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.
 
Empty cells represent areas with no comparison data.

Indicator labels beginning with a “%” are taken from the population-based PRC Community Health Survey (representing MCH Service Area); the remaining indicators are taken from secondary data sources (representing county level data).

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Social Determinants MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Linguistically Isolated Population (Percent) 3.3
favorable
4.0
favorable
6.6
favorable
4.7
Population in Poverty (Percent) 14.4
favorable
15.7
favorable
16.7
favorable
15.6
Population Below 200% FPL (Percent) 33.9
favorable
36.1
favorable
38.1
similar
34.5
Children Below 200% FPL (Percent) 44.5
similar
45.9
favorable
49.2
similar
44.2
No High School Diploma (Age 25+, Percent) 10.6
favorable
12.0
favorable
13.6
favorable
13.7
Unemployment Rate (Age 16+, Percent) 4.9
favorable
5.4
favorable
5.4
favorable
5.3
% Worry/Stress Over Rent/Mortgage in Past Year 30.8
similar
34.8
similar
31.6
 
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Overall Health MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 17.9
similar
20.3
similar
19.3
similar
18.3
% Activity Limitations 26.9
similar
29.6
similar
22.4
unfavorable
20.0
% Caregiver to a Friend/Family Member 22.5
similar
25.4
similar
20.9
 
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Access to Health Services MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 9.2
similar
11.5
favorable
22.8
similar
10.1
unfavorable
0.0
% [Insured 18-64] Have Coverage Through ACA 6.4
similar
9.3
unfavorable
10.8
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 37.1
favorable
45.6
similar
35.0
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 13.9
similar
16.9
similar
14.4
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 14.1
favorable
19.5
unfavorable
9.5
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 10.5
favorable
17.9
similar
11.5
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 18.0
similar
20.9
similar
15.4
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 13.7
similar
16.8
unfavorable
8.7
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 5.8
favorable
10.8
similar
5.0
% Language/Culture Prevented Care in Past Year 2.4
favorable
5.8
similar
1.7
% Low Health Literacy 25.9
similar
24.6
similar
23.3
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 14.2
similar
18.4
similar
10.2
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 2.4
favorable
11.1
similar
3.9
Primary Care Doctors per 100,000 86.9
favorable
77.3
favorable
70.3
favorable
74.5
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 72.9
similar
71.4
similar
74.0
unfavorable
95.0
% [Age 18-64] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 64.6
similar
66.2
unfavorable
73.1
unfavorable
89.4
% [Age 65+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 86.4
similar
83.3
favorable
76.8
unfavorable
100.0
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 72.0
similar
70.2
similar
73.0
similar
70.5
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 86.9
favorable
78.1
similar
89.3
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 9.9
similar
9.9
similar
8.5
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 9.2
favorable
16.7
favorable
14.2
Live in a Health Professional Shortage Area (Percent) 58.2
similar
60.5
unfavorable
54.7
unfavorable
33.1
% Have Completed Advance Directive Documents 48.4
favorable
42.1
favorable
33.7
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 35.2
similar
38.2
similar
32.0
% [50+] Osteoporosis 10.1
similar
11.7
similar
8.7
unfavorable
5.3
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 22.2
similar
27.0
similar
19.4
 
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Cancer MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 160.6
similar
163.4
similar
155.9
similar
163.6
similar
161.4
Prostate Cancer Incidence per 100,000 101.7
favorable
118.8
favorable
118.9
favorable
131.7
Female Breast Cancer Incidence per 100,000 119.4
similar
119.5
similar
115.2
similar
123.0
Lung Cancer Incidence per 100,000 69.1
similar
71.2
unfavorable
64.6
unfavorable
63.7
Colorectal Cancer Incidence per 100,000 36.8
favorable
40.7
favorable
39.2
favorable
41.9
Cervical Cancer Incidence per 100,000 8.1
favorable
9.3
favorable
8.9
similar
7.7
% Skin Cancer 11.0
similar
11.7
similar
8.9
similar
7.7
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 7.0
similar
9.7
similar
7.2
similar
7.7
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 80.1
similar
78.3
similar
78.5
similar
80.3
similar
81.1
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 60.4
similar
69.4
unfavorable
79.5
unfavorable
84.8
unfavorable
93.0
% [Age 50+] Sigmoid/Colonoscopy Ever 78.8
similar
79.1
favorable
69.9
similar
75.6
% [Age 50+] Blood Stool Test in Past 2 Years 41.3
similar
40.4
favorable
19.9
favorable
31.8
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 80.2
similar
79.1
favorable
66.6
similar
74.5
favorable
70.5
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Kidney Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 8.6
favorable
10.1
favorable
10.8
favorable
13.2
% Kidney Disease 3.7
similar
6.0
similar
3.8
similar
3.6
 
