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

Virginia Beach (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 437994 adults living in Virginia Beach around 137530 adults are suffering from High Cholesterol. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Virginia Beach 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 : Virginia Beach
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (36.7534593339, -76.0589579522)
  • Adult Population : 437994

Major Health Conditions among people of Virginia Beach (Virginia)

  • Around 137530 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 132712 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 30.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 110812 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 25.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 48617 adults in Virginia Beach was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 11.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 44237 adults in Virginia Beach was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 10.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 43799 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 10% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 39419 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 36791 adults in Virginia Beach were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 8.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 26718 adults in Virginia Beach were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 22776 adults in Virginia Beach were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 5.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 22338 adults in Virginia Beach are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 5.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10950 adults in Virginia Beach have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 2.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 10512 adults in Virginia Beach were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.4% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Virginia Beach (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Virginia Beach
  • 163372 adults, i.e. 37.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 121324 adults, i.e. 27.7% 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
  • 91541 adults, i.e. 20.9% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 85847 adults, i.e. 19.6% 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.
  • 74021 adults, i.e. 16.9% 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 Virginia Beach (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Virginia Beach 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.
  • 79.9% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 348643 adults, i.e. 79.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 324554 adults, i.e. 74.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 324554 adults, i.e. 74.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 318860 adults, i.e. 72.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 265424 adults, i.e. 60.6% 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
  • 43.9% 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.
  • 43.1% 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.
  • 12% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 88% 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/ .

Suffolk (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 84585 adults living in Suffolk around 30197 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Suffolk 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 : Suffolk
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (36.6930367981, -76.6414278469)
  • Adult Population : 84585

Major Health Conditions among people of Suffolk (Virginia)

  • Around 30197 adults in Suffolk are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 35.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 26560 adults in Suffolk are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 21738 adults in Suffolk are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 25.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 13280 adults in Suffolk are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 15.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 10319 adults in Suffolk was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 9643 adults in Suffolk was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 11.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 9051 adults in Suffolk are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 10.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8036 adults in Suffolk were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 5160 adults in Suffolk were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5075 adults in Suffolk were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4821 adults in Suffolk are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 5.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 2707 adults in Suffolk have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 2368 adults in Suffolk 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 Suffolk (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Suffolk
  • 34849 adults, i.e. 41.2% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 27744 adults, i.e. 32.8% 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
  • 20300 adults, i.e. 24% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 15987 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.
  • 14041 adults, i.e. 16.6% 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 Suffolk (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Suffolk to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 82.2% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 80% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 66315 adults, i.e. 78.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 65215 adults, i.e. 77.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 56841 adults, i.e. 67.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 56164 adults, i.e. 66.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 55403 adults, i.e. 65.5% 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
  • 40.4% 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.
  • 33.6% 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% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 86% 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/ .

Roanoke (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 97032 adults living in Roanoke around 33088 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Roanoke 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 : Roanoke
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (37.2782181855, -79.9581615989)
  • Adult Population : 97032

Major Health Conditions among people of Roanoke (Virginia)

  • Around 33088 adults in Roanoke are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 34.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 30953 adults in Roanoke are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 26199 adults in Roanoke are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 27% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17563 adults in Roanoke are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 18.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 13584 adults in Roanoke was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 14% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 13196 adults in Roanoke was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11062 adults in Roanoke are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 11.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 9606 adults in Roanoke were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 7471 adults in Roanoke were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6307 adults in Roanoke are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5919 adults in Roanoke were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 3590 adults in Roanoke have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 3008 adults in Roanoke were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.1% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Roanoke (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Roanoke
  • 38619 adults, i.e. 39.8% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 32894 adults, i.e. 33.9% 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
  • 26005 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.
  • 21250 adults, i.e. 21.9% 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.
  • 14749 adults, i.e. 15.2% 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 Roanoke (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Roanoke 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.
  • 78.1% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 73647 adults, i.e. 75.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 72289 adults, i.e. 74.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 65206 adults, i.e. 67.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 63071 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
  • 58607 adults, i.e. 60.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 39.6% 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.
  • 35.4% 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.
  • 16.5% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 83.5% 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/ .

