Health".
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 02/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Health Indicators for Women in Los Angeles County: Highlighting Disparities by Ethnicity and Poverty Level.
Summary: This report examines the key indicators of health for women in Los Angeles County and highlights important health disparities by race/ethnicity and poverty level.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Health behaviors
  What Do Parents Think? Knowledge and Attitudes About Immunization
Summary: The current focus on vaccine related controversies, rather than scientific facts about the safety and proven efficacy of vaccines, can undermine public confidence and may negatively impact parental knowledge, attitudes and beliefs. This LA Health Brief assesses parental attitudes toward vaccination of children 0-17 years old. The report examines immunization coverage, and parental attitudes toward immunization safety for infants, acceptance of side effects, school attendance by unvaccinated children, and other concerns.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Hospital Practices: Can They Impact Breastfeeding?
Summary: This report presents findings from the 2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey and examines the impact of breastfeeding-related hospital practices on any breastfeeding or exclusive breastfeeding by mothers in Los Angeles County. The report also highlights the "Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding" initiative, which has shown success in increasing breastfeeding rates across all populations.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 08/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Binge Drinking
Summary: This report presents findings from the 2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey and examines the issue of binge drinking among adults and youth under 21 years of age. The report looks at disparities in binge drinking and also provides recommended actions for individuals, health care providers, cities and communities.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 03/2014   
Source: Health Assessment
  Health Indicators for Women in Los Angeles County: Highlighting Disparities by Ethnicity and Poverty Level.
Summary: This report examines the key indicators of health for women in Los Angeles County and highlights important health disparities by race/ethnicity and poverty level.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Infectious diseases
  What Do Parents Think? Knowledge and Attitudes About Immunization
Summary: The current focus on vaccine related controversies, rather than scientific facts about the safety and proven efficacy of vaccines, can undermine public confidence and may negatively impact parental knowledge, attitudes and beliefs. This LA Health Brief assesses parental attitudes toward vaccination of children 0-17 years old. The report examines immunization coverage, and parental attitudes toward immunization safety for infants, acceptance of side effects, school attendance by unvaccinated children, and other concerns.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Maternal and child health
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  What Do Parents Think? Knowledge and Attitudes About Immunization
Summary: The current focus on vaccine related controversies, rather than scientific facts about the safety and proven efficacy of vaccines, can undermine public confidence and may negatively impact parental knowledge, attitudes and beliefs. This LA Health Brief assesses parental attitudes toward vaccination of children 0-17 years old. The report examines immunization coverage, and parental attitudes toward immunization safety for infants, acceptance of side effects, school attendance by unvaccinated children, and other concerns.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2015   
Source: Health Assessment
  Hospital Practices: Can They Impact Breastfeeding?
Summary: This report presents findings from the 2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey and examines the impact of breastfeeding-related hospital practices on any breastfeeding or exclusive breastfeeding by mothers in Los Angeles County. The report also highlights the "Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding" initiative, which has shown success in increasing breastfeeding rates across all populations.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 08/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
  Breathing Easy? Child Asthma in Los Angeles County
Summary: Asthma is one of the most prevalent chronic Diseases of childhood. This LA Health report examines the burden of childhood asthma and highlights the need for decision makers to do more to improve the issue in LA County. We assess disparities, and examine asthma as it relates to physical activity and other issues.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 05/2014   
Source: Health Assessment
  Health Indicators for Women in Los Angeles County: Highlighting Disparities by Ethnicity and Poverty Level.
Summary: This report examines the key indicators of health for women in Los Angeles County and highlights important health disparities by race/ethnicity and poverty level.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 06/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Medical care
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment
Mental health
  Key Indicators of Health by Service Planning Area (2011 Los Angeles County Health Survey Data)
Summary: Key Indicators are standardized measures through which we can assess health and well-being. In this report, we describe indicators for each of Los Angeles County's eight Service Planning Areas (SPAs) and the County overall. It also compares health measures of Los Angeles County residents with those of the United States population, and with Healthy People 2020 target goals.
Data year: 2011    Period of data: 2011    Publication date: 04/2013   
Source: Health Assessment