Health Indicators (Key)

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Note: Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) is a widely accepted set of health promotion and disease prevention goals for all Americans.
 
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General Health Status CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 17.8
similar
18.7
similar
15.3
% Activity Limitations 25.4
unfavorable
21.3
similar
21.5
 
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Access to Health Services CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 20.4
similar
21.5
unfavorable
15.1
unfavorable
0.0
% [Insured] Went Without Coverage in Past Year 5.8
similar
8.1
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 39.0
similar
39.9
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 12.5
similar
15.4
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 12.8
similar
15.8
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 16.1
similar
18.2
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 18.7
similar
17.0
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 11.7
similar
11.0
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 7.1
similar
9.4
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 13.4
similar
15.3
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 7.5
similar
6.0
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 69.3
unfavorable
76.3
unfavorable
95.0
% [Age 18-64] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 69.1
unfavorable
75.6
unfavorable
89.4
% [Age 65+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 75.2
similar
80.0
unfavorable
100.0
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 61.7
similar
65.0
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 74.5
unfavorable
84.1
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 5.7
favorable
8.9
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 14.4
similar
16.5
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 32.0
similar
37.3
% [50+] Osteoporosis 11.5
similar
13.5
unfavorable
5.3
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 21.8
similar
18.4
 
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Cancer CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 149.2
favorable
158.2
favorable
174.2
favorable
160.6
% Skin Cancer 8.2
unfavorable
5.8
similar
6.7
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 6.3
similar
5.8
similar
6.1
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 79.9
similar
81.4
similar
83.6
similar
81.1
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 87.7
favorable
80.8
similar
83.9
unfavorable
93.0
% [Age 50+] Sigmoid/Colonoscopy Ever 79.7
favorable
61.5
similar
75.2
% [Age 50+] Blood Stool Test in Past 2 Years 29.6
similar
27.0
unfavorable
36.9
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 77.9
similar
75.1
favorable
70.5
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Kidney Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 4.0
favorable
8.6
favorable
15.2
% Kidney Disease 1.6
favorable
3.0
 
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Diabetes CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Diabetes Mellitus (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 15.3
favorable
20.3
favorable
21.3
favorable
20.5
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 7.4
similar
8.9
favorable
11.7
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 10.7
unfavorable
5.1
% [Non-Diabetes] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 49.8
similar
49.2
 
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Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Alzheimer's Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 27.3
favorable
29.2
unfavorable
25.0
 
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Family Planning CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Births to Teenagers 10.9
unfavorable
9.0
unfavorable
9.9
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 6.8
favorable
10.3
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Diseases of the Heart (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 153.9
favorable
168.2
favorable
184.6
similar
158.9
Stroke (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 36.6
favorable
39.2
favorable
40.2
unfavorable
33.8
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 4.9
similar
6.1
% Stroke 2.1
similar
2.2
favorable
3.9
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 91.4
similar
91.0
similar
92.6
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 31.9
unfavorable
27.8
similar
34.1
unfavorable
26.9
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 90.4
similar
89.2
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 90.7
favorable
75.5
favorable
86.6
favorable
82.1
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 29.5
favorable
36.0
similar
29.9
unfavorable
13.5
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 86.0
similar
81.4
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 73.6
favorable
82.3
 
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HIV CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
HIV/AIDS (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 1.2
favorable
2.6
favorable
3.3
favorable
3.3
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 27.2
favorable
19.3
favorable
18.9
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Pertussis per 100,000 9.4
favorable
15.4
unfavorable
6.3
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 51.3
similar
57.2
similar
57.5
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 37.8
similar
45.9
unfavorable
90.0
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 67.3
similar
68.1
similar
68.4
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 35.9
similar
41.9
unfavorable
60.0
Tuberculosis Incidence per 100,000 5.8
favorable
6.4
unfavorable
3.6
unfavorable
1.0
% Have Completed Hepatitis B Vaccination Series 43.9
similar
44.7
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Unintentional Injury (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 31.8
unfavorable
28.9
favorable
38.2
favorable
36.0
Motor Vehicle Crashes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 8.3
favorable
8.8
favorable
11.9
favorable
12.4
% "Always" Wear Seat Belt 93.5
unfavorable
97.7
favorable
84.8
similar
92.0
% Child [Age 5-17] Healthy Weight 61.1
similar
56.7
% Child [Age 0-17] "Always" Uses Seat Belt/Car Seat 96.0
similar
92.2
% Child [Age 5-17] "Always" Wears Bicycle Helmet 65.4
favorable
48.7
Firearm-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 5.1
favorable
8.1
favorable
10.2
favorable
9.2
% Firearm in Home 17.3
favorable
34.7
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 18.7
favorable
37.4
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 7.1
favorable
16.8
Homicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 2.7
favorable
5.6
favorable
5.6
favorable
5.5
Violent Crime per 100,000 401.1
favorable
425.8
similar
392.8
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 2.8
similar
2.8
Domestic Violence Offenses per 100,000 374.7
favorable
428.1
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 11.9
similar
15.0
 
