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500 Cities: Census Tract-level Data (GIS Friendly Format), 2018 release

Metadata Updated: August 26, 2023

2016, 2015. Data were provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Division of Population Health, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch. The project was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) in conjunction with the CDC Foundation. 500 cities project census tract-level data in GIS-friendly format can be joined with census tract spatial data (https://chronicdata.cdc.gov/500-Cities/500-Cities-Census-Tract-Boundaries/x7zy-2xmx) in a geographic information system (GIS) to produce maps of 27 measures at the census tract level. There are 4 measures (high blood pressure, taking high blood pressure medication, high cholesterol, cholesterol screening) in this 2018 release from the 2015 BRFSS that were the same as the 2017 release.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: See this page for license information.

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References

https://academic.oup.com/aje/article/179/8/1025/109078
https://academic.oup.com/aje/article/182/2/127/93984
https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2017/17_0281.htm
https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2018/18_0313.htm

Dates

Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date August 26, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from Healthdata.gov

Additional Metadata

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date August 26, 2023
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Data First Published 2023-07-18
Data Last Modified 2023-08-25
Category 500 Cities & Places
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Related Documents https://academic.oup.com/aje/article/179/8/1025/109078, https://academic.oup.com/aje/article/182/2/127/93984, https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2017/17_0281.htm, https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2018/18_0313.htm
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