Exploring Health Equity in San Diego County Through Spatial Analysis
Track: Public Health
Authors: Maria Pena, Ryan Smith, Isabel Corcos, Joshua Smith, Leslie Ray, Amelia Kenner-Brininger, Barbara Stepanski, Sanaa Abedin, Kimberly De Vera
Through the County of San Diego’s Live Well San Diego Initiative which examines health and well-being, spatial analysis incorporated market potential Tapestry data to explore the correlation between population density and health outcomes in the County of San Diego by smaller areas. Results provide insight into the most important health concerns and possible solutions that will help close the gap in existing disparities among San Diego County residents.