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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Overall Health Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child's Overall Health Is "Fair/Poor" 3.8
unfavorable
2.3
% [Age 0-17] Child's Activities/Abilities Limited Due to Health Condition 14.1
unfavorable
6.9
% [Age 5-17] Missed 10+ School Days Last Yr Due to Illness/Injury 4.7
similar
6.1
 
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Access to Health Services Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Is Uninsured 8.1
similar
6.5
unfavorable
0.0
% [Insured Child] Child Went Without Insurance in Past Year 14.1
unfavorable
7.1
% [Age 0-17] Difficulties Accessing Child’s Healthcare (Composite) 38.2
unfavorable
29.4
% [Age 0-17] Difficulty Finding Physician for Child in Past Year 13.3
unfavorable
5.7
% [Age 0-17] Difficulty Getting Appointment for Child in Past Year 19.6
unfavorable
11.5
% [Age 0-17] Cost Prevented Child's Dr Visit in Past Year 13.6
unfavorable
6.3
% [Age 0-17] Transportation Hindered Child's Dr Visit in Past Year 10.3
unfavorable
4.1
% [Age 0-17] Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Child's Dr Visit in Past Year 18.9
unfavorable
14.2
% [Age 0-17] Cost Prevented Getting Child's Prescription in Past Year 11.0
unfavorable
5.5
% [Age 0-17] Culture Difference Prevented Child's Dr Visit in Past Year 5.8
unfavorable
0.8
% Linguistically Isolated Population 13.7
unfavorable
6.7
unfavorable
4.8
% Child Needed to See a Specialist in the Past Year 44.8
unfavorable
24.2
% [Child Needing Care] "Major/Moderate" Problem Getting Specialty Care 41.4
unfavorable
32.3
% [Age 0-17] Child Has a Specific Source of Care 88.0
similar
89.3
unfavorable
100.0
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 92.3
favorable
85.3
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Had 2+ ER Visits in Past Year 15.8
unfavorable
7.1
% [Age 0-17] Child Used Some Type of UCC in the Past Year 36.0
unfavorable
28.6
% [Parents] Feel Need to Leave the Area for Children’s Health Svcs 27.7
similar
27.2
Total Licensed Dentists per 100,000 population 71.3
favorable
53.8
Total Licensed Pediatricians per 100,000 population 26.0
favorable
23.0
Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Beds per 100,000 2.0
unfavorable
2.7
 
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Allergies Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Respiratory Allergies 19.5
similar
17.8
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Food/Digestive Allergies 13.0
unfavorable
8.8
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Eczema/Skin Allergies 25.6
similar
22.5
 
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Asthma Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Currently Has Asthma 13.2
similar
11.6
% [Age 0-17 With Asthma] ER/Urgent Care for Child's Asthma in Past Year 51.9
similar
46.8
% [Age 0-17 With Asthma] Child Hospitalized for Asthma in Past Year 27.1
unfavorable
0.6
% [Age 5-17 With Asthma] Child Missed School Due to Asthma in Past Year 56.4
unfavorable
39.2
% [Age 0-17 With Asthma] Parent Missed Work Due to Child's Asthma in Past Year 59.3
unfavorable
29.4
 
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Bone, Joint & Muscle Disorders Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Bone/Joint/Muscle Problems 8.3
unfavorable
6.0
 
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Cognitive & Behavioral Disorders Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Autism 4.7
unfavorable
1.4
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Learning Disability 11.8
unfavorable
8.0
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Developmental Delays 8.7
similar
6.8
% [Age 0-17] Child Has ADD/ADHD 11.6
unfavorable
8.7
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Behavioral/Conduct Problems 5.2
similar
3.7
 
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Diabetes Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 3.7
unfavorable
0.7
[Age 5-11] Diabetes Hospitalizations per 100,000 43.1
similar
43.2
[Age 12-18] Diabetes Hospitalizations per 100,000 117.2
similar
122.4
 
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Cancer Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
[Age 1-5] Cancer Incidence per 100,000 22.4
unfavorable
20.9
 
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Health Education Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% Rely on the Internet for Healthcare Information 15.1
unfavorable
9.6
% Parents Not at All Likely to Allow Child into a Clinical Research Trial 53.0
% Parent Recognizes the Term "Personalized Medicine" 26.8
% Parent Recognizes the Term "Precision Medicine" 13.6
% Parent Recognizes the Term "Genomic Medicine" 14.3
% Mostly Negative Reaction to Description of Personalized or Precision Medicine 5.5
 
