Conduent HCI reviewed its library of indicators for component indicators to include in the Health Equity Index. Indicators were selected based on geographic granularity, frequency of update, and strength of their Pearson correlation coefficient with selected health outcomes. The indicators that were selected to be included in the Health Equity Index are listed in the table below.
|Average Household Income
|Families Below Poverty
|Percent of Civilian Labor Force Unemployed
|Population 25+ with a High School Degree or Higher
|Population 5+ that Speaks Only English at Home
|Adults with Medicaid Health Insurance
|Claritas Consumer Profiles
|Percent of Non-White Population
Please see the attached methodology used to determine the component indicators and validate the index.