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Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Health Assessment Unit
313 N. Figueroa St., Room 127
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone:(213) 240-7785
Fax:(213) 250-2594

2011 LA County Health Survey - Topics & Data            (Trend Data, 2007 Data, 2005 Data, 2002 Data, 1999 Data)

Adult Survey:   A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z                                                   For Child Survey

Alcohol Use To Top
Alcohol Policy (subsample)  
  • Alcohol Tax to Prevent Underage Drinking & Increase Treatment Programs
  • Law to Ban Home Keg Use
  • Law to Penalize Adult Who Provide Alcohol to Teens
  • Law Banning Alcohol Billboard Ads
To Top
Anxiety   To Top
Arts (subsample) 
  • Participated in Art, Cultural Music, Theater Group, Book Club, Crafts, etc.
  • Participated or Attended Cultural Events Related to Your Heritage
 
Barriers to Accessing Health Care

 

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Built Environment 

 

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Caregiving (subsample)   

 

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Child Policy (subsample)  
  • Ever Called 2-1-1 Information Line
  • Ever Heard of Los Angeles Universal Pre-School or LA-UP
  • Ever Heard of 2-1-1 Information Line
  • Ever Heard of First 5 LA
  • From What Source Did You Hear of First 5 LA
  • Is it Important For Children to Attend Pre-School
  • Should it Be the Government's Responsibility to Fund Pre-School
  • Source of Drinking Water
  • Think Pre-School Helps Children in Later Grades
  • What  Do You Associate with First 5 LA

 

To Top
Cholesterol  

 

To Top
Chronic Conditions    

 

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Contraception   
  • Condom Use
  • Condom Use: Sex Without Condom or Birth Control in Past Year
  • Heard of Emergency Contraception
  • Ever Used Emergency Contraception
  • Pregnancy Prevention - Birth Control Methods

 

To Top
Demographics
  • Age
  • Birth Place (Foreign-Born/U.S. Born)
  • Citizenship Status
  • Disability
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Gender
  • Health Districts
  • Household Income (Federal Poverty Level )
  • Household Size
  • Internet Access
  • Language Used Most at Home
  • Marital Status
  • Public Assistance/Welfare
  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Service Planning Areas
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Veterans

 

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Dental Health

 

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Depression [See Also Mental Health]

 

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Diabetes

 

To Top
Drug Use & Addiction

 

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Emergency Contraception
  • Ever Used Emergency Contraception
  • Used Emergency Contraception in Past Year

 

To Top
Emergency Preparedness (subsample)

 

To Top
Emotional Support (subsample)

 

 
Food Poisoning (subsample)
  • Knowledge on How to Report Food Poisoning
  • Knowledge on Who to Report Food Poisoning
  • Likeliness of Reporting Food Poisoning

 

 
Food Security

 

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H1N1
  • Frequency of Seeing or Hearing Public Health Ads about H1N1
  • Saw or Heard Public Health Ads on Importance of Having H1N1 Vaccination
  • Sick with Flu in the Past Year
  • Used Precautions because H1N1 Flu

 

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Health Conditions

 

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Health Insurance

 

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Health Related Quality of Life

 

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Health Status

 

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Healthy Homes (subsample)
  • Home or Apartment has Heat or Hot Water When You Need It
  • Home or Apartment has Mold
  • Home or Apartment has Pests
  • Home or Apartment Built Before 1978 & Peeling Paint

 

To Top
Heart Disease

 

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Herbals (subsample)  
  • Took Herbal Supplements in the Past Year

 

 
HIV/STD Testing (subsample)
  • Ever Tested for STD's
  • Tested for Chlamydia in the Past Year
  • Tested for HIV in Past Year
  • Tested for STD in the Past Year

 

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Household
  • Housing Type (Subsample)
  • Rent or Own House

 

To Top
Homelessness

 

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Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Ever Heard of HPV Vaccine
  • Received HPV Vaccine Shots (Male 18-26 year olds, Female 18-30 year olds)

 

To Top
Influenza 
  • Influenza Vaccination in Past Year (18+ year olds)
  • Influenza Vaccination in Past Year (65+ year olds)

 

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Insurance

 

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Mammogram

 

To Top
Medical Examinations & Vaccinations

 

To Top
Mental Health

 