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Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Alzheimer's Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 17.1
favorable
18.2
similar
17.0
favorable
24.2
% [Age 45+] Increasing Confusion/Memory Loss in Past Yr 16.4
similar
13.7
similar
12.8
 
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Diabetes MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Diabetes Mellitus (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 21.3
similar
21.6
unfavorable
19.2
similar
21.1
similar
20.5
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 18.6
similar
16.3
unfavorable
11.2
similar
14.5
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 12.0
similar
11.4
unfavorable
5.7
% [Non-Diabetes] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 58.6
favorable
49.9
similar
55.1
 
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Family Planning MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Teen Births per 1,000 (Age 15-19) 35.6
favorable
38.9
similar
36.1
similar
36.6
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 10.1
similar
11.2
similar
8.6
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Diseases of the Heart (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 155.6
similar
158.9
similar
151.4
favorable
169.1
similar
156.9
Stroke (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 27.1
favorable
31.1
favorable
31.4
favorable
36.5
favorable
34.8
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 9.9
similar
8.9
similar
6.9
% Heart Attack 5.6
similar
5.6
similar
5.3
similar
4.0
% Angina/Coronary Heart Disease 7.5
similar
5.6
similar
5.4
similar
5.2
% Stroke 3.2
similar
4.6
similar
3.4
similar
2.6
% Congestive Heart Failure 2.6
similar
3.6
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 96.3
favorable
89.4
favorable
93.6
favorable
92.6
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 47.8
similar
45.3
unfavorable
34.6
unfavorable
36.5
unfavorable
26.9
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 93.2
similar
92.7
similar
92.5
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 83.4
similar
83.7
similar
79.5
similar
87.4
similar
82.1
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 43.6
similar
40.6
unfavorable
33.5
unfavorable
13.5
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 79.8
similar
82.0
similar
84.2
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 89.4
similar
87.8
unfavorable
83.0
 
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HIV MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
HIV/AIDS (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 4.2
unfavorable
3.8
similar
4.4
unfavorable
2.1
unfavorable
3.3
HIV Prevalence per 100,000 437.1
similar
454.0
favorable
606.1
unfavorable
353.2
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 9.5
unfavorable
28.8
unfavorable
21.3
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 54.8
similar
50.9
similar
53.1
similar
58.9
unfavorable
70.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 48.8
similar
42.8
similar
48.0
unfavorable
70.0
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 84.1
favorable
73.5
favorable
66.9
similar
76.3
similar
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 40.2
similar
40.3
similar
38.7
unfavorable
60.0
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Unintentional Injury (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 48.5
similar
46.9
unfavorable
40.1
unfavorable
39.7
unfavorable
36.4
Motor Vehicle Crashes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 10.8
favorable
12.0
favorable
12.0
similar
10.6
favorable
12.4
% [Age 45+] Fell in the Past Year 31.0
similar
29.7
similar
28.2
Firearm-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 11.5
similar
11.0
similar
11.9
unfavorable
10.4
unfavorable
9.3
% Firearm in Home 28.2
similar
28.0
similar
33.8
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 26.1
similar
29.5
similar
31.0
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 39.8
similar
30.1
unfavorable
20.4
Homicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 5.2
similar
5.1
favorable
6.3
similar
5.2
favorable
5.5
Violent Crime per 100,000 604.6
unfavorable
455.5
unfavorable
514.6
unfavorable
395.5
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 2.2
similar
4.0
similar
2.3
% Perceive Neighborhood as “Slightly/Not At All Safe” 8.6
favorable
18.1
favorable
15.3
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 13.3
similar
16.7
similar
15.1
 
