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Benchmarks for Population Indicators
It is recommended that users choose published benchmarks when adjusting the thresholds in the Population Indicators and MAP for MAT Indicators tools. Find state benchmarks tables here.
ZIP Code to ZCTA Crosswalk
ZIP Codes and ZCTAs do not always perfectly align. To help you find the corresponding ZCTA for a given ZIP Code, we update this crosswalk annually to match patient data from the Uniform Data System.
Data Update Schedule
The various data sources in the UDS Mapper update on different schedules. Find the overall data update schedule in this section. Information about individual data points can be found in the Knowledge Base.
Articles and References
View our list of relevant articles and references on community health centers and using GIS to improve community health.
Health Resources and Services Administration. [year]. “UDS Mapper” (Web Application).
http://www.udsmapper.org. Accessed [date].
Data Estimation Methodologies
Read an explanation of our methodologies for obtaining ZCTA-level data estimates.