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Health Equity

  • Black Hawk County Public Health exists to ensure that people in our community have equitable opportunities and resources to lead healthier, more fulfilling, and longer lives. Data presented in the Health Equity fact sheet demonstrates disparities that exist across social, economic,and environmental factors as well as for health behaviors and outcomes. Click here to view our approach to Health Equity.
  • This fact sheet was developed during the Community Health Improvement process. Applying an equity lens for all aspects of health is an overarching priority. Link to the Community Health Improvement process located here.
  • Census Bureau
  • Iowa Department of Education
The Health Equity, Nutrition, Mental Health and Trauma, and Emerging Health Issues Fact Sheets were developed in 2019 during the Community Health Improvement process.