Dataset showing life expectancy at birth reflects the overall mortality level of the population. It summarizes the mortality pattern that prevails across all age groups - children and adolescents, adults and the elderly. Life expectancy is expressed as the average number of years that a newborn is expected to live if current mortality rates continue to apply.
Participant data on Adult Mental Health Programs. When there were less than six people in a racial/ethnic group, that cell was left blank to protect individual privacy. Targeted Case Management includes services provided by Ramsey County and services contracted for with community providers.
Dataset showing responses to questions about overall health, health care access/coverage, chronic conditions and behavioral health. The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is the nation's premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state data about U.S. residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services. Established in 1984 with 15 states, BRFSS now collects data in all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia and three U.S. territories. BRFSS completes more than 400,000 adult interviews each year, making it the largest continuously conducted health survey system in the world.
Dataset showing life expectancy at birth in years by zip code. Ramsey County Policy and Planning analysis of data from death certificates filed in the county from 1994 - 2015. Some area life expectancy calculations are suppressed due to insufficient data.