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Neighborhoods

 

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Nutrition  

 

To Top
Obesity/ Overweight 

 

To Top
Osteoporosis 

 

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Pap Smear

 

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Pasteurization (subsample)
  • Consumption of Cheese or Dairy Products Made with Unpasteurized Milk
  • Reasons for Consuming Cheese or Dairy Products Made with Unpasteurized Milk

 

 
Physical Activity 

 

To Top
Prescription Medications 

 

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Preventive Care 

 

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Prison

 

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Regular Source of Care

 

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Salmonella (subsample) 
  • Consumed Raw Shell fish in the Past 3 Months
  • Knowledge on Causes of Diarrheal Illness Such As Salmonella -Raw Chicken
  • Knowledge on Causes of Diarrheal Illness Such As Salmonella -Raw Eggs
  • Knowledge on Causes of Diarrheal Illness Such As Salmonella -Raw Oysters
  • Knowledge on Causes of Diarrheal Illness Such As Salmonella -Turtles

 

 
Sexual Health 
  • Condom Use
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Ever Tested for STD's (subsample)
  • Pregnancy Prevention
  • Sexual Activity 
  • STD Test in Past Year (subsample)

 

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Street Vendors (subsample)
  • Bought Food From Street Vendor in the Past Year
  • Ever Sick from Eating Food From Street Vendor
  • Frequency of Buying from Street Vendor in the Past Year
  • Would Use Letter Grade to Decide to Eat From Street Vendors

 

 
Subsamples
  • Alcohol Policy
  • Arts
  • Caregiving
  • Child Policy
  • Emergency Preparation
  • Emotional Support
  • Food Poisoning
  • Healthy Homes
  • Herbals
  • Household Type
  • Neighborhoods
  • Nutrition
  • Pasteurization
  • Salmonella
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Street Vendors
  • Tobacco Policy

 

 To Top
Tobacco Policy (subsample)   
  • Ban Smoking in Outdoor Public Areas
  • Distribution of Free or Low-Cost Tobacco Products, Coupons, and Rebates Should be Prohibited
  • Employee Health Insurance Plans Should Covers Costs for Smokers Who Want to Quit
  • Fee should be Added to Each Pack of Cigarettes to Clean up Cigarette Butt Litter
  • Films with Smoking Should be Rated "R"
  • Health Care Facilities Should Ban Smoking in Outdoor Areas
  • How Harmful is Exposure to Second-Hand Tobacco Smoke to One's Health?
  • How Serious of a Health Issue is Cigarette Use by Minors?
  • Law Prohibiting Store Owners from Selling Tobacco within 1,000 feet if Schools
  • Law Requiring Separate Smoking and Non-Smoking Units in Multi-Unit Housing
  • Should there be More Programs to Help People Quit Smoking?  
  • Store Owners to be Licensed to Sell Cigarettes 
  • Store Owners be Penalized for Selling Cigarettes to Minors
  • Store Owners Should be Required to Display Warning signs About Health Risks of Tobacco Use
  • Think it is Easy for Youth under 18 Years Old to Buy Cigarettes

 

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Tobacco Use
  • Cessation Attempts
  • Cessation Methods
  • Former Smokers
  • Second Hand Smoke
  • Smoking Status

 

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Vaccinations

 

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Women's Health

 

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Child Survey:    A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z           .     For Trend Data              To Adult Survey

Arts Education  
  • For Full, Well-Rounded Education for Child - Need Arts Classes
  • For Full, Well-Rounded Education for Child - Need Arts Field Trips 
  • For Full, Well-Rounded Education for Child - Need Professional Arts Teachers

 

To Child Top
Asthma

 

 
Access to Health Care

 

 
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

 

To Child Top
Autism

 

To Child Top
Barriers to Accessing Health Care

 

To Child Top
Breastfeeding  

 

To Child Top
Child Care
  • Child Care Type - Cared for in Own Home
  • Child Care Type - Cared for in Someone Else's Residence
  • Child Care Type - Child Care Center, Preschool or Nursery
  • Child Care Type - Head Start or State Preschool Program
  • Child in Kindergarten
  • Difficulty Obtaining Child Care
  • Licensed Family or Home Day Care Provider
  • Reasons for Difficulty Obtaining Child Care
  • Reasons for No Child Care

