Office of Health Disparities & Health Equity

Improving Health Outcomes for Culturally Diverse Populations in Nebraska 

Data Reports

 Health Status of Asian Americans.pdfHealth Status of Asian Americans - 2016

The report provides data about health disparities among Asians, including health behaviors, socioeconomic status, and a variety of other health indicators.  The report is a data resource for Asian commuities and those working with Asian populations.

Health Status of Asian Americans.pdfMinority Disparities Fact Chart Book - 2016

This report shows how socioeconomic and health care differences among racial and ethnic minority groups still exists.  It provides a user-friendly summary with highlights of selected minority health indicators and issues.  Topics address benchmarks used to guage Nebraska's minority health status and disparities.

Nebraska Health Disparities Report Final.pdfHealth Disparities Report - 2015

The report shows the health status of racial and ethnic minorities through socioeconomic status, protective health behaviors, substance abuse, and maternal and child health.  Also included are veterans, rural Nebraskans, residents with limited English proficiency, and low income households.  Two time intervals of data are compared to measure the progress towards reducing health disparities among minority groups.

Nebraska Health Disparities Executive Summary.pdfHealth Disparities Executive Summary - 2015

The Executive Summary of the Health Disparities Report is provided as a separate document for you to use.

Minority Population Growth 2014 short.pdfMinority Population by County, 2010 Census - 2016

A summary of changes in the Nebraska minority population using Census population estimates. Data includes the percent changes by racial and ethnic group and the proportion of each group relative to the total Nebraska population.  As of 2014, minorities represented nearly one-fifth of Nebraskans.

Profile of the Minority Population - 2015

This report describes the minority population distribution across race and ethnicity, county, gender, age characteristics, population projections, languages spoken, foreign-born population, and compares Nebraska to the United States.

Hispanic Socioeconomic Profile - 2015

The report shows the demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics for Hispanics and is a resource of socioeconomic indicators and data for the Hispanic community and those working with Hispanic populations.

Health Status of African Americans - 2015

The health status of African Americans in Nebraska is compared with non-Hispanic or Latino White majority populations. The information includes mortality, chronic diseases, cancer, HIV and sexually transmitted diseases, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and infectious diseases.

African American Socioeconomic Profile - 2015

This report shows the demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics for African Americans and is a   resource of socioeconomic indicators for the community and those working with African American populations.

This report presents health status and socioeconomic status data on the Hispanic population and illustrates the contrast between this population and the Non-Hispanic/Latino White majority population.

Socioeconomic Status of Minorities in Congressional District 1 - 2016

This report is a portrait of the minority populations in Nebraska's Congressional District One (CD 1) with  demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics.

Socioeconomic Status of Minorities in Congressional District 2 - 2016

This report is a portrait of the minority populations in Nebraska's Congressional District Two (CD 2) with  demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics.

Socioeconomic Status of Minorities in Congressional District 3 - 2016

This report is a portrait of the minority populations in Nebraska's Congressional District Three (CD 3) with  demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics.

Minority Population Growth - 2014

A summary of minority population changes using Census population data.  It includes percent changes for each racial and ethnic group and the proportion of each group relative to the total Nebraska population.  Between 2010 and 2014 there were large increases in several minority populations.

Health Profile of Latino Populations - 2013

This report discusses the social economic demographics and health status of Latino population, including unemployment, education, leading causes of death, health indicators, and major behavioral risk factors.  

American Indian and Alaska Native Socioeconomic Profile - 2013

A portrait of the American Indian and Alaska Native populations that includes social, economic, demographic, and housing characteristics. Data can be viewed as a snap shot of this population in time. 

American Indian Health Status - 2012

This report shows health status facts and socioeconomic status of the American Indian population and illustrates the contrast between this population and the Non-Hispanic/Latino White majority population.

Socioeconomic Status of Minorities - 2011

This report is a portrait of the minority populations and shows demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics for the Nebraska minority communities.

Nebraska Minority Disparities Facts, 2011

This document highlights that socioeconomic and health care differences among racial and ethnic minority groups still exist. The summary provides data and selected minority health indicators and issues that are typically used as benchmarks for minority health status and disparities.  

Maternal & Child Health Fact Sheet - 2011

This factsheet shows the health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities for maternal and child health issues. 

Cultural Competency Assessment of Health Care Providers: Survey of Limited English Proficient - 2009

The survey was to ascertain the quality of culturally and linguistically appropriate services and the standard of care received by Limited English Proficient populations. This selection briefly highlights the results of that assessment.  

Minority Population Growth - 2009

This fact book is a profile of Nebraska’s minority population growth. It also serves as a data source for population-based disease prevention and health promotion programs. 

 American Indian/Alaska Native Socioeconomic Status - 2009

This report is a portrait of the American Indian and Alaska Native populations and provides social, economic, demographic, and housing characteristics. The data can be seen as a snap shot of these populations in time. 

 Maternal & Child Health by Race/Ethnicity Report Card - 2009

This document shows the status of health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities for maternal and child health issues.

Substance Abuse Report Card by Race/Ethnicity - 2009

This document shows the status of health disparities for racial and ethnic minorities regarding substance abuse.

Socioeconomic Status of Asians - 2008

This report is a portrait of the Asian populations with demographic, social, economic, and housing characteristics. 

Socioeconomic Status of African Americans - 2008

This report is a portrait of the Black or African American population with demographic, social, economic and housing characteristics for the Black or African American community.

 


Contact Us:

Office of  Health Disparities & Health Equity
PO Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
(402) 471-0152

 


 

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