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Table 2 Examples of indicators for the four quadrants

From: Applying the balanced scorecard to local public health performance measurement: deliberations and decisions

Quadrant Indicator Value
Health status and determinants Teen pregnancy rate 49.8 per 1,000 young women aged 15–19 years
  Percentage of overweight or obese adults aged 18+ 45.8%
Resources and services Total number of investigations of institutional outbreaks per year 101
  Per capita spending for safe water program $1.40
Community engagement Proportion of current programs that ever consulted target population in needs assessment 47%
  Proportion of current programs that have completed a formal program evaluation 22%
Integration and responsiveness Proportion of staff receiving emergency preparedness training in past year 100%
  Total number of peer reviewed journal publications, conference presentation and posters 57