2018 Forsyth County Key Measures Reference Report

2018 Forsyth County Key Measures Reference Report Abstract: Forsyth Futures produced this compendium to serve as a compilation of commonly-requested, community-specific, reference information to aid informed public consideration and grant-writing activities in Forsyth...

Indicator_Suicide Rate

Health and Wellness / Suicide Rate   Suicide Rate   Suicide is considered a public health issue linked to biological, psychological, and societal contributing factors.1 The United States experienced an increase in rates of suicide across the country between the early...

Indicator_Infant Health

Health and Wellness / Infant Health   Infant Health   Infant health is often a leading indicator of not only children’s overall health, but also of a community’s health.1 One measure of infant health in a community is the percent of babies born at a low birthweight....