People Make sure you address fully what you observed and NOTE if something was not found within your community area. ● Race and Ethnicity What is the majority racial group represented? What is the majority ethnic group represented? Describe the distribution of gender, approximate ages, single families, multiple families, generational families? ● Cultural Characteristics What cultural similarities or differences do you observe? Languages spoken? Clothing? Ethnic eating places? Culturally- based celebrations? Signs in languages other than English ? 5
● Lifestyle Healthy Behaviors What healthy lifestylebehaviors do you observe? Do you see people exercising, wearing helmets when biking, seat belt usage, using trash cans for garbage disposal, healthy eating practices? ● Lifestyle RiskWhat unhealthy lifestylebehaviors do you observe? Do you see people practicing risky lifestyle behaviors such as drinking alcoholicbeverages, smoking, fighting? Do you see signs of violence, gang activity, drug use, criminal activity, and bars on doors and/or windows? Do you see overweight/underweight persons? Do you see children unattended playing out in the streets? Do you see any signs of homelessness? Street people? Describe gender, age, andrace/ethnicity of persons observed. Behaviors 6
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