Some people, especially those with low income, may face greater barriers in accessing healthy and affordable food retailers, which may negatively affect diet and food security.
In Missouri, over 20% of children are food insecure.
Strong local economies require a strong local workforce. K-12 schools and higher education are a crucial factor in workforce preparation.
What are the aims of K-12 Schooling and Higher Education in Missouri? Is Missouri getting to outcomes?
Are Missouri’s youngest citizens receiving the educational supports they need?
Missouri is ranked 31st in the nation on effectively addressing issues related to mental health and substance use among children and adults.
Get started with layers related to food access, including food deserts, population with limited food access, and locations of major supermarkets.
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The COVID-19 Vulnerability Footprint identifies vulnerable communities across the nation, defined as having high concentrations of older populations, the uninsured, and high population density. Thresholds for target area identification are adjustable, allowing the tool to be utilized in all geographic areas where regional rates may be higher or lower than the national average.
The Rural Opioid Response Hub provides access to a collection of opioid-related data, resources, and tools. It is an online platform for communities across Missouri working to increase substance abuse prevention efforts and address social issues that contribute to the accessibility and abuse of opiates.
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This report provides access to state’s only source for public, accessible state and local data about immunizations and exemptions for vaccine-preventable diseases in Missouri.
The vulnerable populations footprint tool is a compact mapping and reporting platform that identifies geographic areas with high rates of poverty and low educational attainment – the two indicators demonstrated to be the primary social determinants of population health. Thresholds for target area identification are adjustable, allowing the tool to be utilized in all geographic areas where regional rates may be higher or lower than the national average.
This is a dynamic, public portal that analyzes over 30 of the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework indicators. These data can be assessed at a local, county, state, or multi-state level.
The University of Missouri System Engagement Portal website provides a space to showcase engagements between the Universities and their communities.