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Child Opportunity Index

Posted by on February 6th, 2020 Posted in: Children and Teens, Environmental Health
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Children who live in neighborhoods with quality early childhood education and schools, safe housing, access to healthy food, parks and playgrounds and clean air are more likely to grow into healthy, productive adults than children who don’t. The Child Opportunity Index (COI) measures and maps the quality of resources and conditions that matter for children in the to develop in a healthy way in the neighborhoods where they live. Access the full data set, or use the maps feature to visualize child opportunity in 100 metro areas in the US.

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Emily Hamstra is the Outreach Coordinator for the NNLM Pacific Northwest Region.

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This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012344 with the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.​

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