Richmond (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 204214 adults living in Richmond around 75151 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Richmond 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 : Richmond
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (37.5293933083, -77.475568168)
  • Adult Population : 204214

Major Health Conditions among people of Richmond (Virginia)

  • Around 75151 adults in Richmond are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 36.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 64736 adults in Richmond are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 50645 adults in Richmond are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 24.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 38801 adults in Richmond are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 19% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 27365 adults in Richmond was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 27160 adults in Richmond are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 13.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 26956 adults in Richmond was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 20421 adults in Richmond were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 14295 adults in Richmond were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 13070 adults in Richmond are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 11640 adults in Richmond were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8577 adults in Richmond have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 4.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 6943 adults in Richmond 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 Richmond (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Richmond
  • 80460 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.
  • 71066 adults, i.e. 34.8% 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
  • 56363 adults, i.e. 27.6% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 41864 adults, i.e. 20.5% 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.
  • 33083 adults, i.e. 16.2% 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 Richmond (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Richmond to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 79.2% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 78.6% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 155611 adults, i.e. 76.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 152752 adults, i.e. 74.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 135802 adults, i.e. 66.5% 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
  • 130493 adults, i.e. 63.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 126408 adults, i.e. 61.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 34.5% 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.
  • 31.1% 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.
  • 16.7% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 83.3% 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/ .

Portsmouth (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 95535 adults living in Portsmouth around 35730 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Portsmouth 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 : Portsmouth
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (36.8451450228, -76.3552763467)
  • Adult Population : 95535

Major Health Conditions among people of Portsmouth (Virginia)

  • Around 35730 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 37.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 30189 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 25508 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 26.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 18152 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 19% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 12897 adults in Portsmouth was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 12515 adults in Portsmouth was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11846 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 12.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 9745 adults in Portsmouth were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 10.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6687 adults in Portsmouth were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 5828 adults in Portsmouth are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 5637 adults in Portsmouth were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 3630 adults in Portsmouth have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 2962 adults in Portsmouth were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.1% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Portsmouth (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Portsmouth
  • 43182 adults, i.e. 45.2% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 35443 adults, i.e. 37.1% 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
  • 26559 adults, i.e. 27.8% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 21591 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.
  • 14235 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 Portsmouth (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Portsmouth to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 82.3% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 80.2% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 73753 adults, i.e. 77.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 73753 adults, i.e. 77.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 65537 adults, i.e. 68.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 62766 adults, i.e. 65.7% 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
  • 57799 adults, i.e. 60.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 36.4% 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.
  • 34.6% 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.
  • 16.2% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 83.8% 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/ .

Norfolk (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 242803 adults living in Norfolk around 86195 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Norfolk 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 : Norfolk
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (36.8932863006, -76.2567157761)
  • Adult Population : 242803

Major Health Conditions among people of Norfolk (Virginia)

  • Around 86195 adults in Norfolk are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 35.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 75512 adults in Norfolk are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 61915 adults in Norfolk are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 25.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 42248 adults in Norfolk are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 17.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 31079 adults in Norfolk was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 31079 adults in Norfolk was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 29379 adults in Norfolk are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 12.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 23309 adults in Norfolk were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 16268 adults in Norfolk were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 6.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 15297 adults in Norfolk are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 14083 adults in Norfolk were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8984 adults in Norfolk have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 7770 adults in Norfolk 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 Norfolk (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Norfolk
  • 101249 adults, i.e. 41.7% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 85467 adults, i.e. 35.2% 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
  • 59487 adults, i.e. 24.5% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 49532 adults, i.e. 20.4% 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.
  • 43705 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.

Preventive Measures taken by people of Norfolk (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Norfolk to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 79.9% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 78.9% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 186958 adults, i.e. 77% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 185987 adults, i.e. 76.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 160007 adults, i.e. 65.9% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 157336 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
  • 150538 adults, i.e. 62% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 33.4% 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.
  • 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.
  • 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/ .

