Public Health Units

SDE Feature Class

Tags
health, boundaries, Public Health, North Dakota

Description

Local Public Health Units

Summary

To determine what public health district is applicable for a certain geographic region

Credits

Use limitations

This is public information and may be interpreted by organizations, agencies, units of government, or others based on needs; however they are responsible for the appropriate application of the data. Photographic or digital enlargement of these maps to scales greater than that at which they were originally created can cause misrepresentation of the data. If enlarged, the maps will not include the fine detail that would be appropriate for mapping at the small scale. Digital data files are periodically updated. Files are dated, and users are responsible for obtaining the latest version of the data.

Metadata 

Topics and Keywords 

Themes or categories of the resource  boundaries, health


Content type  Downloadable Data


Place keywords  North Dakota

Thesaurus
Title Counties and County Equivalents of the United States and the District of Columbia (FIPS Pub 6-3)




Theme keywords  health, boundaries, Public Health

Citation 

Title Public Health Units
Publication date 2005-01-02


Edition 1.0


Presentation formats* digital map


Citation Contacts 

Responsible party
Contact's role  publisher


Contact information
Address
Delivery point Bismarck, North Dakota, U.S.A.



Responsible party
Organization's name North Dakota Department of Health
Contact's role  originator


Resource Details 

Dataset languages  English (UNITED STATES)


Status  completed
Spatial representation type* vector


*Processing environment Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; Esri ArcGIS 10.3.1.4959



Extents 

Extent
Description
publication date

Temporal extent
Date and time 2005-01-02

Extent
Geographic extent
Bounding rectangle
Extent type  Extent used for searching
*West longitude -104.048894
*East longitude -96.554483
*North latitude 49.000586
*South latitude 45.934976
*Extent contains the resource Yes

Extent in the item's coordinate system
*West longitude -104.048894
*East longitude -96.554483
*South latitude 45.934976
*North latitude 49.000586
*Extent contains the resource Yes

Resource Points of Contact 

Point of contact
Individual's name Ann Fritz
Organization's name North Dakota Department of Health
Contact's position Environmental Scientist
Contact's role  point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701.328.5162
Fax 701.328.5200

Address
Type both
Delivery point PO Box 5520
Delivery point 1200 Missouri Ave.
City Bismarck
Administrative area ND
Postal code 58506-5520
Country U.S.A
e-mail addressafritz@state.nd.us



Resource Maintenance 

Resource maintenance
Update frequency  as needed


Resource Constraints 

Legal constraints
Limitations of use
Although these data have been processed successfully on a computer system at the State of North Dakota, no warranty expressed or implied is made by the agency regarding the utility of the data on any other system, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. Neither the State of North Dakota nor any of its agencies are liable for misuse of the data. Nor is it liable for damage, transmission of viruses, or computer contamination through the distribution of these data sets.

Constraints
Limitations of use
This is public information and may be interpreted by organizations, agencies, units of government, or others based on needs; however they are responsible for the appropriate application of the data. Photographic or digital enlargement of these maps to scales greater than that at which they were originally created can cause misrepresentation of the data. If enlarged, the maps will not include the fine detail that would be appropriate for mapping at the small scale. Digital data files are periodically updated. Files are dated, and users are responsible for obtaining the latest version of the data.

Spatial Reference 

ArcGIS coordinate system
*Type Geographic
*Geographic coordinate reference GCS_North_American_1983
*Coordinate reference details
Geographic coordinate system
Well-known identifier 4269
X origin -400
Y origin -400
XY scale 999999999.99999988
Z origin 0
Z scale 1
M origin 0
M scale 1
XY tolerance 8.98315284119521e-009
Z tolerance 0.001
M tolerance 0.001
High precision true
Left longitude -180
Latest well-known identifier 4269
Well-known text GEOGCS["GCS_North_American_1983", DATUM["D_North_American_1983", SPHEROID["GRS_1980", 6378137.0, 298.257222101]], PRIMEM["Greenwich", 0.0], UNIT["Degree", 0.0174532925199433], AUTHORITY["EPSG", 4269]]

