Communities Count featured in Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report on Key Indicator Systems

Communities Count   (Seattle)

May 2011

Communities Count and Public Health data were featured in the key indicator system case study of King County WA AIMS High. For this report, a group of 20 comprehensive indicator systems from different jurisdictional levels and diverse locations were reviewed. In-depth case studies—including interviews with officials and stakeholders were conducted for seven these 20 systems. The criteria for selection as a case study system included comprehensiveness, longevity, outcome-oriented and involvement of a government entity as a partner or as a user of information from the system. Seven indicator systems were selected including King County WA.