Newport News (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 180719 adults living in Newport News around 65059 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Newport News 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 : Newport News
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (37.1051141309, -76.5182644502)
  • Adult Population : 180719

Major Health Conditions among people of Newport News (Virginia)

  • Around 65059 adults in Newport News are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 36% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 57107 adults in Newport News are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 46264 adults in Newport News are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 25.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 29096 adults in Newport News are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 16.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 23313 adults in Newport News was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 21867 adults in Newport News are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 12.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 21867 adults in Newport News was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 17530 adults in Newport News were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11566 adults in Newport News were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 10843 adults in Newport News were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 10662 adults in Newport News are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 5.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6325 adults in Newport News have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 5422 adults in Newport News 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 Newport News (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Newport News
  • 69035 adults, i.e. 38.2% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 62348 adults, i.e. 34.5% 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
  • 43553 adults, i.e. 24.1% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 35602 adults, i.e. 19.7% 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.
  • 26746 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 Newport News (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Newport News 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.
  • 140599 adults, i.e. 77.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 77.6% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 136624 adults, i.e. 75.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 119997 adults, i.e. 66.4% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 116744 adults, i.e. 64.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 116202 adults, i.e. 64.3% 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
  • 35.8% 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.
  • 34.9% 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.
  • 15.3% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 84.7% 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/ .

Lynchburg (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 75568 adults living in Lynchburg around 25618 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Lynchburg 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 : Lynchburg
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (37.4004163016, -79.1911081)
  • Adult Population : 75568

Major Health Conditions among people of Lynchburg (Virginia)

  • Around 25618 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 33.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 24937 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 33% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 19345 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 25.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 12544 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 16.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 10126 adults in Lynchburg was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 9899 adults in Lynchburg was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 13.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8615 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 11.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 7255 adults in Lynchburg were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 5365 adults in Lynchburg were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 7.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4761 adults in Lynchburg are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 4685 adults in Lynchburg were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 2720 adults in Lynchburg have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 2343 adults in Lynchburg were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 3.1% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Lynchburg (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Lynchburg
  • 28716 adults, i.e. 38% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 24937 adults, i.e. 33% 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
  • 19421 adults, i.e. 25.7% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 15491 adults, i.e. 20.5% 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.
  • 11335 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 Lynchburg (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Lynchburg to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 80.4% 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.
  • 57658 adults, i.e. 76.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 56147 adults, i.e. 74.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 49573 adults, i.e. 65.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 48968 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
  • 48061 adults, i.e. 63.6% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 36.4% 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.
  • 33.9% 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.
  • 14.7% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 85.3% 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/ .

Hampton (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 137436 adults living in Hampton around 51813 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Hampton 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 : Hampton
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (37.0533009025, -76.3665945624)
  • Adult Population : 137436

Major Health Conditions among people of Hampton (Virginia)

  • Around 51813 adults in Hampton are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 37.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 42743 adults in Hampton are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 36421 adults in Hampton are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 26.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 23914 adults in Hampton are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 17.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 17454 adults in Hampton was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 16905 adults in Hampton was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 12.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 16630 adults in Hampton are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 12.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 13331 adults in Hampton were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 9.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8796 adults in Hampton were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 6.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 8246 adults in Hampton are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 8109 adults in Hampton were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 5.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 4948 adults in Hampton have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 3.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 4123 adults in Hampton 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 Hampton (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Hampton
  • 59510 adults, i.e. 43.3% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 49340 adults, i.e. 35.9% 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
  • 33672 adults, i.e. 24.5% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 26937 adults, i.e. 19.6% 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.
  • 22814 adults, i.e. 16.6% 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 Hampton (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Hampton to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 82.2% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 80.2% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 107475 adults, i.e. 78.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 107338 adults, i.e. 78.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 93731 adults, i.e. 68.2% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 91395 adults, i.e. 66.5% 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
  • 90845 adults, i.e. 66.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 34.1% 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.
  • 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.
  • 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/ .

Chesapeake (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 222209 adults living in Chesapeake around 72218 adults are suffering from High Blood Pressure. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Chesapeake 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 : Chesapeake
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (36.6777521118, -76.3024325925)
  • Adult Population : 222209

Major Health Conditions among people of Chesapeake (Virginia)

  • Around 72218 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 32.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 70662 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 31.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 53997 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 24.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 29554 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 13.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 25554 adults in Chesapeake was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 11.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 23332 adults in Chesapeake was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 10.5% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 22443 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 10.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 19777 adults in Chesapeake were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 8.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 13333 adults in Chesapeake were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 12444 adults in Chesapeake were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 5.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11999 adults in Chesapeake are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 5.4% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6444 adults in Chesapeake have suffered from Stroke at some point in their adult life. It makes around 2.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 5777 adults in Chesapeake were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.6% of adult population of this city.