 

To Child Top
Child Development/Disability  

 

 
Child Health Status

 

 
Child Routines/Daily Activities/Family Interaction

 

To Child Top
Community  

 

 
Demographics

  • Child: Age, Race/Ethnicity, Place of Birth, Citizenship
  • Respondent: Age, Race/Ethnicity, Place of Birth, Marital Status, Education, Employment, 
  • Household Composition
  • Household Income (Federal Poverty Level )
  • Language Used Most at Home
  • Service Planning Areas/Health Districts

 

To Child Top
Dental Health  

 

To Child Top
Diabetes  

  • Ever Diagnosed with Diabetes

 

To Child Top
First 5 L.A.  
  • Ever Called First 5 L.A.
  • Ever Heard of First 5 L.A.
  • From What Source Did You Hear of First 5 L.A.

 

To Child Top
H1N1
  • Child Had H1N1
  • Child Had H1N1 - Asked to Cough in Elbow
  • Child Had H1N1 - Kept Away From Siblings and Friends
  • Child Had H1N1 - Kept Home From School
  • Child Had H1N1 - Kept in Separate Bedroom
  • Child Had H1N1 - Taken to See Doctor
  • Child Had H1N1 Vaccine
  • Child Had H1N1 Vaccine - Number of Doses (0-9 year olds)
  • Child Had H1N1 Vaccine - Where They Received Vaccine
  • Parent Prefer to Have Child Vaccinated at School

 

 
Health Insurance Coverage for Child
  • Among Insured  - Uninsured in Past Year
  • Dental Insurance - Yes
  • Dental Insurance - No
  • Type of Health Insurance 

 

To Child Top
Home Visits
  • Frequency of Home Visits From Professional (eg. Social Worker)
  • Home Visit From Professional (eg. Social Worker)

 

 
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Ever Heard of HPV Vaccine
  • Had Any HPV Shots (9+ year olds)
  • Had Any HPV Shots ( Girls 13-17 year olds)  
  • How Many HPV Shots Did Child Receive (9+ year olds)
  • Parent Planning on Having Child (9+ year old girls) Receive All 3 Shots

 

To Child Top
Insurance Coverage for Child  
Medical Conditions

 

To Child Top
Mental Health Care

 

To Child Top
Nutrition  

 

To Child Top
Parent Health Risks/Behaviors

 

To Child Top
Parent Involvement in School
  • Attend School Events
  • Volunteer in PTA, or Fundraisers for School
  • School has Arts Education

 

 
Parental Social Support

 

To Child Top
Preconception/Prenatal Care
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Caring for Gums and Teeth
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Dangers of Tobacco Smoke Exposure
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Genetic Screening
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Healthy Weight for Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Multi-Vitamin or Folic Acid Supplements
  • Pregnancy Preparation - Information on Nutrition

 

 
Physical Activity  
  • Average Days Gymnastics, Dance, Karate Classes (per week)
  • Average Days Playing or Practicing Team Sports (per week)
  • Average Days Playing Physically Interactive Games eg. Dance Dance Revolution  (per week)
  • Average Days Walk, Bike, or Skateboard From School (per week)
  • Average Days Walk, Bike, or Skateboard To School (per week)
  • Time  Spent in Gymnastics, Dance, Karate Classes (per week)
  • Time  Spent Playing or Practicing Team Sports (per week)
  • Time Spent Playing Physically Interactive Games eg. Dance Dance Revolution  (per week)
  • Time Spent  Walking, Biking, or Skateboarding From School (per week)
  • Time Spent  Walking, Biking, or Skateboarding To School (per week)
  • Total Amount of Physical Activity

 

To Child Top
Safe Park for Child

 

 
Smoking
  • Mother Smoked While Pregnant
  • Mother Tried to Quit Smoking When Pregnant
To Child Top
Television Viewing
  • TV Watching 0-23 Month Olds (0 Hours/Day)
  • TV Watching 2-17 Year Olds (3+ Hours/Day)

 

To Child Top
Vaccination Understanding  

 

 
Women, Infants and Children (WIC)  
  • While Pregnant Participated in WIC
  • Child Participated in WIC

 

 

Background Summary & Methodology of 2011 LA County Health Survey

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