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Maternal, Infant & Child Health MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
No Prenatal Care in First Trimester (Percent) 30.2
unfavorable
22.8
unfavorable
27.7
unfavorable
17.3
unfavorable
22.1
Low Birthweight Births (Percent) 8.6
similar
8.8
similar
8.7
similar
8.2
unfavorable
7.8
Infant Death Rate 8.4
unfavorable
7.9
unfavorable
7.0
unfavorable
6.5
unfavorable
6.0
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 11.7
similar
14.3
similar
15.5
% Diagnosed Depression 21.3
similar
20.0
unfavorable
16.2
similar
17.9
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 34.9
similar
29.6
similar
29.9
Suicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 18.0
unfavorable
15.6
unfavorable
14.0
unfavorable
12.7
unfavorable
10.2
% Have Ever Sought Help for Mental Health 29.9
similar
30.2
similar
27.4
% [Those With Diagnosed Depression] Seeking Help 86.2
similar
84.1
similar
91.7
% Taking Rx/Receiving Mental Health Trtmt 14.6
similar
15.6
similar
13.6
% Unable to Get Mental Health Svcs in Past Yr 6.0
similar
6.0
similar
4.4
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 19.7
similar
17.4
unfavorable
11.7
% Average <7 Hours of Sleep per Night 26.1
favorable
38.0
favorable
39.5
 
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Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 28.6
similar
26.8
similar
27.4
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 19.4
favorable
28.5
similar
21.9
Population With Low Food Access (Percent) 19.7
favorable
28.3
favorable
26.9
favorable
23.6
% Food Insecure 26.1
favorable
32.5
similar
25.9
% 7+ Sugar-Sweetened Drinks in Past Week 21.9
similar
23.7
favorable
30.2
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 32.6
similar
30.5
similar
32.9
similar
33.9
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 66.3
similar
66.5
similar
62.2
similar
65.2
% Obese (BMI 30+) 30.3
similar
34.3
similar
26.2
similar
33.4
similar
30.5
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 25.4
similar
25.0
similar
20.4
% [Overweights] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 34.7
similar
30.8
favorable
27.1
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 55.8
similar
45.8
favorable
40.8
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight Both Diet/Exercise 63.6
similar
62.9
similar
57.0
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 27.1
similar
27.5
similar
23.7
similar
27.9
favorable
32.6
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 22.2
similar
21.7
similar
19.9
similar
23.6
similar
20.1
Recreation/Fitness Facilities per 100,000 11.9
favorable
11.3
favorable
9.4
favorable
9.7
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 48.7
favorable
34.3
similar
47.9
 
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Oral Health MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 60.8
similar
55.5
similar
61.9
unfavorable
67.2
favorable
49.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 80.9
similar
73.3
similar
90.7
favorable
49.0
% Have Dental Insurance 69.0
similar
63.8
similar
66.5
 
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Respiratory Diseases MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
CLRD (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 40.0
favorable
44.2
similar
38.8
similar
41.4
Pneumonia/Influenza (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 10.2
similar
9.9
unfavorable
9.2
favorable
15.1
% COPD (Lung Disease) 8.6
similar
11.6
similar
7.6
similar
9.5
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 7.1
similar
9.2
similar
8.0
similar
9.5
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 4.9
similar
10.4
similar
6.5
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Gonorrhea Incidence per 100,000 143.1
unfavorable
125.2
unfavorable
107.1
unfavorable
110.7
Chlamydia Incidence per 100,000 422.6
favorable
463.3
similar
429.8
favorable
456.1
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 8.8
similar
9.4
similar
10.3
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 33.3
similar
34.4
similar
44.5
 
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Substance Abuse MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Cirrhosis/Liver Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 14.6
unfavorable
12.8
unfavorable
11.0
unfavorable
10.2
unfavorable
8.2
% Current Drinker 59.5
similar
58.4
similar
54.4
similar
59.7
% Excessive Drinker 25.1
similar
24.4
similar
22.2
similar
25.4
% Life Negatively Affected by Substance Abuse 37.8
similar
37.9
similar
32.2
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 4.3
similar
6.2
similar
4.1
Drug-Induced Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 21.8
unfavorable
18.0
unfavorable
13.7
unfavorable
14.6
unfavorable
11.3
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 1.1
favorable
6.2
favorable
3.0
favorable
7.1
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 2.1
unfavorable
5.0
unfavorable
4.1
 
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Tobacco Use MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Smoker 8.6
favorable
16.1
favorable
17.7
favorable
14.0
favorable
12.0
% Someone Smokes at Home 8.0
favorable
15.0
similar
10.2
% [Nonsmokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 3.4
favorable
8.4
similar
3.9
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 9.1
favorable
16.8
similar
10.2
% Smoke Cigars 3.9
favorable
7.7
similar
3.6
unfavorable
0.2
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 1.8
favorable
5.2
similar
2.8
similar
3.0
unfavorable
0.3
% Currently Use Electronic Cigarettes 4.3
similar
6.0
similar
3.8
 
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Vision MCH Service Area vs. BayCare Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 6.2
favorable
9.3
similar
6.0
similar
7.3
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 68.5
similar
65.1
favorable
59.3
 
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