Health Indicators (Key)

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Note: Healthy People 2030 (HP2020) is a widely accepted set of health promotion and disease prevention goals for all Americans.
 
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SOCIAL DETERMINANTS EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Linguistically Isolated Population (Percent) 0.4
favorable
1.3
favorable
4.4
Population in Poverty (Percent) 15.7
similar
16.7
unfavorable
13.1
unfavorable
8.0
Children in Poverty (Percent) 20.2
favorable
24.4
similar
19.5
unfavorable
8.0
No High School Diploma (Age 25+, Percent) 15.6
similar
14.3
unfavorable
12.3
% Unable to Pay Cash for a $400 Emergency Expense 16.5
favorable
24.6
% Worry/Stress Over Rent/Mortgage in Past Year 18.8
favorable
32.2
% Unhealthy/Unsafe Housing Conditions 9.0
favorable
12.2
% Food Insecure 16.0
favorable
34.1
 
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OVERALL HEALTH EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Overall Health 21.6
similar
23.5
unfavorable
12.6
favorable
27.1
 
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ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 5.1
favorable
8.8
favorable
8.7
favorable
7.9
favorable
11.6
% Difficulty Accessing Health Care in Past Year (Composite) 36.8
similar
35.0
similar
38.2
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 11.2
similar
12.6
similar
12.9
similar
11.7
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 10.6
similar
12.8
favorable
14.3
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 17.9
similar
14.5
similar
18.0
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 7.7
favorable
12.5
favorable
13.6
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 10.0
similar
9.4
similar
11.9
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 2.7
favorable
8.9
favorable
7.1
% Language/Culture Prevented Care in Past Year 0.2
favorable
2.8
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 7.8
favorable
12.7
favorable
14.2
% Difficulty Getting Child's Health Care in Past Year 0.7
favorable
8.0
favorable
8.2
Primary Care Doctors per 100,000 46.9
unfavorable
65.7
unfavorable
76.6
% Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 75.4
similar
74.2
unfavorable
84.0
similar
77.5
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 65.0
unfavorable
75.3
unfavorable
70.5
similar
68.2
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 80.7
similar
77.4
similar
86.3
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 8.7
similar
10.1
favorable
12.0
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 58.5
similar
61.0
similar
61.1
similar
63.0
% Rate Local Health Care "Fair/Poor" 9.0
similar
8.0
favorable
13.6
 
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CANCER EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 194.1
similar
187.0
unfavorable
152.5
unfavorable
122.7
similar
194.9
Lung Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 57.4
similar
56.9
unfavorable
36.6
unfavorable
25.1
Prostate Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 17.2
similar
19.1
similar
18.9
similar
16.9
Female Breast Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 21.2
similar
21.0
similar
19.9
unfavorable
15.3
Colorectal Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 22.6
unfavorable
16.8
unfavorable
13.7
unfavorable
8.9
Cancer Incidence Rate (All Sites) 535.4
similar
519.6
unfavorable
448.7
Female Breast Cancer Incidence Rate 130.9
similar
126.7
similar
125.9
Prostate Cancer Incidence Rate 114.9
similar
104.1
similar
104.5
Lung Cancer Incidence Rate 79.8
similar
91.0
unfavorable
58.3
Colorectal Cancer Incidence Rate 59.8
unfavorable
48.3
unfavorable
38.4
% Cancer 12.8
similar
14.3
similar
10.0
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 71.0
unfavorable
77.6
similar
76.1
unfavorable
77.1
similar
69.8
% [Women 21-65] Cervical Cancer Screening 91.6
favorable
80.3
favorable
73.8
favorable
84.3
favorable
74.1
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 70.4
similar
69.6
unfavorable
77.4
similar
74.4
similar
71.4
 
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DIABETES EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Diabetes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 30.1
similar
28.0
unfavorable
21.3
similar
30.9
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 14.7
similar
13.7
similar
13.8
similar
12.6
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 12.0
similar
9.7
unfavorable
5.7
% [Non-Diabetics] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 49.3
favorable
43.3
similar
51.0
 
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HEART DISEASE & STROKE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Diseases of the Heart (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 173.6
similar
199.1
similar
164.7
unfavorable
127.4
similar
187.8
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 12.9
unfavorable
10.1
unfavorable
6.1
unfavorable
9.2
Stroke (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 39.2
similar
40.4
similar
37.3
similar
33.4
similar
41.4
% Stroke 5.1
similar
4.6
similar
4.3
similar
5.3
% Told Have High Blood Pressure 43.1
similar
39.4
unfavorable
36.9
unfavorable
27.7
similar
47.0
% Told Have High Cholesterol 36.4
similar
32.7
similar
34.7
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 92.3
unfavorable
84.6
unfavorable
87.4
 
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INFANT HEALTH & FAMILY PLANNING EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Low Birthweight Births (Percent) 8.5
similar
9.1
similar
8.2
Infant Death Rate 7.9
unfavorable
6.4
unfavorable
5.7
unfavorable
5.0
unfavorable
6.2
Births to Adolescents Age 15 to 19 (Rate per 1,000) 32.8
similar
33.7
unfavorable
22.7
similar
31.4
 
