Indicators 1-30 of 52 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
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Indicator
8
Number of acres of public open space
 
Used by:
City of Santa Monica
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: community, environment, land use, open space, public, recreation
 
 
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
Percent of population taking each mode of transportation to work
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Municipal transportation surveys
 
City of Richmond
Greater Vancouver Travel surveys
 
Silicon Valley - Working Partnerships USA
RIDES for Bay Area Commuters
 
Keywords: commute, public transit, transportation
 
 
6
Public library items circulated per person
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
To be established
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Tacoma Public Libraries; WA Office of Financial Management
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Sustainable Seattle
American Library Directory'; 'WA Library Statistical Bulletin'; Seattle Parks & Recreation
 
Keywords: books, library, literacy, reading, society
 
 
6
Public library materials per capita
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: library, literacy, society
 
 
6
Number of trees on public property
 
Used by:
City of Santa Monica
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: environment, land use, public, trees
 
 
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
Acres of conservation land intended for public use
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine State Planning Office
 
Keywords: conservation, land use, open space, recreation
 
 
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
Crime victims as percent of population
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
To be determined
 
Keywords: crime, public safety
 
 
5
People feeling safe walking alone at night
 
Comment: 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:
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
To be established
 
Mobile United
Coalition for a Drug Free Mobile County: Community Drug Surveys
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Metropolitan Toronto Police Department
 
Keywords: crime, public safety
 
 
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
 
 
5
Length of time on welfare
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Community Services Department
 
Keywords: basic needs, charity, economy, income, public assistance, subsidized, welfare
 
 
5
Sustainable development literacy of the public
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: adult, awareness, community, development, education, public, sustainability, training
 
 
5
Ridership on fixed routes transit buses
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Greenville Transit Authority, SC State Data Center
 
Keywords: alternate, bus, public transit, transit, transportation
 
 
5
Number of violent crimes on public transit
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Toronto Transit Commission
 
Keywords: crime, public safety, public transit, violence
 
 
5
Percentage of people choosing transit over car
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Toronto Transit Commission
 
Keywords: public transit, transportation
 
 
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
Violent crime rate
 
Comment: Widely believed that many crimes do not get reported.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife Constabulary, Annual Reports
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Crime Information Book, MN Department of Public Safety
 
Pierce County
Pierce County Sheriff's Department; WA Office of Financial Management
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Metropolitan Toronto Police Department
 
Keywords: assault, crime, homicide, murder, public safety, rape, violence
 
 
4
Crime rate
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Canadian Centre for Justice Information; police departments
 
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Crime in South Carolina (annual), SC Law Enforcement Division
 
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
H-W Regional Police Department
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Maine Development Foundation
FBI; Uniform Crime Reports
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Pierce County Sheriff's Department; WA Office of Financial Management
 
Keywords: crime, public safety
 
 
4
Domestic assault reported per 100,000 population
 
Comment: Considered to be an underreported crime.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Law Enforcement Division, Uniform Crime Reports Division
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Metropolitan Toronto Police Department
 
Keywords: assault, domestic, public safety, violence
 
 
4
Average rescue call response time
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Lakewood Fire District
 
Keywords: emergency, fire, police, public safety, rescue, services
 
 
4
Percent traffic injuries to cylists/pedestrians
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: accidents, bicycle, pedestrian, public safety, traffic, transportation
 
 
4
Annual transit ridership per capita
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Hamilton Street Railway Company
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Silicon Valley - Working Partnerships USA
Valley Transit Authority and Caltrans
 
Keywords: public transit, transportation
 
 
4
Miles of fixed-route bus service
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Greenville Transit Authority
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: bus, public transit, transportation
 
 
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
Safety for pedestrians and pedal cyclists
 
Comment: Number of accidents will vary with number of pedestrians and cyclists.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife Regional Council, English Department, Transport Policies and Programmes, No. 8
 
Keywords: accidents, cyclists, pedestrian, public safety, recreation
 
 
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
 
 
4
Property crimes
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Metropolitan Toronto Police Department
 
Keywords: crime, property, public safety