SHAPE surveys

SHAPE - Survey of the Health of All the Population and the Environment

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SHAPE is an ongoing public health surveillance and assessment project of the Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department to periodically survey and report on the health of children and adults in Hennepin County.

Plans are being made for another implementation of a survey of the health of adults and children during 2014. More details will be released as they are firmed up.

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SHAPE 2010

SHAPE 2010 is the fourth implementation of the SHAPE survey. Listed below are some key resources and other information about the SHAPE 2010 project.

SHAPE 2010 Resources

Data books

  • Adult Data Book (PDF)- The SHAPE 2010: Adult Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2010 - Adult Survey broken down by geographic region within Hennepin County and selected reporting categories.
  • Child Data Book (PDF) - The SHAPE 2010: Child Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2010 - Child Survey broken down by geographic regions within Hennepin County and selected reporting categories.

Presentations

Questionnaires

Background documents

Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

SHAPE 2010 posters

SHAPE 2006

SHAPE 2006 Reports and Resources

Data Books

  • Adult Data Book (PDF 5.86MB) - The SHAPE 2006: Adult Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2006 - Adult Survey broken down by geographic region within Hennepin County and selected racial and ethnic groups.
  • Child Data Book (PDF) - The SHAPE 2006: Child Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2006 - Child Survey broken down by geographic region within Hennepin County and selected racial and ethnic group and for selected age groups or grade levels.

Briefing

  1. What’s New? What’s Coming? nbsp;- July 2007 (PDF)
  2. Overall health of Hennepin County adults  - July 2007 (PDF)
  3. SHAPE 2006 - Child Survey: An overview of the process and methodology  - August 2007 (PDF)
  4. Overall health of Hennepin County’s children  - September 2007 (PDF)(updated)
  5. Chronic health conditions among Hennepin County children - September 2007   (PDF) (updated)
  6. Health insurance coverage of Hennepin County adults and children  - October 2007 (PDF)
  7. Diet and nutrition among Hennepin County children  - April 2008 (PDF) (updated)
  8. Physical activity and exercise among Hennepin County children  - April 2008 (PDF) (updated)
  9. Physical activity among Hennepin County adults  - June 2008   (PDF)
  10. Technical Compendium for SHAPE Briefing: Physical activity among Hennepin County adults  - June 2008 (PDF)
  11. Talking the talk: Are Hennepin County parents talking to their children about risky behaviors?  - June 2008 (PDF)
  12. The great disconnect: Hennepin County parents’ awareness of childhood obesity - June 2008 (PDF)
  13. Hennepin County adults who have no physical activity during leisure time  - July 2008 (PDF)
  14. Technical Compendium for SHAPE Briefing: Hennepin County adults who have no physical activity during leisure time  - July 2008 (PDF)
  15. Family connectedness and health  - July 2008 (PDF)
  16. Technical Compendium for SHAPE Briefing: Family connectedness and health - July 2008 (PDF)
  17. The obesity epidemic: current status and disparities among Hennepin County adults  - August 2008 (PDF)
  18. Technical Compendium for SHAPE Briefing: The obesity epidemic: current status and disparities among Hennepin County adults  - August 2008 (PDF)

Fact sheets

Questionnaires

Presentations

Documents

SHAPE 2002

SHAPE 2002 Reports and Resources

Data books

  • Geographic Data Book (PDF) - The SHAPE 2002: Geographic Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2002 survey broken down by geographic region within Hennepin County.
  • Racial and Ethnic Data Book (PDF) - The SHAPE 2002: Racial and Ethnic Data Book presents results of the SHAPE 2002 survey broken down by selected racial and ethnic groups within Hennepin County.

Reports

Fact sheets 

Questionnaire

The questionnaire (PDF) used for SHAPE 2002

SHAPE public use data files

The SHAPE public use data files are resources for public health researchers to do analyses with the SHAPE data, going beyond what is presented in the published reports, briefings, and fact sheets.

To access any of the SHAPE public use data files, complete the form below and submit it as directed.

You will get a reply within two weeks. If your use request is accepted, you will be asked to sign a data use agreement form before the data are released to you.

SHAPE public use data file request form (DOC)

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