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Immunization Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
Vaccine-Preventable Disease per 100,000 2.2
favorable
5.8
% 2 Year Olds Fully Immunized 85.0
unfavorable
85.7
% Would Not Want New Baby to Have All Recommended Vaccines 11.2
similar
11.6
% Parent Would Not Want Teenager to Get HPV Vaccine 20.5
 
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Injury & Safety Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Sustained Injury Requiring Treatment in Past Year 12.8
similar
10.6
[Age 5-11] Child Passengers Injured/Killed in Motor Vehicle Crashes per 100,000 378.3
favorable
405.4
[Age 12-18] Child Passengers Injured/Killed in Motor Vehicle Crashes per 100,000 508.7
favorable
540.5
[Age 5-11] Head Injury Deaths per 100,000 0.6
favorable
1.3
[Age 12-18] Head Injury Deaths per 100,000 5.2
favorable
6.6
% [Age 0-17] Child "Always" Uses Seat Belt/Car Seat 89.5
unfavorable
95.7
% [Age 5-17] Child "Always" Wear a Bike Helmet 43.5
similar
46.5
% [Age 5-17] Child "Always" Wear a Skateboard/Scooter/Rollerblade Helmet 34.2
similar
37.4
% [Age 0-17] Neighborhood Is "Slightly" or "Not At All" Safe 18.9
unfavorable
14.2
% [Age 5-17] Child Missed School in Past Year Because Felt Unsafe 11.2
unfavorable
5.0
% [Age 5-17] Bullied on School Property in the Past Year 17.2
similar
16.1
% [Age 5-17] Child Electronically Bullied in Past Year 7.0
similar
7.5
[Grades K-12] Violent Acts in School Activities per 1,000 Students 14.1
unfavorable
11.6
[Age 5-11] Child Abuse per 100,000 999.8
favorable
1119.0
 
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Mental & Emotional Health Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 5-17] Child's Mental Health Is "Fair/Poor" 7.7
similar
5.5
% [Age 5-17] Parent Aware of Community Mental Health Resources 50.4
unfavorable
65.0
% [Age 5-17] Needed Mental Health Svcs in the Past Yr 11.2
similar
10.8
% [Age 5-17] Child Unable to Get Needed Mental Health Svcs in Past Year 20.4
similar
19.3
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Ever Taken Rx for Mental Health 8.3
similar
6.9
% [Age 5-17] Ever Hospitalized for Mental Health Issue 2.7
% [Age 5-17] Child Worries A Lot 27.1
similar
23.0
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Anxiety 8.7
similar
7.9
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Difficulty Sleeping 16.9
unfavorable
13.2
% [Age 5-17] Child Had Symptoms of Depression in Past Year 5.6
similar
4.9
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Depression 6.2
unfavorable
2.6
% [High Schoolers] Attempted Suicide in Past Year 8.3
unfavorable
7.7
similar
8.0
 
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Mortality Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
[Age 1-4] Mortality Rate per 100,000 23.3
favorable
29.8
favorable
26.0
favorable
25.7
[Age 5-9] Mortality Rate per 100,000 10.0
favorable
11.9
favorable
11.7
favorable
12.3
[Age 10-14] Mortality Rate per 100,000 14.3
similar
14.2
similar
14.1
favorable
15.2
[Age 15-19] Mortality Rate per 100,000 44.9
favorable
47.8
similar
47.0
favorable
55.7
 
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Neurological Disorders Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Migraines/Severe Headaches 7.8
similar
6.7
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Brain Injury/Concussion 2.9
similar
3.9
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Epilepsy/Seizure Disorder 3.7
unfavorable
0.8
 
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Nutrition & Weight Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 2-17] Child Has 5+ Servings of Fruits/Vegetables per Day 33.8
unfavorable
41.8
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 34.4
unfavorable
28.2
% [Age 2-17] Child Ate 3+ Fast Food Meals in Past Week 20.7
similar
22.0
% [Age 2-17] Ate 7+ Meals Together as a Family in Past Week 64.7
unfavorable
75.3
% [Age 5-17] Child Is Overweight or Obese 38.1
unfavorable
31.1
% [Age 5-17] Child Is Obese 22.5
unfavorable
14.4
unfavorable
14.5
% [Overweight Kids 5-17] Perceive Child "About the Right Weight" 54.5
similar
57.3
% [Parents] Have Been Told That Overwt Child [5-17] Is Overweight 19.9
similar
16.3
 
