Showing posts with label Alabama Health. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Alabama Health. Show all posts

Tuscaloosa (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 90468 adults living in Tuscaloosa around 37363 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Tuscaloosa 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 : Tuscaloosa
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (33.2336083951, -87.5268004073)
  • Adult Population : 90468

Major Health Conditions among people of Tuscaloosa (Alabama)

  • Around 37363 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 41.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 32749 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 36.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 28407 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 31.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17098 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 18.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 14113 adults in Tuscaloosa was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 13751 adults in Tuscaloosa was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 12575 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 13.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8775 adults in Tuscaloosa were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 7509 adults in Tuscaloosa were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6152 adults in Tuscaloosa are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5519 adults in Tuscaloosa were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 3709 adults in Tuscaloosa have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 2985 adults in Tuscaloosa were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.3% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Tuscaloosa (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Tuscaloosa
  • 37092 adults, i.e. 41% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 33383 adults, i.e. 36.9% 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
  • 27321 adults, i.e. 30.2% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 19993 adults, i.e. 22.1% 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.
  • 13389 adults, i.e. 14.8% 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Tuscaloosa (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Tuscaloosa to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 81.4% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 77.5% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 68484 adults, i.e. 75.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 67580 adults, i.e. 74.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 61156 adults, i.e. 67.6% 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
  • 55638 adults, i.e. 61.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 52924 adults, i.e. 58.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 35.3% 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.
  • 32.4% 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.
  • 16.8% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 83.2% 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/ .

Montgomery (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 205764 adults living in Montgomery around 83952 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Montgomery 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 : Montgomery
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (32.3472645333, -86.2677059552)
  • Adult Population : 205764

Major Health Conditions among people of Montgomery (Alabama)

  • Around 83952 adults in Montgomery are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 40.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 70166 adults in Montgomery are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 34.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 61318 adults in Montgomery are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 29.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 37449 adults in Montgomery are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 18.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 30042 adults in Montgomery was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 29424 adults in Montgomery was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 28601 adults in Montgomery are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 13.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 21194 adults in Montgomery were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 16873 adults in Montgomery were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 14198 adults in Montgomery are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 12346 adults in Montgomery were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8642 adults in Montgomery have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 6996 adults in Montgomery were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.4% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Montgomery (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Montgomery
  • 78396 adults, i.e. 38.1% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 75927 adults, i.e. 36.9% 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
  • 61729 adults, i.e. 30% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 43416 adults, i.e. 21.1% 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.
  • 30659 adults, i.e. 14.9% 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Montgomery (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Montgomery to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 80.3% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 77.5% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 158438 adults, i.e. 77% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 157821 adults, i.e. 76.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 140743 adults, i.e. 68.4% 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
  • 133952 adults, i.e. 65.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 124693 adults, i.e. 60.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 33.3% 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.
  • 31.5% 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.
  • 18% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 82% 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/ .

Mobile (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 195111 adults living in Mobile around 79996 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Mobile 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 : Mobile
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (30.6776248648, -88.1184482714)
  • Adult Population : 195111

Major Health Conditions among people of Mobile (Alabama)

  • Around 79996 adults in Mobile are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 41% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 68484 adults in Mobile are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 35.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 60289 adults in Mobile are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 30.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 38242 adults in Mobile are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 19.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 30242 adults in Mobile was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 28876 adults in Mobile was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 28291 adults in Mobile are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 14.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 19316 adults in Mobile were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 15999 adults in Mobile were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 14048 adults in Mobile are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 7.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 11707 adults in Mobile were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8195 adults in Mobile have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 6439 adults in Mobile were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.3% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Mobile (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Mobile
  • 77459 adults, i.e. 39.7% 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
  • 77459 adults, i.e. 39.7% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 57168 adults, i.e. 29.3% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 40388 adults, i.e. 20.7% 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.
  • 29267 adults, i.e. 15% 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Mobile (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Mobile 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.
  • 77.1% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 148089 adults, i.e. 75.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 144577 adults, i.e. 74.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 130334 adults, i.e. 66.8% 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
  • 127017 adults, i.e. 65.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 113945 adults, i.e. 58.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 31.6% 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.
  • 31.5% 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.
  • 17.4% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 82.6% 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/ .

