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Demographic Information (WREC) West Lafayette (US Census Bureau 2018) ● Population: 48,308 ● Gender: 46.4% Female ● Race ○ White: 69.2% ○ Black/African American: 3.2% ○ Asain: 23.8% ○ Native Hawaiian: 0.1% ○ Hispanic or Latino: 4.2% ● Median Household Income: $31,230 ● Persons in poverty: 41.4% ● Education ○ High school graduate or higher: 94.7% ○ Bachelor’s degree or higher: 71.9% ● Computer/Internet Use ○ Households with a computer: 95.7% ○ Households with broadband internet subscription: 84.9% https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/westlafayettecityindiana/POP715217#POP715217

Lafayette (US Census Bureau 2018) ● Population: 72,168 ● Gender: 51.1% Female ● Race ○ White: 85% ○ Black/African American: 8.5% ○ American Indian and Alaska Native: .02% ○ Hispanic or Latino: 12.2% ● Median household income: $43,894 ● Persons in poverty: 18.9% ● Education: ○ High school graduate or higher: 87.6% ○ Bachelor’s Degree or higher: 24.5% ● Computer/Internet Use ○ Households with a computer: 89.3% ○ Households with broadband internet subscription: 76%


Tippecanoe County (US Census Bureau 2018) ● Population: 193,048 ● Gender: 48.9% Female ● Race ○ White: 83.2% ○ Black/African American: 5.7% ○ American Indian and Alaska Native: .04% ○ Hispanic or Latino: 8.5% ● Median household income: $50,486 ● Persons in poverty: 18% ● Education: ○ High school graduate or higher: 91.3% ○ Bachelor’s Degree or higher: 36.9% ● Computer/Internet Use ○ Households with a computer: 92.3% ○ Households with broadband internet subscription: 79.9% Purdue Students ● Undergraduate students: 32,672 or 75% ● Graduate students: 9,795 or 23% ● Professional: 944 or 2% ●

Gender ○ Male 57% ○ Female 43% ● Location ○ Indiana Resident 52% ○ Out of State 34% ○ International 14% https://admissions.purdue.edu/academics/enrollment.php ●

Race ○ White: 63.9% ○ Non-Resident Alien: 15.5% ○ Asian: 7.3% ○ Hispanic/Latino: 5.0% ○ Black or African American: 3.0% ○ American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.1% ○ Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0.1% ○ Ethnicity Unknown: 5.1% https://www.collegefactual.com/colleges/purdue-university-main-campus/studentlife/diversity/chart-ethnic-diversity.html


Other women's health organizations in the area/state IU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health · Location: Indiana University · More focused on improving Women’s health in Indiana o Specifically, they help women make healthy choices while also educating them about specific areas of health (contraceptive and cardiovascular health) and resources (medical, nutrition and insurance resources). o They have mobile care - ‘Women’s Wellness On Wheels’ which provides health assessments o https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/obgyn/clinical-care/womens-health-center/ · IU has a focus on global health as well, but it is not solely focused on Women. OB-GYN medical students and faculty travel to Kenya to help with their equivalent of a US residency program. · IU OB-GYN School of Medicine conducts Research on women’s health - focuses on improving women’s health and reducing infant mortality in Indiana o https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/obgyn/research/ · Established a WeCare project – researchers from IU & Regenstrief Institute o Provides health education and connects women to resources (help to women in Indiana only) o Over 1,300 women enrolled ohttps://itnews.iu.edu/articles/2018/IU%20Challenge%20Leads%20to%20DataPowered%20Community%20Health%20Project%20for%20Pregnant%20Women. php *this was definitely the most similar organization to the Women’s Global Health Institute, there's not many in Indiana that has a research component, most are just services/education IN-Wisewoman · Strives to improve women’s health in Indiana through education, cardiovascular screenings, counseling · Located at health clinics around the state · Only preventative, screenings, education to improve Women’s health o They do not do research · It is funded by the CDC, every state has one Center of Urban Wellness • Goal: to help urban women create wellness • Works to educate women, as well as a resource • Advocates for improving women’s health • Located in Indianapolis • http://www.cwuwonline.org/center-of-wellness-for-urban-women Women’s Health Research Institute · Location: Northwestern University · They strive to increase knowledge of sex differences across disciplines · Research focuses on sex differences, goal is advancing research in women’s health · Doesn’t seem to have a global focus · http://www.womenshealth.northwestern.edu/what-we-do

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