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INJURY & VIOLENCE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Unintentional Injury (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 72.3
similar
70.2
unfavorable
48.3
unfavorable
43.2
unfavorable
56.0
Motor Vehicle Crashes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 22.3
unfavorable
17.4
unfavorable
11.5
unfavorable
10.1
[65+] Falls (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 34.2
favorable
46.2
favorable
63.4
favorable
63.4
% "Always" Wear a Seat Belt 79.9
similar
82.0
Firearm-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 12.8
favorable
16.9
similar
11.9
unfavorable
10.7
Violent Crime Rate 78.0
favorable
226.5
favorable
416.0
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 1.7
favorable
6.2
favorable
4.3
% Victim of Intimate Partner Violence 14.0
similar
13.7
favorable
19.3
 
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KIDNEY DISEASE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Kidney Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 19.7
similar
19.5
unfavorable
13.0
favorable
24.1
% Kidney Disease 4.0
similar
4.2
similar
5.0
similar
5.6
 
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MENTAL HEALTH EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 17.2
unfavorable
13.4
similar
15.1
% Diagnosed Depression 28.9
unfavorable
24.0
unfavorable
20.6
unfavorable
22.8
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 30.7
similar
30.3
favorable
36.9
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 12.7
similar
16.1
similar
16.4
Suicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 17.3
similar
17.1
unfavorable
13.9
unfavorable
12.8
favorable
20.1
Mental Health Providers per 100,000 77.8
favorable
40.8
favorable
42.6
% Taking Rx/Receiving Mental Health Trtmt 22.1
unfavorable
16.8
% Unable to Get Mental Health Svcs in Past Yr 4.3
favorable
7.8
 
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NUTRITION, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & WEIGHT EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Population With Low Food Access (Percent) 11.7
favorable
18.0
favorable
22.4
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 13.8
favorable
21.1
favorable
24.9
% 5+ Servings of Fruits/Vegetables per Day 28.9
similar
32.7
unfavorable
37.2
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 28.8
favorable
32.4
similar
31.3
unfavorable
21.2
similar
26.7
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 23.2
favorable
16.8
similar
21.4
unfavorable
28.4
similar
21.4
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 52.0
favorable
33.0
similar
51.9
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 17.7
unfavorable
30.0
unfavorable
34.5
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 81.1
unfavorable
68.5
unfavorable
61.0
unfavorable
73.0
% Obese (BMI 30+) 45.8
unfavorable
36.6
unfavorable
31.3
unfavorable
36.0
unfavorable
37.3
% Children [Age 5-17] Healthy Weight 60.3
similar
47.6
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight (85th Percentile) 30.8
similar
32.3
favorable
57.7
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese (95th Percentile) 23.6
similar
16.0
similar
15.5
similar
32.3
 
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ORAL HEALTH EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% Have Dental Insurance 70.3
similar
68.7
favorable
59.8
favorable
62.6
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 59.3
similar
61.9
similar
62.0
favorable
45.0
similar
59.2
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 83.5
favorable
72.1
favorable
45.0
similar
78.9
 
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POTENTIALLY DISABLING CONDITIONS EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% 3+ Chronic Conditions 42.9
unfavorable
32.5
% Activity Limitations 25.2
similar
24.0
favorable
31.1
% With High-Impact Chronic Pain 20.1
unfavorable
14.1
unfavorable
7.0
Alzheimer's Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 44.0
unfavorable
34.2
unfavorable
30.6
similar
46.1
% Caregiver to a Friend/Family Member 30.7
unfavorable
22.6
similar
35.3
 
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RESPIRATORY DISEASE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
CLRD (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 62.4
similar
64.3
unfavorable
40.4
similar
60.7
Pneumonia/Influenza (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 19.4
similar
17.9
unfavorable
14.2
similar
19.9
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 67.7
favorable
59.4
similar
71.0
favorable
58.0
% [Adult] Asthma 8.2
favorable
11.5
favorable
12.9
favorable
12.5
% [Child 0-17] Asthma 4.2
similar
7.8
favorable
13.8
% COPD (Lung Disease) 9.8
similar
12.1
unfavorable
6.4
favorable
16.8
 
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SEXUAL HEALTH EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Chlamydia Incidence Rate 344.0
favorable
436.4
favorable
539.9
Gonorrhea Incidence Rate 83.9
favorable
167.7
favorable
179.1
 
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SUBSTANCE ABUSE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
Cirrhosis/Liver Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 9.5
favorable
12.7
similar
10.9
similar
10.9
favorable
12.8
% Excessive Drinker 15.7
similar
15.9
favorable
27.2
similar
16.6
Unintentional Drug-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 28.1
similar
31.7
unfavorable
18.1
unfavorable
12.9
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 3.3
similar
2.0
favorable
12.0
similar
2.5
% Used an Opioid Drug in Past Year 15.1
similar
12.9
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 2.8
unfavorable
5.4
similar
2.2
% Personally Impacted by Substance Abuse 34.2
similar
35.8
 
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TOBACCO USE EMJBBH Service Area vs. KY vs. US vs. HP2030 TREND
% Current Smoker 16.2
favorable
23.4
similar
17.4
unfavorable
5.0
favorable
22.5
% Someone Smokes at Home 11.6
similar
14.6
favorable
20.6
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 8.2
favorable
17.4
favorable
20.3
% [Smokers] Have Quit Smoking 1+ Days in Past Year 39.7
unfavorable
54.5
similar
42.8
unfavorable
65.7
unfavorable
58.2
% [Smokers] Received Advice to Quit Smoking 70.6
similar
59.6
similar
66.6
similar
76.9
% Currently Use Vaping Products 2.1
favorable
6.1
favorable
8.9
favorable
5.2
 
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