Posts Tagged ‘Health’

BMA Life Outcomes Dashboard

This dashboard is a central location to obtain indicators that track opportunity for Black males in the U.S.—nationally and in select cities. View the tool >

Best for: Assessing how Black males fare nationally and locally

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

California Health Interview Survey

This survey provides population-based, standardized health-related data, including physical and mental health status and health insurance coverage and access to services. View the tool >

Best for: Survey and data about health and health care needs in California, among a variety of population groups

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

California Healthy Kids Survey

This nationally recognized tool collects data on student attitudes, behaviors, and experiences related to school and learning, including resiliency, risk behaviors, and protective factors. View the tool >

Best for: Survey of students grades 5 and above on student attitudes, behaviors, and experiences

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: HIV in the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention produces a fact sheet, HIV in the United States: At a Glance, presenting data on people living with HIV infection and who is most affected. View the tool >

Best for: Snapshot of HIV rates with some information about Black males

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National Vital Statistics Reports

The National Vital Statistics Reports by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provide data on life expectancy, death, and infant mortality rates, disaggregated by race/ethnicity and sex. View the tool >

Best for: Disaggregated data on life expectancy and death rates

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

Kaiser Family Foundation: African American Men Survey

Kaiser Family Foundation, The Washington Post, and Harvard University conducted a telephone survey looking at how African-American men viewed their lives in the U.S. and their outlook for the future. Their views and experiences were compared with those of African-American women and white men and women. View the tool >

Best for: Comprehensive survey instrument across various issue areas

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

My Brother’s Keeper: Data Dashboard

The federal government, through the My Brother’s Keeper initiative, compiled downloadable tables on a variety of national indicators of life outcomes for boys and young men of color and their peers. View the tool >

Best for: National statistics providing a snapshot of well-being across several domains, including economic opportunity, education, health, nutrition, and poverty

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

Promise Neighborhoods Institute: Accelerating Results for Black Males

This resource guide by the Promise Neighborhoods Institute at PolicyLink contains Black male achievement indicators and numerous resources and recommendations for collecting data on Black males in the community. View the tool >

Best for: Step-by-step guide to help neighborhoods identify and address barriers to improving outcomes of Black boys and young men

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Communities That Care Youth Survey

This SAMHSA survey measures risk and protective factors shown in studies to predict adolescent problem behaviors, such as drug use, delinquency, and violence. View the tool >

Best for: Youth survey to measure risk and protective factors that predict adolescent problem behaviors

  • Posted in Outcomes Toolkit