2013 Greater New Haven Community Index
Greater New Haven Community Wellbeing Index
The Greater New Haven Community Index is a unified assessment of wellbeing and quality of life in Greater New Haven and its neighborhoods. It illustrates the opportunities and challenges that face the metropolitan area where we live, work, and play. Scroll down to view example images or learn more about the report.
March 12, 2023
A New Haven citywide diet? Let the healthful eating begin
[Excerpt] A study last year found that in six city neighborhoods surveyed, seven of 10 people were either overweight or obese.
January 10, 2014
Big Data Backs Up Hunches—and Offers Some Surprises
[Excerpt] Grubbs and others from the community gathered at the Institute Library on Chapel Street Wednesday evening to talk about that report, the Greater New Haven Community Index 2013, and about its real-world implications in New Haven.
December 12, 2013
Local panel discusses data as a tool for Greater New Haven
[Excerpt] The report, written by Mark Abraham, executive director of DataHaven, has gotten high praise for its compilation of data benchmarking economic opportunity, health needs and the civic life of Greater New Haven residents.
December 11, 2013
Opportunity limited in Elm City
[Excerpt] Economic opportunity in the Greater New Haven area has remained stagnant in the past decade, according to a report released in late September by the nonprofit group DataHaven.
October 15, 2013
Dive Into Data
[Excerpt] How many New Haven third-graders are reading at the expected level? How many New Haveners smoke? How many spend more than half their income for housing?
October 07, 2013