The Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity (OHDHE) works to improve health outcomes for Nebraska's culturally diverse populations with a vision of health equity for all Nebraskans.
Type of Data
The data are from the census for ongoing surveillance.
Data Collection Method and Availability
The census bureau collects census data every 10 years and the Census Estimates Program collects data every year. Data are collected from the census bureau then analyzed to highlight minority populations, such as African Americans, Asians, American Indians, or Hispanics. Census data are available for 2000 and 2010; Census estimates are available for every year.
The American Community Survey (ACS) is conducted every year to provide up-to-date information about the social and economic needs of communities. The ACS shows how people live--education, housing, jobs and more.
Related Links and Reports
Office of Health Disparities & Health Equity Home Page
Nebraska Minority Maps and Charts
Nebraska Minority Research and Reports
Nebraska Minority Population Growth Report
The Socioeconomic Status of Nebraska Black or African Americans Report
The Socioeconomic Status of Nebraska Hispanics or Latinos Report
The Socioeconomic Status of Nebraska American Indian/Alaska Native Report
The Socioeconomic Status of Nebraska Asians Report
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Public Health
Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity
301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68509
Phone: (402) 471-0152