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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Social Determinants LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Linguistically Isolated Population (Percent) 0.5
favorable
1.3
favorable
4.8
Population in Poverty (Percent) 13.2
favorable
14.1
favorable
15.4
Population Below 200% FPL (Percent) 33.0
similar
33.4
similar
34.2
Children Below 200% FPL (Percent) 42.9
similar
41.4
similar
43.8
No High School Diploma (Age 25+, Percent) 7.9
favorable
9.6
favorable
14.0
% Was Homeless at Some Point in the Past 2 Years 2.1
% Lived on the Street, in a Car, or in a Shelter/Past 2 Years 0.0
 
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Overall Health LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 10.0
similar
12.7
favorable
15.3
similar
12.4
% Activity Limitations 16.9
similar
18.9
favorable
21.5
favorable
23.5
 
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Access to Health Services LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 12.4
similar
14.9
similar
15.1
unfavorable
0.0
similar
14.2
% [Insured] Went Without Coverage in Past Year 4.7
favorable
8.1
favorable
9.8
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 36.4
similar
39.9
similar
40.3
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 15.0
similar
15.4
similar
12.6
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 9.7
favorable
15.8
similar
10.8
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 11.1
favorable
18.2
similar
15.0
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 19.2
similar
17.0
similar
17.6
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 13.3
similar
11.0
unfavorable
8.6
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 3.7
favorable
9.4
favorable
8.8
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 8.0
favorable
15.3
favorable
14.1
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 2.0
favorable
6.0
similar
4.5
Primary Care Doctors per 100,000 80.1
similar
76.8
favorable
74.5
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 74.4
similar
76.3
unfavorable
95.0
similar
73.6
% [Age 18-64] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 73.5
similar
75.6
unfavorable
89.4
similar
72.3
% [Age 65+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 77.9
similar
80.0
unfavorable
100.0
similar
78.5
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 65.7
similar
67.8
similar
65.0
similar
59.7
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 76.6
similar
84.1
similar
79.3
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 4.6
favorable
8.9
favorable
10.6
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 17.1
similar
16.5
similar
16.5
% Outmigration for Medical Care 28.8
Live in a Health Professional Shortage Area (Percent) 3.6
favorable
25.6
favorable
34.1
% Always/Nearly Always Need Someone to Help Read Health Info 3.4
% Health Info is Seldom/Never Spoken in an Easily Understood Way 6.4
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 38.3
similar
37.3
similar
39.9
% [50+] Osteoporosis 8.2
favorable
13.5
similar
5.3
similar
8.9
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 21.5
similar
18.4
similar
23.6
 
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Cancer LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 160.8
similar
162.4
similar
166.2
similar
161.4
favorable
186.7
Prostate Cancer Incidence per 100,000 114.4
favorable
142.0
favorable
142.3
Female Breast Cancer Incidence per 100,000 123.7
similar
122.0
similar
122.7
Lung Cancer Incidence per 100,000 65.0
unfavorable
58.5
similar
64.9
Colorectal Cancer Incidence per 100,000 42.4
favorable
48.3
similar
43.3
% Skin Cancer 9.0
similar
6.5
similar
6.7
similar
6.3
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 7.7
similar
6.7
similar
6.1
similar
5.5
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 74.8
similar
77.1
unfavorable
83.6
similar
81.1
similar
75.9
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 65.4
unfavorable
79.1
unfavorable
83.9
unfavorable
93.0
unfavorable
79.4
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 72.4
similar
75.1
similar
70.5
favorable
63.7
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Kidney Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 4.1
favorable
5.3
favorable
13.2
favorable
6.8
% Kidney Disease 1.9
similar
2.5
similar
3.0
 
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Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Alzheimer's Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 25.9
favorable
37.0
unfavorable
24.0
favorable
33.5
 
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Diabetes LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Diabetes Mellitus (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 15.1
favorable
23.5
favorable
21.3
favorable
20.5
favorable
23.1
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 9.9
similar
9.1
similar
11.7
similar
11.7
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 6.7
similar
5.1
% [Non-Diabetes] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 50.1
similar
49.2
 
