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Rank
Indicator
7
Number of homeless people
 
Comment: Official figures are probably an underestimate because they do not include people have not made their situation known by asking the District Council for help.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Population Censuses, Homelessness in Scotland: Scottish Office
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Health
 
Keywords: availability, basic needs, connectedness, economy, homeless, housing, low income, mental illness, poverty, public shelters, shelter
 
 
7
Distribution of wealth
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine State Planning Office; US Census
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Sustainable Seattle
US Census, City and County data books
 
Willapa Alliance
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: disparity, economy, equity, finance, income, investments, poverty, savings, tax, taxes, wealth
 
 
7
Percent of jobs that pay a liveable wage for a family of two
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Economic Growth Council; Maine Department of Labor
 
Keywords: basic needs, economy, income, low income, poverty, wages
 
 
7
Percent of jobs that did not pay a self-sufficiency wage
 
Used by:
Silicon Valley - Working Partnerships USA
Data source:
Economic Policy Institute and Wider Opportunities for Women
 
Keywords: basic needs, economy, income, jobs, low income, poverty
 
 
6
Children living in poverty
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Sustainable Seattle
US Census
 
Keywords: children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, youth
 
 
6
Population areas with poverty more than 1.5 times state rate
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: economy, income, low income, poverty
 
 
5
People living below the poverty line
 
Comment: Underestimate because: does not take into account dependents and partners who are also being supported, perhaps 25% of those eligible do make claims, and those paid in work may be on very low earnings.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife Regional Council: a Social Needs Strategy, Reid Howe Association: Income Deprivation
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
1990 Census
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Statistics Canada
 
Keywords: basic needs, economic security, economy, income, low income, poverty, public assistance
 
 
5
Food stamp recipients
 
Comment: Relies on national standards
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Social Service, 'Annual Report'; SC State Data Center
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Daily Bread Food Bank
 
Keywords: AFDC, basic needs, charity, economy, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, subsidized
 
 
4
Students eligible for free or reduced price lunch
 
Comment: Not all those eligible may be applying.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Education, 'Ranking of Counties and School Districts'
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: children, economy, education, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, schools, student, subsidized, youth
 
 
4
Number or percent of residents receiving welfare assistance
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Family and Social Services
 
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Community Services Department
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Municipality of Toronto, Community Services Department
 
Keywords: basic needs, charity, economy, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, subsidized, welfare
 
 
4
Households with incomes more than 200 percent above poverty line
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: economy, income, low income, poverty
 
 
4
Children receiving AFDC
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Social Services, SC State Data Center
 
Keywords: AFDC, children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, welfare, youth
 
 
4
AFDC recipients on more than 24 consecutive months
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Department of Human Services
 
Keywords: AFDC, children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, welfare, youth
 
 
3
Infant mortality
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife Health Board, Scottish Abstract of Statistics, General Register Office for Scotland
 
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
SC Department of Health & Environmental Control
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Maine Development Foundation
Kids Count Data Book, Annie E. Casey Foundation
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Health
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, Office of Community Assessment; WA Department of Health, Center for Health Statistics
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Health
 
Keywords: birth, birthweight, children, health, infant, infant mortality, mortality, poverty, pre-natal care