Presentation on theme: "Demographics and Economics. Monitor environmental and health status to identify and solve community environmental public health problems Diagnose."— Presentation transcript:
Monitor environmental and health status to identify and solve community environmental public health problems Diagnose and investigate environmental public health problems and health hazards in the community Inform, educate, and empower people about environmental public health issues Mobilize community partnerships and actions to identify and solve environmental health problems Develop policies and plans that support individual and community environmental public health efforts Enforce laws and regulations that protect environmental public health and ensure safety Link people to needed environmental public health services and assure the provision of environmental public health services when otherwise unavailable Assure a competent environmental public health workforce Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based environmental public health services Research for new insights and innovative solutions to environmental public health problems
Two children under the age of eighteen Hispanic One parent is foreign born Spanish is spoken at home One parent has a high school diploma Home value is around $100,000 Family Income is $32,000 per year
Two to three liters per person per day = 8 to 12 liters per day = 2 to 3 gallons per day Cost is about $1 per gallon or $2 to $3 per day just for drinking water In addition people need: * Water for Cooking * Water for Bathing Can we estimate a minimum of $100/month?
This family will spend 3.5% of their gross income for drinking water
This family will spend 4.6% of their income for drinking water
This is the annual income for a family with one wager earner who receives $10 per hour This family will spend 5.8% of their income for drinking water