Community Health Obesity and Diabetes Related Indicators: 2008 - 2012
This featured Application Programming Interface (API) page serves as a reference for developers who are building tools that interact with the data on Health Data NY. The page provides examples on how to retrieve data from each of the fields within the dataset. A description of each field is also provided. This specific featured API page is for the Community Health: Obesity and Diabetes Related Indicators dataset.
The Obesity and Diabetes Related Indicators dataset provides a subset of data (40 indicators) for the two topics: Obesity and Diabetes. The dataset includes percentage or rate for Cirrhosis/Diabetes and Obesity and Related Indicators, where available, for all counties, regions and state. New York State Community Health Indicator Reports (CHIRS) were developed in 2012, and annually updated to provide data for over 300 health indicators, organized by 15 health topic and data for all counties, regions and state are presented in table format with links to trend graphs and maps (http://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/chac/indicators/). Most recent county and state level data are provided. Multiple year combined data offers stable estimates for the burden and risk factors for these two health topics.
This dataset is available at: https://health.data.ny.gov/Health/Community-Health-Obesity-and-Diabetes-Related-Indi/tchg-ruva. For more information about the dataset, go to the dataset and look in the "About" section.
**NOTE*** This API link will take you to a new page that explains Socrata’s new Open Data API (SODA). APIs can now be created directly from any dataset, simply go to the dataset, select 'Export' then select 'SODA API' and click 'API docs'. The new API doc also provides a way to see the old API documentation if needed. To learn more about Socrata's Open Data API visit: https://data.ny.gov/developers.