Health Indicators (Key)

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Note: Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) is a widely accepted set of health promotion and disease prevention goals for all Americans.
 
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Access to Health Services SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 27.2
unfavorable
20.9
unfavorable
14.9
unfavorable
0.0
% [65+] With Medicare Supplement Insurance 78.2
similar
75.5
% [Insured] Insurance Covers Prescriptions 90.4
similar
93.9
% [Insured] Went Without Coverage in Past Year 7.4
similar
4.8
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 36.5
similar
37.3
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 12.2
similar
14.3
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 11.4
similar
15.0
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 13.0
similar
14.0
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 13.9
similar
16.5
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 10.8
similar
10.7
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 7.3
similar
7.7
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 11.9
similar
14.8
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 6.2
similar
1.9
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 75.8
similar
76.3
unfavorable
95.0
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 63.2
similar
67.3
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 83.8
similar
87.0
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 6.1
similar
6.5
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 15.4
similar
15.3
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 33.3
similar
35.4
% [50+] Osteoporosis 8.9
similar
11.4
unfavorable
5.3
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 21.8
similar
21.5
% Migraine/Severe Headaches 14.2
similar
16.9
% Chronic Neck Pain 11.7
similar
8.3
 
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Cancer SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Skin Cancer 14.2
unfavorable
8.1
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 7.7
similar
5.5
% [Men 50+] Prostate Exam in Past 2 Years 75.3
similar
70.5
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 78.2
similar
81.4
similar
79.9
similar
81.1
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 80.2
similar
80.8
similar
84.7
unfavorable
93.0
% [Age 50+] Sigmoid/Colonoscopy Ever 71.5
favorable
61.5
similar
72.0
% [Age 50+] Blood Stool Test in Past 2 Years 29.8
similar
27.0
similar
28.3
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 68.8
similar
70.5
 
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Diabetes SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 6.6
similar
8.6
favorable
10.1
 
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Educational & Community-Based Programs SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Attended Health Event in Past Year 11.6
unfavorable
22.2
 
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General Health Status SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 14.6
favorable
18.1
similar
16.8
% Activity Limitations 22.7
unfavorable
18.1
unfavorable
17.0
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 12.1
similar
9.6
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 5.2
similar
6.1
% Stroke 2.9
similar
2.3
similar
2.7
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 89.4
unfavorable
94.7
unfavorable
94.9
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 30.3
unfavorable
25.7
similar
34.3
similar
26.9
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 88.7
similar
89.1
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 87.3
favorable
74.5
similar
90.7
favorable
82.1
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 29.8
favorable
36.5
similar
31.4
unfavorable
13.5
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 84.4
similar
89.1
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 73.9
favorable
86.3
 
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HIV SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 20.3
similar
19.9
similar
16.9
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 65+] Flu Shot in Past Year 59.5
similar
63.0
unfavorable
71.6
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Shot in Past Year 44.0
similar
52.5
unfavorable
90.0
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 55.1
similar
62.6
unfavorable
68.1
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 28.2
similar
32.0
unfavorable
60.0
% Ever Vaccinated for Hepatitis B 31.7
unfavorable
38.4
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Seriously Injured in the Past 2 Years 17.6
% "Always" Wear Seat Belt 92.1
favorable
85.3
similar
92.4
% Child [Age 0-17] "Always" Uses Seat Belt/Car Seat 93.6
similar
91.6
% Child [Age 5-17] "Always" Wears Bicycle Helmet 55.1
favorable
35.3
% Firearm in Home 31.9
favorable
37.9
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 22.9
favorable
34.4
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 8.0
favorable
16.9
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 1.6
similar
1.6
% Ever Threatened With Violence by Intimate Partner 9.7
similar
11.7
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 12.1
similar
13.5
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 8.8
similar
11.7
% Major Depression 6.5
favorable
11.7
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 23.1
similar
26.5
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 10.9
similar
11.5
% Child [Age 5-17] Takes Prescription for ADD/ADHD 0.5
favorable
6.5
 
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Nutrition & Weight Status SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 56.5
favorable
48.8
% Medical Advice on Nutrition in Past Year 38.6
similar
41.9
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 43.7
favorable
31.7
favorable
33.9
% Overweight 55.4
favorable
61.6
favorable
66.9
% Obese 19.4
favorable
24.7
favorable
28.5
favorable
30.6
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 24.6
similar
25.7
% [Overweights] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 33.1
similar
30.9
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 60.3
similar
47.4
favorable
31.8
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight Both Diet/Exercise 28.6
unfavorable
38.6
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight 17.6
favorable
30.7
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese 4.7
favorable
18.9
favorable
14.6
 
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Oral Health SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 67.7
similar
69.6
similar
66.9
favorable
49.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 88.6
favorable
79.2
favorable
49.0
% Have Dental Insurance 46.8
unfavorable
60.8
 
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Physical Activity SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Employed] Job Entails Mostly Sitting/Standing 65.3
similar
63.2
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 16.7
favorable
20.4
favorable
28.7
favorable
32.6
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 56.8
favorable
51.3
favorable
42.7
% Moderate Physical Activity 37.4
favorable
23.9
% Vigorous Physical Activity 42.0
favorable
32.9
favorable
34.8
% Medical Advice on Physical Activity in Past Year 42.7
similar
47.8
% Child [Age 5-17] Watches TV 3+ Hours per Day 14.2
similar
19.7
% Child [Age 5-17] Uses Computer 3+ Hours per Day 13.9
similar
9.9
% Child [Age 5-17] 3+ Hours per Day of Total Screen Time 52.9
similar
43.4
 
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Respiratory Diseases SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Nasal/Hay Fever Allergies 26.5
similar
27.3
% Sinusitis 11.2
favorable
19.4
% Chronic Lung Disease 9.1
similar
8.4
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 3.4
favorable
7.7
favorable
7.5
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 5.9
similar
6.8
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 10.3
similar
7.1
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 32.5
favorable
18.9
 
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Substance Abuse SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Drinker 67.9
unfavorable
53.3
unfavorable
58.8
% Chronic Drinker (Average 2+ Drinks/Day) 13.0
unfavorable
5.7
unfavorable
5.6
% Binge Drinker (Single Occasion - 5+ Drinks Men, 4+ Women) 20.3
unfavorable
15.8
similar
16.7
favorable
24.3
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 2.1
similar
3.5
% Driving Drunk or Riding with Drunk Driver 4.6
similar
5.5
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 2.8
similar
1.7
favorable
7.1
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 3.0
similar
3.9
 
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Tobacco Use SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Smoker 12.2
similar
12.1
favorable
16.6
similar
12.0
% Someone Smokes at Home 11.4
similar
13.6
% [Non-Smokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 6.7
similar
5.7
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 12.4
similar
12.1
% [Smokers] Received Advice to Quit Smoking 57.1
similar
63.7
% [Smokers] Have Quit Smoking 1+ Days in Past Year 41.1
similar
56.2
unfavorable
80.0
% Smoke Cigars 2.5
similar
4.2
unfavorable
0.2
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 2.6
similar
2.8
unfavorable
0.3
 
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Vision SYVCH Svc Area vs. CA vs. US vs. HP2020
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 7.4
similar
6.9
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 54.0
similar
57.5
 
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