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Family Planning LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Teen Births per 1,000 (Age 15-19) 41.2
unfavorable
37.2
unfavorable
36.6
favorable
46.0
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 11.1
similar
10.3
favorable
17.6
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Diseases of the Heart (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 143.2
favorable
153.2
favorable
171.3
favorable
156.9
favorable
181.6
Stroke (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 33.1
favorable
39.2
favorable
37.0
favorable
34.8
favorable
39.9
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 6.5
similar
6.1
similar
6.6
% Stroke 2.0
similar
2.8
favorable
3.9
similar
3.6
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 94.8
favorable
91.0
favorable
92.6
similar
96.9
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 30.3
similar
30.7
similar
34.1
similar
26.9
favorable
36.7
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 92.0
similar
89.2
favorable
82.3
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 88.9
similar
86.6
favorable
82.1
similar
90.1
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 31.0
similar
29.9
unfavorable
13.5
similar
33.6
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 91.6
favorable
81.4
favorable
83.8
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 82.4
similar
82.3
similar
85.5
 
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HIV LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
HIV/AIDS (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 1.7
unfavorable
0.8
favorable
3.2
favorable
3.3
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 15.3
similar
19.3
similar
19.5
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 53.7
unfavorable
71.3
similar
57.5
unfavorable
70.0
unfavorable
78.3
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 37.8
similar
45.9
unfavorable
70.0
similar
40.7
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 81.0
favorable
65.4
favorable
68.4
unfavorable
90.0
favorable
67.2
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 43.5
similar
41.9
unfavorable
60.0
similar
30.3
% Have Completed Hepatitis B Vaccination Series 44.8
similar
44.7
similar
44.0
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Unintentional Injury (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 43.9
favorable
46.4
unfavorable
39.2
unfavorable
36.4
unfavorable
40.2
Motor Vehicle Crashes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 9.0
favorable
14.6
favorable
10.7
favorable
12.4
favorable
14.6
% "Always" Wear Seat Belt 74.7
favorable
65.2
unfavorable
84.8
unfavorable
92.0
similar
73.2
% Child [Age 0-17] "Always" Uses Seat Belt/Car Seat 90.0
similar
92.2
similar
89.8
% Child [Age 5-17] "Always" Wears Bicycle Helmet 45.5
similar
48.7
similar
40.6
Firearm-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 13.3
unfavorable
9.3
unfavorable
10.4
unfavorable
9.3
unfavorable
10.7
% Firearm in Home 57.8
unfavorable
34.7
similar
59.3
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 61.9
unfavorable
37.4
similar
63.5
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 16.2
similar
16.8
similar
21.9
Homicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 1.7
favorable
2.8
favorable
5.7
favorable
5.5
Violent Crime per 100,000 362.4
unfavorable
295.0
favorable
395.5
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 1.7
similar
2.8
similar
2.8
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 11.7
similar
15.0
similar
10.1
 
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Maternal, Infant & Child Health LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Low Birthweight Births (Percent) 7.2
unfavorable
6.5
favorable
8.2
favorable
7.8
Infant Death Rate 6.3
favorable
7.3
similar
6.0
similar
6.0
favorable
7.9
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 9.0
similar
11.9
unfavorable
5.0
% Diagnosed Depression 14.9
favorable
20.4
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 22.8
favorable
30.4
similar
20.3
Suicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 18.4
unfavorable
16.8
unfavorable
12.5
unfavorable
10.2
similar
18.6
% [Those With Diagnosed Depression] Seeking Help 78.5
similar
76.6
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 9.2
similar
11.9
similar
7.6
 
