Community Report Card Indicators
Revised 12/3/07

Access to Health Insurance

  • Percent of population uninsured, Adult, Age 18 and over

Child Abuse

  • Number of reports of child abuse/maltreatment, Age birth-17

Diseases

  • Number of hospitalizations from asthma, Children, Age birth-4
  • Number of hospitalizations from asthma, Adult, Age 18 and over
  • Rate of tuberculosis
  • Rate of lyme disease
  • HIV-Infection, Hospital Admissions Rate per 10,000
  • Rate of sexually transmitted disease, Adult, Age 18 and over
  • Percent of anemia among children in WIC for at least 1 year
  • Death rate from diabetes
  • Death rate from cancer per 10,000 population
  • Death rate from cardiovascular disease per 10,000 population

Education

  • Percent of high school dropouts
  • Percent of high school graduates
  • Percent of K-12 students with non-English home language
  • Number of K-12 students with disabilities for whom the district is financially responsible

Emergency Room Visits

  • Number of emergency department visits as percentage of the population

Health and Lifestyle

  • Percent of children passing CT physical fitness test
  • Percent/number of children overweight or obese, Age <18
  • Percent of children under 5 who have seen a dentist
  • Percent of women receiving an annual mammogram
  • Percent of population 50 years of age who have received a colon cancer screen
  • Percent of tobacco smoking, Age 18 and over
  • Percent of tobacco smoking, Age <17
  • Drug related hospitalizations, per 10,000
  • Alcohol related hospitalizations
  • Number of alcohol related deaths and injuries, per 10,000
  • Binge drinking

Mental Health

  • Number of population served by mental health providers

Poverty

  • Percent of children living below poverty level, birth-17 years
  • Percent of students eligible for free/reduced-price meals
  • Percent of all households living below poverty level
  • Percent of elderly population who seek financial assistance
  • Percent or number of homeless

Pregnancy

  • Number of teen births, under Age 19
  • Percent of pregnant women in WIC for at least 6 months who gain appropriate weight
  • Percent of low birth weight infants whose mothers were in WIC for at least 6 months during pregnancy
  • Percent of infants whose mothers were enrolled in WIC prenatally breastfeed

Suicide

  • Death rate from suicide, Children
  • Death rate from suicide, Adults

WCSU Weather Information

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Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

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Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
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