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Maternal, Infant & Child Health CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Late or No Prenatal Care 1.9
favorable
3.2
% of Low Birthweight Births 5.9
favorable
6.8
favorable
8.2
favorable
7.8
Infant Death Rate 5.5
unfavorable
5.1
favorable
6.5
favorable
6.0
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 12.9
similar
11.9
% Diagnosed Depression 22.1
similar
20.4
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 35.0
unfavorable
30.4
Suicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 11.1
unfavorable
10.3
favorable
11.8
unfavorable
10.2
% [Those With Diagnosed Depression] Seeking Help 84.0
similar
76.6
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 11.9
similar
11.9
 
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Nutrition & Weight Status CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 45.0
favorable
39.5
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 14.5
favorable
24.4
% Medical Advice on Nutrition in Past Year 42.7
similar
39.2
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 41.9
favorable
34.4
favorable
33.9
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 56.1
favorable
60.2
favorable
63.1
% Obese (BMI 30+) 18.6
favorable
23.8
favorable
29.0
favorable
30.5
% [Overweights] Perceive Self "About the Right Weight" 26.7
unfavorable
22.1
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 25.0
similar
23.7
% [Overweights] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 34.8
similar
31.8
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 41.0
similar
48.3
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight Both Diet/Exercise 36.7
similar
39.5
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight (85th Percentile) 29.2
similar
31.5
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese (95th Percentile) 18.0
similar
14.8
similar
14.5
 
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Oral Health CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 75.0
favorable
69.6
favorable
65.9
favorable
49.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 87.4
similar
81.5
favorable
49.0
% Have Dental Insurance 58.4
unfavorable
65.6
 
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Physical Activity CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 16.2
favorable
19.1
favorable
20.7
favorable
32.6
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 59.7
favorable
50.3
% Moderate Physical Activity 40.8
favorable
30.6
% Vigorous Physical Activity 41.5
similar
38.0
% Medical Advice on Physical Activity in Past Year 51.7
favorable
44.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 55.5
similar
48.6
 
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Respiratory Diseases CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
CLRD (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 30.8
favorable
38.1
favorable
43.2
Pneumonia/Influenza (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 12.0
favorable
17.9
favorable
16.4
% COPD (Lung Disease) 3.3
favorable
8.6
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 7.1
similar
8.4
similar
9.4
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 9.7
similar
7.1
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Gonorrhea Incidence per 100,000 18.1
favorable
69.9
favorable
101.0
Primary & Secondary Syphilis Incidence per 100,000 1.2
favorable
5.8
favorable
4.5
Chlamydia Incidence per 100,000 349.3
favorable
417.5
favorable
429.6
Hepatitis B Incidence per 100,000 0.3
favorable
0.4
favorable
1.2
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 8.9
similar
11.7
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 42.4
similar
33.6
 
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Substance Abuse CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
Cirrhosis/Liver Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 12.1
unfavorable
11.3
unfavorable
9.2
unfavorable
8.2
% Current Drinker 63.3
unfavorable
57.1
unfavorable
56.5
% Chronic Drinker (Average 2+ Drinks/Day) 5.1
similar
6.2
similar
5.2
% Binge Drinker (Single Occasion - 5+ Drinks Men, 4+ Women) 16.3
similar
18.6
similar
19.5
favorable
24.4
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 6.5
similar
5.0
Drug-Induced Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 13.2
unfavorable
11.2
similar
12.7
unfavorable
11.3
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 4.6
similar
4.0
favorable
7.1
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 7.9
favorable
4.9
 
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Tobacco Use CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Smoker 7.8
favorable
13.6
favorable
14.9
favorable
12.0
% Someone Smokes at Home 6.2
favorable
12.7
% [Non-Smokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 3.8
favorable
6.3
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 3.9
favorable
9.7
% [Smokers] Received Advice to Quit Smoking 59.4
similar
67.8
% [Smokers] Have Quit Smoking 1+ Days in Past Year 73.6
similar
55.9
similar
80.0
% Smoke Cigars 4.2
similar
4.1
unfavorable
0.2
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 1.7
favorable
4.0
unfavorable
0.3
 
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Vision CHS Service Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 8.9
similar
8.5
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 59.7
similar
56.8
 
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