Health Equity Report 2019-2020: Special Feature on Housing and Health Inequalities (October 2020)
"HRSA is the primary federal agency for improving access to quality health care services and population health and achieving health equity."
"The report presents time trend and geographic data on leading health and health care indicators such as infant mortality, life expectancy, cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), kidney disease, HIV/AIDS, health care access and utilization, health insurance, disability, preventive health services such as cervical and colorectal cancer screening, mental health, suicide and depression rates, homicide, and unintentional injuries. Also presented are disparities in major health risk behaviors such as smoking, obesity, physical inactivity, and inadequate access to healthy diet. Key social determinants of health (SDOH) include racial/ethnic population composition, educational attainment, unemployment, poverty, family income, immigrant status, language use, housing, transportation, and computer and internet access."