Huntsville (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 180105 adults living in Huntsville around 65378 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Huntsville 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 : Huntsville
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (34.6989692671, -86.6387042882)
  • Adult Population : 180105

Major Health Conditions among people of Huntsville (Alabama)

  • Around 65378 adults in Huntsville are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 36.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 62316 adults in Huntsville are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 34.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 51330 adults in Huntsville are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 28.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 25575 adults in Huntsville are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 14.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 23954 adults in Huntsville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 23594 adults in Huntsville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 21432 adults in Huntsville are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 11.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17110 adults in Huntsville were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 13328 adults in Huntsville were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11527 adults in Huntsville are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 11167 adults in Huntsville were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 5943 adults in Huntsville have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 5223 adults in Huntsville were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.9% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Huntsville (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Huntsville
  • 68980 adults, i.e. 38.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 59975 adults, i.e. 33.3% 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
  • 46647 adults, i.e. 25.9% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 34040 adults, i.e. 18.9% 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.
  • 25755 adults, i.e. 14.3% 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Huntsville (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Huntsville to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 78.2% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 139581 adults, i.e. 77.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 76.5% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 128955 adults, i.e. 71.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 124453 adults, i.e. 69.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 120490 adults, i.e. 66.9% 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
  • 110044 adults, i.e. 61.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 46% 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.
  • 39.8% 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.
  • 15.4% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 84.6% 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/ .

Hoover (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 81619 adults living in Hoover around 26281 adults are suffering from High Cholesterol. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Hoover 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 : Hoover
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (33.3767602729, -86.8051937568)
  • Adult Population : 81619

Major Health Conditions among people of Hoover (Alabama)

  • Around 26281 adults in Hoover are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 32.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 24241 adults in Hoover are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 29.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 18854 adults in Hoover are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 23.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 8488 adults in Hoover was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 10.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 7835 adults in Hoover was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 9.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6774 adults in Hoover are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 8.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6530 adults in Hoover are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6448 adults in Hoover were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 7.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5224 adults in Hoover were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4163 adults in Hoover are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 5.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4163 adults in Hoover were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 5.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 1796 adults in Hoover were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 1796 adults in Hoover have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 2.2% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Hoover (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Hoover
  • 26771 adults, i.e. 32.8% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 23588 adults, i.e. 28.9% 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
  • 16487 adults, i.e. 20.2% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 14691 adults, i.e. 18% 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.
  • 11345 adults, i.e. 13.9% 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 Hoover (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Hoover to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 83.5% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 66275 adults, i.e. 81.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 78.9% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 60806 adults, i.e. 74.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 60643 adults, i.e. 74.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 59337 adults, i.e. 72.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 51665 adults, i.e. 63.3% 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
  • 46.8% 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.
  • 39.3% 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.
  • 10.6% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 89.4% 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/ .

Birmingham (Alabama) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 212237 adults living in Birmingham around 93597 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Birmingham 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 : Birmingham
  • State : Alabama
  • Location : (33.5275663773, -86.7988174678)
  • Adult Population : 212237

Major Health Conditions among people of Birmingham (Alabama)

  • Around 93597 adults in Birmingham are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 44.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 74920 adults in Birmingham are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 35.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 62185 adults in Birmingham are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 29.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 48602 adults in Birmingham are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 22.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 35444 adults in Birmingham are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 16.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 34595 adults in Birmingham was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 16.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 32048 adults in Birmingham was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 22285 adults in Birmingham were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 18465 adults in Birmingham were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 15918 adults in Birmingham are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 7.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 12098 adults in Birmingham were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10612 adults in Birmingham have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 5% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 8277 adults in Birmingham were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.9% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Birmingham (Alabama)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Birmingham
  • 90413 adults, i.e. 42.6% 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
  • 88715 adults, i.e. 41.8% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 75981 adults, i.e. 35.8% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 47966 adults, i.e. 22.6% 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.
  • 27591 adults, i.e. 13% 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Birmingham (Alabama)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Birmingham to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 78.4% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 77.7% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 163210 adults, i.e. 76.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 160876 adults, i.e. 75.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 148778 adults, i.e. 70.1% 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
  • 137317 adults, i.e. 64.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 111424 adults, i.e. 52.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 33% 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.
  • 26.7% 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.
  • 19.5% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 80.5% 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/ .