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NYC has actually been doing this on a neighborhood level for years.
Obviously this data could be used for worker/community socialist planning.

Crain's Health Pulse

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

How NYC stacks up on population health dashboard

A new population health tool  <http://www.cityhealthdashboard.com/>debuts
today, offering researchers and policymakers in New York and 499 other
cities nationwide a window into how its residents fare on a variety of
environmental, behavioral and health measures.

The City Health Dashboard, developed by NYU Langone Medical Center and the
Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service at NYU, features both city- and
neighborhood-level data.

For some cities, this is the first time such comprehensive data has been
made available, said Dr. Marc Gourevitch, principal investigator of the
City Health Dashboard and chair of the Department of Population Health at
NYU School of Medicine. That's not the case here.

"New York City is rich in data to begin with," Gourevitch said. "What we
hope this resource will do [for the city] is to bring into a single place
not only data about health status but the drivers of health status."

When it comes to social determinants of health, 29% of New York's
schoolchildren live in poverty, compared with an average of 23.6% across
the 500 cities. The rate of chronic school absenteeism exceeds the national
average: 29.1%, compared with an average of 17.1%.

Adult New Yorkers are less likely to smoke than their peers and just about
as likely to binge drink. But they're more likely to have been physically
inactive in their leisure time.

Among adults in the city, 30.5% reported no physical activity in the past
30 days, versus 25.5% for all the cities. Still, fewer New Yorkers are
obese: 24.7% compared with 28.8% nationwide.—R.S.
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