What does this indicator measure?

A measure of student achievement in the subject areas of math and English, showing the percentage of students who passed those ISTEP tests in the given year.

Why is this indicator important?

People with higher levels of education and higher income have lower rates of many chronic diseases compared to those with less education and lower income levels (Health, United States, 2011, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention).

About the data

Community: Indiana

Reference: U.S.

Goal: No goal has been developed

Measurement Period: 2016

Category: Attainment

Community Source: Indiana Department of Education

Reference Source: N/A