Missoula Measures - Health Data
Missoula Measures consists of selected data, links and other information on scores of topics related to health and quality of life in Missoula, Montana. These data are updated regularly.
Missoula Measures Categories
Physical and Mental Health - Index
Covers chronic diseases, risky behaviors, healthy behaviors and other health issues.
Social Topics - Index
Includes community demographic data as well as homelessness, income, education, etc.
Urban Environment - Index
The affects of sidewalks, parks, roads, traffic and air and water quality on health.
We are working to improve Missoula Measures---the look, usefulness, data, topics, etc.---and would like your input. Responses must be received by April 30.
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This site grew out of a community indicators project initiated by Missoula city and county government in 1998-1999. It is designed to provide information for indicator projects, initiatives, grant proposals, and reports. Over 200 experts in social, health and community topics were consulted in the origination of this project.
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A good, quick source of several health measures for individual counties in the US can be found at: Missoula County Health Rankings
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