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Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 36.5
similar
39.5
unfavorable
45.6
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 23.3
similar
24.4
Population With Low Food Access (Percent) 25.5
favorable
36.6
unfavorable
23.6
% “Often/Sometimes" Worried That Food Would Run Out 11.6
% “Often/Sometimes" Ran Out of Food 9.1
% Used a Food Bank/Received Free Food in the Last Year 4.4
% Medical Advice on Nutrition in Past Year 32.9
unfavorable
39.2
similar
36.5
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 28.4
similar
31.4
unfavorable
34.4
unfavorable
33.9
similar
25.3
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 70.5
similar
67.0
unfavorable
63.1
similar
73.1
% Obese (BMI 30+) 32.7
similar
29.9
similar
29.0
similar
30.5
similar
27.7
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 20.4
similar
23.7
similar
20.2
% [Overweights] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 24.2
unfavorable
31.8
similar
24.5
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 33.4
unfavorable
48.3
similar
34.6
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight Both Diet/Exercise 41.6
similar
39.5
favorable
29.5
% Child [Age 5-17] Healthy Weight 62.5
similar
56.7
similar
68.1
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight (85th Percentile) 19.6
favorable
31.5
favorable
32.0
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese (95th Percentile) 10.9
similar
14.8
similar
14.5
similar
8.6
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 16.3
favorable
23.9
favorable
20.7
favorable
32.6
similar
19.3
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 50.1
similar
50.3
similar
49.1
% Moderate Physical Activity 30.2
similar
30.6
similar
29.1
% Vigorous Physical Activity 40.5
similar
38.0
similar
39.6
Recreation/Fitness Facilities per 100,000 14.0
favorable
11.9
favorable
9.7
% Medical Advice on Physical Activity in Past Year 40.6
similar
44.0
similar
44.8
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 53.8
similar
48.6
 
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Oral Health LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 72.4
similar
70.9
favorable
65.9
favorable
49.0
favorable
59.5
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 90.1
favorable
81.5
favorable
49.0
favorable
78.4
% Have Dental Insurance 62.3
similar
65.6
similar
60.0
 
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Respiratory Diseases LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
CLRD (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 44.7
similar
44.1
unfavorable
42.0
favorable
48.3
Pneumonia/Influenza (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 12.9
favorable
16.4
favorable
15.3
favorable
17.4
% COPD (Lung Disease) 7.3
unfavorable
4.5
similar
8.6
favorable
15.2
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 6.5
favorable
11.8
favorable
9.4
favorable
11.4
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 4.5
similar
7.1
similar
9.0
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Gonorrhea Incidence per 100,000 125.1
unfavorable
85.8
unfavorable
107.5
Chlamydia Incidence per 100,000 539.7
unfavorable
476.2
unfavorable
456.7
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 1.8
favorable
11.7
favorable
10.6
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 18.9
unfavorable
33.6
similar
32.6
 
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Substance Abuse LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
Cirrhosis/Liver Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 13.0
similar
12.8
unfavorable
9.9
unfavorable
8.2
unfavorable
9.9
% Current Drinker 61.6
similar
57.8
similar
56.5
similar
59.4
% Excessive Drinker 16.3
favorable
23.2
favorable
25.4
similar
17.7
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 2.0
favorable
5.0
similar
1.2
Drug-Induced Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 7.7
unfavorable
6.8
favorable
14.1
favorable
11.3
favorable
9.1
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 1.1
favorable
4.0
favorable
7.1
similar
0.8
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 2.1
unfavorable
4.9
unfavorable
4.6
 
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Tobacco Use LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Current Smoker 12.2
favorable
19.6
similar
14.9
similar
12.0
favorable
23.1
% Someone Smokes at Home 8.8
favorable
12.7
similar
12.0
% [Nonsmokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 4.0
similar
6.3
similar
5.7
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 5.6
similar
9.7
similar
6.0
% Smoke Cigars 3.8
similar
4.1
unfavorable
0.2
similar
2.7
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 5.2
similar
6.6
similar
4.0
unfavorable
0.3
similar
5.4
 
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Vision LDRH Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 6.1
unfavorable
3.1
similar
8.5
similar
8.6
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 60.3
similar
56.8
similar
65.3
 
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