Tables and Figures

TABLES

1

 

Topics, Indicators, and Objectives,

 

6

2

 

Criteria for Selecting Objectives,

 

12

3

 

The Framework Approach to Identifying Topics, Indicators, and Objectives,

 

18

4

 

Pollutants and Associated Health Conditions,

 

28

5

 

Prevalence of and Mortality Due to Hypertension by Race/Ethnicity and Gender,

 

33

6

 

Adults 18 Years and Older Experiencing at Least One MDE in the Past Year by Age, Gender, Marital Status, and Self-Reported Health,

 

35

7

 

Past Year Initiation of Tobacco Use Among Persons Aged 12 or Older Who Initiated Use Prior to the Age of 18, by Gender: Numbers in the Thousands,

 

43

8

 

Health-Related Quality-of-Life (HRQol) Indices,

 

50

FIGURES

1

 

Framework for objectives for leading health indicators,

 

10

2

 

Populated framework for objectives for leading health indicators,

 

15

3

 

Interrelated pathways through which education affects health,

 

24

4

 

Current, binge, and heavy alcohol use among persons 12 or older by age, 2009,

 

40



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