Health

A view across a wood and metal footbridge over a small stream in Meadowbrook Park. A field and a sign are visible across the bridge.

The indicators in the Health category measure different aspects of human health and well-being in Champaign County.

  • Low Birth-Weight Rate measures the percentage of infants born in Champaign County with a birth-weight of less than 2,500 grams.
  • Median Age measures the estimated median age of the Champaign County population.
  • Adult Obesity Rate measures the percentage of Champaign County residents over the age of 18 with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or greater.