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Societal Profile. Consider strengths and vulnerabilities of people. Consider potential social vulnerability factors. Poverty and resources Elderly populations Children Health and disabilities Transportation access Exposure in high hazard areas.

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Societal Profile
  • Consider strengths and vulnerabilities of people
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Consider potential social vulnerability factors
  • Poverty and resources
  • Elderly populations
  • Children
  • Health and disabilities
  • Transportation access
  • Exposure in high hazard areas
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Consider community resilience factors
  • Community engagement
  • Cultural cohesion
  • Social networks
  • Sense of place
  • Community identity
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Societal Vulnerability and Resilience Factors

What are some specific factors of vulnerability or resilience that exist within your community?

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Societal Vulnerability and Resilience Factors
  • Strong history and local cultural identity
  • High population of elderly
  • Lack of trust in political leadership
  • Language and transportation barriers in areas
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Consider the effects of current and projected trends on vulnerability and resilience
  • Language and culture
  • Aging populations
  • Economic conditions
  • Family structure
  • Community structure
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Tools and Resources
  • Tools and resources for assessing social vulnerability and resilience
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Social Vulnerability Index (SoVI)

42 socioeconomic and built environment variables

  • Examples
  • Socioeconomic status
  • Gender
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Age
  • Employment loss
  • Renters
  • Occupation
  • Family structure
  • Education
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From Social Vulnerability Index website

Maps downloadable for all states down to county level

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Flood Exposure Snapshot

Quick look at county-level exposure in flood zone

  • From Digital Coast Inundation Toolkit
  • Includes demographics, infrastructure, and environment
  • Based on national data sets
  • Printable reports
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Local Demographic

Maps

Focusing upon specific factors of vulnerability

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Local Demographic

Maps

Focusing upon specific factors of vulnerability

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Mapping Census Data
  • Step-by-step guide for mapping economic and social data
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Exercise: Societal Profile

What other information do you need to further assess this vulnerability?

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