Reference system identifier
*Value 4269
*Codespace EPSG
*Version 8.6.2


Spatial Data Properties 

Scale Range

Maximum (zoomed in)  1:500,000
Minimum (zoomed out)  1:5,000,000
Vector
*Level of topology for this dataset  geometry only


Geometric objects
Feature class name NDHUB.PublicHealthUnits
*Object type  composite
*Object count 28



ArcGIS Feature Class Properties
Feature class name NDHUB.PublicHealthUnits
*Feature type Simple
*Geometry type Polygon
*Has topology FALSE
*Feature count 28
*Spatial index TRUE
*Linear referencing FALSE



Data Quality 

Lineage 

Process step
When the process occurred 2005-01-02
Description
Public health units are generally based on county or municipal boundaries. The county shapefile was merged to create this shapefile of public health units in North Dakota.



Source data
Relationship to the process step used


Source citation
Alternate titles  none








Source data
Resolution of the source data
Scale denominator 2000000



Distribution 

Distributor
Contact information
Individual's name Ann Fritz
Organization's name North Dakota Department of Health
Contact's role  distributor


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701.328.5162
Fax 701.328.5200

Address
Type both
Delivery point 1200 Missouri Ave.
City Bismarck
Administrative area ND
Postal code 58506-5520
e-mail addressafritz@state.nd.us

Hours of service
8 - 4:30 Monday through Friday Central Time





Distribution format
*Name SDE Feature Class


Transfer options
Online source

Fields 

Details for object NDHUB.PublicHealthUnits 
*Type Feature Class
*Row count 28


Field LPHU_LOWER
 
*Alias LPHU_LOWER
*Data type String
*Width 250
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
Field description
lower case public health unit name



Field Shape
 
*Alias OBJECTID
*Data type Integer
*Width 4
*Precision 10
*Scale 0
*Field description
Feature geometry.

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field OBJECTID
 
*Alias LPHU_NAME
*Data type String
*Width 250
*Precision 0
*Scale 0




Field LPHU_NAME
 
*Alias COUNT
*Data type Double
*Width 8
*Precision 11
*Scale 0
Field description
Local Public Health Unit Name



Field COUNT
 
*Alias OBJECTID_1
*Data type OID
*Width 4
*Precision 10
*Scale 0
Field description
number of counties

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.





Field OBJECTID_1
 
*Alias Shape
*Data type Geometry
*Width 4
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
*Field description
Internal feature number.

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.





Field SHAPE
 
*Alias SHAPE.AREA
*Data type Double
*Width 0
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
*Field description
Feature geometry.

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field SHAPE.AREA
 
*Alias TYPE
*Data type String
*Width 80
*Precision 0
*Scale 0




Field TYPE
 
*Alias SHAPE.LEN
*Data type Double
*Width 0
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
Field description
type of health district



Field SHAPE.LEN
 
*Alias SHAPE.LEN
*Data type Double
*Width 0
*Precision 0
*Scale 0






Overview Description


References 

Aggregate Information
Association type  larger work citation


Aggregate resource name


Metadata Details 

Metadata language English (UNITED STATES)
Metadata character set  utf8 - 8 bit UCS Transfer Format


Scope of the data described by the metadata  dataset
Scope name* dataset


*Last update 2016-01-19


ArcGIS metadata properties
Metadata format ArcGIS 1.0


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2010-03-02 15:35:27
Last modified in ArcGIS for the item 2016-01-19 14:55:14


Automatic updates
Have been performed Yes
Last update 2016-01-19 14:55:14

Published to an ArcIMS Metadata Service Published



Metadata Contacts 

Metadata contact
Individual's name Ann Fritz
Organization's name North Dakota Department of Health Division of Water Quality
Contact's role  point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701.328.5162
Fax 701.328.5200

Address
Type postal
Delivery point 1200 Missouri Ave.
City Bismarck
Administrative area ND
Postal code 58506-5520
e-mail addressafritz@state.nd.us