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

Nashville (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 601222 adults living in Nashville around 211630 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Nashville 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 : Nashville
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (36.1712229904, -86.7845944773)
  • Adult Population : 601222

Major Health Conditions among people of Nashville (Tennessee)

  • Around 211630 adults in Nashville are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 35.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 203814 adults in Nashville are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 161127 adults in Nashville are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 26.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 96196 adults in Nashville are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 16% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 81766 adults in Nashville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 80564 adults in Nashville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 64932 adults in Nashville are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 10.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 62527 adults in Nashville were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 45092 adults in Nashville were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 37276 adults in Nashville are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 36675 adults in Nashville were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 20442 adults in Nashville have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 17435 adults in Nashville 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 Nashville (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Nashville
  • 236881 adults, i.e. 39.4% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 193593 adults, i.e. 32.2% 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
  • 161127 adults, i.e. 26.8% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 129263 adults, i.e. 21.5% 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.
  • 93791 adults, i.e. 15.6% 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 Nashville (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Nashville to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 80.2% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 462340 adults, i.e. 76.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 75.7% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 420254 adults, i.e. 69.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 393800 adults, i.e. 65.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 390794 adults, i.e. 65% 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
  • 376365 adults, i.e. 62.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 35.7% 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.
  • 31.2% 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.
  • 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/ .

Murfreesboro (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 108755 adults living in Murfreesboro around 36977 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Murfreesboro 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 : Murfreesboro
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (35.850778195, -86.408628238)
  • Adult Population : 108755

Major Health Conditions among people of Murfreesboro (Tennessee)

  • Around 36977 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 34% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 36868 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 28711 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 26.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 16748 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 15.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 14464 adults in Murfreesboro 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 14356 adults in Murfreesboro was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11093 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 10.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10767 adults in Murfreesboro were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8265 adults in Murfreesboro were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 6852 adults in Murfreesboro were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6852 adults in Murfreesboro are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 3263 adults in Murfreesboro have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 3045 adults in Murfreesboro were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.8% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Murfreesboro (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Murfreesboro
  • 41001 adults, i.e. 37.7% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 34040 adults, i.e. 31.3% 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
  • 27733 adults, i.e. 25.5% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 23056 adults, i.e. 21.2% 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.
  • 16640 adults, i.e. 15.3% 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 Murfreesboro (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Murfreesboro to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 81.3% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 85481 adults, i.e. 78.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 73.4% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 76129 adults, i.e. 70% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 70038 adults, i.e. 64.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 69168 adults, i.e. 63.6% 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
  • 66232 adults, i.e. 60.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 33.9% 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.
  • 33% 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.
  • 13.4% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 86.6% 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/ .

Memphis (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 646889 adults living in Memphis around 278162 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Memphis 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 : Memphis
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (35.1046295042, -89.978906085)
  • Adult Population : 646889

Major Health Conditions among people of Memphis (Tennessee)

  • Around 278162 adults in Memphis are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 43% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 218002 adults in Memphis are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 192773 adults in Memphis are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 29.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 149431 adults in Memphis are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 23.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 108677 adults in Memphis was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 16.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 100915 adults in Memphis was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 97680 adults in Memphis are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 15.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 75039 adults in Memphis were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 11.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 58867 adults in Memphis were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 9.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 45929 adults in Memphis are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 7.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 35579 adults in Memphis were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 31698 adults in Memphis have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 23935 adults in Memphis were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.7% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Memphis (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Memphis
  • 265871 adults, i.e. 41.1% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 265224 adults, i.e. 41% 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
  • 207651 adults, i.e. 32.1% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 158488 adults, i.e. 24.5% 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.
  • 74392 adults, i.e. 11.5% 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 Memphis (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Memphis to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 77.2% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 76.9% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 487107 adults, i.e. 75.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 471582 adults, i.e. 72.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 450235 adults, i.e. 69.6% 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
  • 410775 adults, i.e. 63.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 335735 adults, i.e. 51.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 31.7% 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.
  • 24.2% 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.
  • 19.9% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 80.1% 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/ .

