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7
Employer-sponsored training for front-line employees
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Economic Growth Council, Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Citizens
 
Keywords: access, adult, business, education, employer, employment, skills, training
 
 
6
Recreational trail miles
 
Comment: Trails can contribute to degradation of natural areas, so this should not be thought of as an environmental indicator.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Waterfront Regeneration Trust, Bruce Trail Association, City of Hamilton
 
Minnesota Planning
Department of Natural Resources, Office of Planning
 
Keywords: accessibility, conservation, land use, open space, parks, preservation, recreation, trails
 
 
6
Public access sites on lakes and rivers
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Department of Natural Resources, Trails and Waterways Unit
 
Keywords: accessibility, lakes, land use, recreation, rivers
 
 
6
Emergency room use for nonemergency purposes
 
Comment: Measurement is only an approximation.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Central Hospital of Group Health Coop, Harborview Hospital, WA State Department of Health
 
Keywords: access, access to care, emergency, health, health care
 
 
5
Percent of population covered by health insurance
 
Comment: Survey question first asked in 1991. A new sampling method used in 1993 resulted in more representative participation by minorities than in previous years.
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Survey
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Health
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Keywords: access, access to care, health, health care, insurance, uninsured
 
 
5
Number of people using recreation facilities each month
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Metropolitan Park District; Western Washington (Puyallup) Fair
 
Sustainable Seattle
Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation
 
Keywords: accessibility, leisure, participation, recreation, sports
 
 
5
Number of child care spaces needed in each age group
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: access, accessibility, availability, child care, children, education, preschool
 
 
5
Tuition net cost as percent of disposable income
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
State Profiles: Financing Public Higher Education; Washington DC: Research Association
 
Keywords: access, affordability, college, cost, education, post-secondary, tuition, university
 
 
5
Number of households with at least 1 uninsured member
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: access, health, health care, insurance
 
 
5
Attendance at Mt. Ranier per mile of trail
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
Mt. Rainier National Park
 
Keywords: accessibility, hiking, recreation
 
 
5
Opportunities to participate in art (theater, etc)
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: accessibility, arts, culture, participation, recreation
 
 
5
Number of people served by museums and arts events
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: accessibility, arts, museums, recreation
 
 
5
Number of children without health insurance
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: access to care, children, health, health care, insurance
 
 
4
Community centers per person
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
WA Office of Financial Management; Metropolitan Park District
 
Keywords: accessibility, community, recreation
 
 
4
Event/days of bookings at city facilities
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: accessibility, arts, culture, recreation, sports
 
 
4
Health care as percent of income
 
Comment: Does not address effectiveness of resource use, lack of access to health services, or amount spent caring for illness vs. promoting health.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
WA Office of Financial Management '1990 Health Care Estimates' May 1992
 
Keywords: accessibility, cost, health, health care
 
 
4
Percentage of people identifying obstacles to obtaining health care
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: access, access to care, health, health care
 
 
4
Number of counties with access to all major energy sources
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Public Utilities Commission
 
Keywords: access, availability, diversity, energy, resource use
 
 
3
Number of arts events/performances at public sites
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Tacoma-Pierce County Visitors' and Convention Bureau
 
Keywords: accessibility, arts, community, culture, society
 
 
3
Waiting time for adult ESL courses
 
Comment: Other barriers such as cost of transportation and lack of childcare may inhibit participation.
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Toronto Board of Education
 
Keywords: accessibility, adult, availability, education, literacy, union