Teen Vaping: In recent years, teen vaping in King County has been on the rise across race/ethnicity groups and regions.
King County Health Disparities Dashboard: This new tool provides data on how much specific racial/ethnic health disparities affect communities of color in King County. Use the tool to explore patterns of disparities in our community.
Naming the Harms: The 4 kinds of harm – emotional harm, socioeconomic harm, negative expectations, and persistent health disparities – differ in many ways, but are so tightly entwined that they reinforce one another, making it difficult to separate their effects in daily life.
Communities Count is a public-private partnership that provides data to support equity work and monitor the health and well-being of King County communities.
Communities Count emphasizes prevention and a long-term view of change while using data to understand how to build and sustain healthy communities and families.
Click on our data topics section to see interactive data dashboards with key findings on health, education, food, housing and much more…