West Covina (California) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 106098 adults living in West Covina around 31511 adults are suffering from High Cholesterol. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of West Covina and tried to bring it here to make you aware of that. Awareness at the right time can save you from future health conditions.
  • City : West Covina
  • State : California
  • Location : (34.0554415174, -117.91128206)
  • Adult Population : 106098

Major Health Conditions among people of West Covina (California)

  • Around 31511 adults in West Covina are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 29.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 27585 adults in West Covina are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 26% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17400 adults in West Covina are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 16.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 11140 adults in West Covina was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 10.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 11034 adults in West Covina was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 10.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10504 adults in West Covina are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 9.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 9337 adults in West Covina are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 8.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 7745 adults in West Covina were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 7.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5305 adults in West Covina were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4774 adults in West Covina are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 4.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4456 adults in West Covina were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 4.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 2759 adults in West Covina were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 2440 adults in West Covina have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 2.3% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of West Covina (California)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of West Covina
  • 38514 adults, i.e. 36.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 23448 adults, i.e. 22.1% of adult population of this city, can be categorized as obese. However we have categorized it into unhealthy behaviors, but now obesity is a disease, so these people fall into diseased category in modern terminology. Know your obesity level using our BMI Calculator
  • 21538 adults, i.e. 20.3% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 16763 adults, i.e. 15.8% of adult population of this city, are indulged in binge drinking, which means they are drinking more than 4 or 5 drinks in a single session.
  • 11671 adults, i.e. 11% of adult population of this city, are currently smoking. If you want to know how much damage smoking has done to you, then you may use our Smoking Damage Calculator.

Preventive Measures taken by people of West Covina (California)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of West Covina to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 80.1% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 80953 adults, i.e. 76.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 75.6% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 70767 adults, i.e. 66.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 68433 adults, i.e. 64.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 67160 adults, i.e. 63.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 55065 adults, i.e. 51.9% of adult population of this city, are taking Blood Pressure Medication to keep their BP in check. Read New High Blood Pressure Guidelines by American Heart Association
  • 35.2% of adult women above the age of 65 are up to date on a core set of clinical preventive services: Flu shot past Year, PPV shot ever, Colorectal cancer screening, and Mammogram past 2 Years.
  • 28.2% of adult men above the age of 65 are up to date on a core set of clinical preventive services: Flu shot past Year, PPV shot ever, Colorectal cancer screening.
  • 14.4% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 85.6% adults in 18-64 age group have taken health insurance, which is a good thing.

Reference : https://chronicdata.cdc.gov/

Disclaimer : The data used in this page is extracted from the public database provided by CDC on their website. The number of adults shown in the above data are approximate figures. If you find some stats inaccurate then you may verify them from https://chronicdata.cdc.gov/ .
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