Unhealthy Behaviors found in people of Chesapeake (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Chesapeake
  • 83995 adults, i.e. 37.8% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 71551 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
  • 49997 adults, i.e. 22.5% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 37553 adults, i.e. 16.9% 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.
  • 36887 adults, i.e. 16.6% 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 Chesapeake (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Chesapeake to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 83.8% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 79.7% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 174434 adults, i.e. 78.5% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 169545 adults, i.e. 76.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 161768 adults, i.e. 72.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 160657 adults, i.e. 72.3% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 141547 adults, i.e. 63.7% 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
  • 45.1% 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.
  • 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.
  • 12.6% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 87.4% 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/ .

Alexandria (Virginia) : Health Conditions and Public Awareness Report

According to year 2015 data published by CDC, out of 139966 adults living in Alexandria around 41850 adults are suffering from High Cholesterol. We have gathered information from government databases about health of adult population of Alexandria 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 : Alexandria
  • State : Virginia
  • Location : (38.8187351557, -77.0867762661)
  • Adult Population : 139966

Major Health Conditions among people of Alexandria (Virginia)

  • Around 41850 adults in Alexandria are suffering from High Cholesterol. It makes around 29.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 40310 adults in Alexandria are suffering from High Blood Pressure. It makes around 28.8% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 28973 adults in Alexandria are suffering from Arthritis. It makes around 20.7% of adult population of this city.
  • Mental Health of around 13437 adults in Alexandria was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 9.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 12877 adults in Alexandria are suffering from Teeth Loss. It makes around 9.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Physical Health of around 12457 adults in Alexandria was not good for more than 14 days during year 2016. It makes around 8.9% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11477 adults in Alexandria are suffering from Diabetes. It makes around 8.2% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 11337 adults in Alexandria were suffering from Asthma during year 2016. It makes around 8.1% of adult population of this city.
  • Till year 2016 around 8398 adults in Alexandria were suffering from Cancer(except skin cancer). It makes around 6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6438 adults in Alexandria are suffering from Coronary Heart Disease. It makes around 4.6% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 6019 adults in Alexandria were suffering from COPD(Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) during year 2016. It makes around 4.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Kidneys of 3219 adults in Alexandria were not functioning properly due to Chronic Kidney Disease till year 2016. It makes around 2.3% of adult population of this city.
  • Around 3219 adults in Alexandria 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 Alexandria (Virginia)

Following unhealthy behaviors were reported among the adult population of Alexandria
  • 43249 adults, i.e. 30.9% of adult population of this city, are suffering from lack of sleep, which means they are sleeping for less than 7 hours per day.
  • 34852 adults, i.e. 24.9% 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
  • 24774 adults, i.e. 17.7% 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.
  • 24634 adults, i.e. 17.6% of adult population of this city, are physically inactive. Physical Inactivity as a behavioral trait can be an invitation to various diseases.
  • 17356 adults, i.e. 12.4% 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 Alexandria (Virginia)

Following preventive measures were reported by the adult population of Alexandria to keep them on safer side. It is something good which should be further improved.
  • 84.1% of women in age group of 21-65 have gone through Pap Smear Test during year 2016.
  • 112953 adults, i.e. 80.7% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Cholesterol Screening.
  • 80.3% of women in age group 50-74 have gone through Mammography during year 2016.
  • 102315 adults, i.e. 73.1% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Annual Checkup.
  • 101895 adults, i.e. 72.8% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Colorectal Cancer Screening.
  • 100776 adults, i.e. 72% of adult population of this city, regularly went for Dental Visit.
  • 86639 adults, i.e. 61.9% 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
  • 44.1% 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.
  • 41.4% 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.
  • 11.7% of adult population in the age group of 18 to 64 have not taken health insurance. In other words 88.3% 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/ .