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Oral Health Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 2-17] Child Has Had a Dental Visit in Past Year 78.0
unfavorable
84.9
favorable
49.0
% [Age 6-17] Child Has Had Dental Sealants 34.2
unfavorable
46.8
 
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Physical Activity Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 2-17] Child Was Physically Active One Hour/Day in Past Week 37.2
unfavorable
43.2
% [Age 2-17] Participates in Vigorous Physical Activity 63.1
unfavorable
69.1
% [Age 2-17] Participates in Moderate Physical Activity 53.9
favorable
49.3
% [Age 5-17] Child Watches 3+ Hours of TV per Day 39.4
% [Age 5-17] Child Has a TV in Bedroom 54.5
unfavorable
41.3
% [Age 5-17] Child Has 3+ Hours of Electronic Use per Day 41.8
% [Age 5-17] Has Computer/Device in the Bedroom 56.3
unfavorable
39.4
% [Age 5-17] Child Has 3+ Hours of Total Screen Time per Day 70.4
unfavorable
63.8
 
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Prenatal & Infant Health Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% No Prenatal Care in First Trimester 23.8
favorable
26.6
unfavorable
22.1
% Mother Had Problems Getting Prenatal Care 7.7
% Parent Selected Pediatrician Before Child's Birth 70.1
% of Low Birthweight Births 8.9
similar
8.6
unfavorable
8.0
unfavorable
7.8
Infant Death Rate 5.0
favorable
6.2
favorable
6.0
favorable
6.0
% [Age 0-17] Child Was Ever Breastfed 73.5
favorable
69.4
unfavorable
81.9
% Exclusively Breastfed Until 6 Months 26.5
similar
27.2
similar
25.5
 
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Sexual Activity Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
[All Ages] Gonorrhea Incidence per 100,000 91.3
favorable
105.4
[All Ages] Chlamydia Incidence per 100,000 406.1
similar
425.3
% Births to Teenagers (Under Age 20) 5.6
favorable
7.4
favorable
7.8
% [High Schoolers] Currently Sexually Active 31.8
similar
30.6
favorable
34.0
% [Sexually Active High Schoolers] Did Not Use Condom 33.6
favorable
37.6
favorable
40.9
% [Sexually Active High Schoolers] Did Not Use Any Birth Control 12.0
similar
12.6
favorable
13.7
 
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Special Health Needs Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Special Health Need 66.2
similar
68.3
% [Age 0-17] Chronic Condition Requiring Meds or Special Therapy 25.2
similar
28.1
 
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Substance Abuse Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [High Schoolers] Drank Alcohol in Past Month 38.5
unfavorable
34.8
unfavorable
34.9
% [High Schoolers] Drove When Drinking in Past Month 10.9
unfavorable
9.9
unfavorable
10.0
% [High Schoolers] Used Marijuana in Past Month 22.9
similar
22.0
similar
23.4
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Marijuana 38.0
favorable
40.7
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Prescription Drugs (Not Rx) 12.2
favorable
17.8
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Inhalants 6.5
favorable
8.9
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Ecstasy 10.3
unfavorable
6.6
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Cocaine (Any Form) 5.3
similar
5.5
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Steroids (Not Rx) 2.6
favorable
3.2
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Methamphetamines 3.0
favorable
3.2
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Heroin 2.3
similar
2.2
% [High Schoolers] Ever Used Injection Drugs 2.2
unfavorable
1.7
% Parent Aware of Community Substance Abuse Resources for Children 45.4
% Substance Abuse Resources in Community for Children are "Fair/Poor" 22.4
 
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Technology Access Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 5-17] Child Has Own Cell Phone 55.4
unfavorable
43.0
 
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Tobacco Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Household Member Smokes Inside the Home 6.8
unfavorable
3.7
% [High Schoolers] Smoked Cigarettes in Past Month 7.5
favorable
10.8
favorable
15.7
 
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Vision, Hearing & Speech Total Service Area vs. FL vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Vision Problems 10.0
unfavorable
2.5
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Hearing Problems 8.3
unfavorable
4.9
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Speech/Language Problems 14.3
similar
11.9
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Had 3+ Ear Infections (Ever) 17.0
favorable
23.5
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Had an Eye Exam in the Past 3 Years 81.3
similar
78.8
% [Age 0-17] Child Has Had Hearing Tested in the Past 5 Years 86.7
similar
84.9
 
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