Knoxville (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 178874 adults living in Knoxville around 66899 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Knoxville 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 : Knoxville
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (35.9690594531, -83.9495877264)
  • Adult Population : 178874

Major Health Conditions among people of Knoxville (Tennessee)

  • Around 66899 adults in Knoxville are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 37.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 61712 adults in Knoxville are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 34.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 53304 adults in Knoxville are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 29.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 30587 adults in Knoxville are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 17.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 28441 adults in Knoxville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 28262 adults in Knoxville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 20571 adults in Knoxville are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 11.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 19318 adults in Knoxville were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 16099 adults in Knoxville were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 12342 adults in Knoxville are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 11448 adults in Knoxville were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6618 adults in Knoxville have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 5724 adults in Knoxville were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.2% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Knoxville (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Knoxville
  • 66899 adults, i.e. 37.4% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 60817 adults, i.e. 34% 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
  • 49548 adults, i.e. 27.7% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 43824 adults, i.e. 24.5% 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.
  • 25221 adults, i.e. 14.1% 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 Knoxville (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Knoxville to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 137554 adults, i.e. 76.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 76.6% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 74.6% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 123781 adults, i.e. 69.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 116089 adults, i.e. 64.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 115910 adults, i.e. 64.8% 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
  • 100348 adults, i.e. 56.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 35.8% 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.
  • 33.1% 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.
  • 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/ .

Clarksville (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 132929 adults living in Clarksville around 49184 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Clarksville 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 : Clarksville
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (36.569683159, -87.3432371614)
  • Adult Population : 132929

Major Health Conditions among people of Clarksville (Tennessee)

  • Around 49184 adults in Clarksville are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 37% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 44398 adults in Clarksville are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 38416 adults in Clarksville are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 28.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 23396 adults in Clarksville are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 17.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 19806 adults in Clarksville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 19009 adults in Clarksville was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 15553 adults in Clarksville are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 11.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 13692 adults in Clarksville were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10767 adults in Clarksville were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8906 adults in Clarksville are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 8109 adults in Clarksville were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4520 adults in Clarksville have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 3988 adults in Clarksville were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Clarksville (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Clarksville
  • 54900 adults, i.e. 41.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 50247 adults, i.e. 37.8% 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
  • 37353 adults, i.e. 28.1% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 29377 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.
  • 19408 adults, i.e. 14.6% 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 Clarksville (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Clarksville to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 78.6% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 103286 adults, i.e. 77.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 73.8% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 96905 adults, i.e. 72.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 86670 adults, i.e. 65.2% 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
  • 84144 adults, i.e. 63.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 80422 adults, i.e. 60.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 35.9% 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.
  • 31.4% 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.
  • 14.9% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 85.1% 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/ .

Chattanooga (Tennessee) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 167674 adults living in Chattanooga around 65393 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Chattanooga 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 : Chattanooga
  • State : Tennessee
  • Location : (35.0662472165, -85.2466771892)
  • Adult Population : 167674

Major Health Conditions among people of Chattanooga (Tennessee)

  • Around 65393 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 39% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 55500 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 48122 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 28.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 31020 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 18.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 25654 adults in Chattanooga was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 25151 adults in Chattanooga was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 15% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 20792 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 12.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17941 adults in Chattanooga were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 14755 adults in Chattanooga were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 8.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11570 adults in Chattanooga are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 9893 adults in Chattanooga were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6707 adults in Chattanooga have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 5366 adults in Chattanooga were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.2% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Chattanooga (Tennessee)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Chattanooga
  • 67573 adults, i.e. 40.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 57680 adults, i.e. 34.4% 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
  • 48961 adults, i.e. 29.2% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 40409 adults, i.e. 24.1% 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.
  • 21965 adults, i.e. 13.1% 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 Chattanooga (Tennessee)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Chattanooga to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 79.8% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 128438 adults, i.e. 76.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 74.8% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 120725 adults, i.e. 72% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 112174 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
  • 108988 adults, i.e. 65% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 97586 adults, i.e. 58.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 31% 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.
  • 28.3% 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.
  • 16.6% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 83.4% 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/ .