Texas Civic Health Index

Texas Civic Health Index


Texas Civic Health Index

America’s Civic Health Assessment is an effort to educate Americans about our civic life and to motivate citizens, leaders, and policymakers to strengthen it.

The Texas Civic Health Index provides a comprehensive, first-time look at civic and political engagement in Texas. It presents information about who engages in their communities, in politics, and how.

Read the full report and learn more about the civic health of Texas here:

Civic Health Report         infographic

Resources to Share and Present about Civic Life:

Video Snapshots -- minute-long videos of citizens describing civic life and reacting to the findings from the Civic Health Index

Social Media Downloads -- free civic life graphics to download and share online.

Activities -- use these interactive activities with groups to explore the civic health data together.

Lesson Plans -- use these lessons, websquests, and worksheets to delve more deeply into the data.

E-mail us at txcivichealth@austin.utexas.edu or call (512) 471-1959 with your comments, questions, thoughts, and ideas.