Households with people under 18 is a superset of
demogr11. It includes all households with individuals under 18 years of age residing in that housing unit as a percentage of total households in that location.
Demographic data is a critical component to any discussion of health equity. In talking equity, or inequity, we are comparing such things as age, race, and economic standing to determine whether there are inequities between different demographic groups.
Tracking households with people under 18 is important because hwalth equity issues can disproportinately impact children and youth.