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 Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 13.6
similar
15.4
similar
14.9
unfavorable
0.0
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 38.2
similar
37.3
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 10.8
similar
14.3
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 7.6
favorable
15.0
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 12.9
similar
14.0
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 15.0
similar
16.5
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 12.1
similar
10.7
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 3.6
favorable
7.7
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 78.0
similar
76.3
unfavorable
95.0
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 58.0
unfavorable
67.3
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 73.6
unfavorable
87.0
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 16.7
similar
15.3
 
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Cancer Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Cancer (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 173.5
similar
168.9
similar
176.7
unfavorable
160.6
% Skin Cancer 5.9
similar
5.9
similar
8.1
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 4.7
similar
7.1
similar
5.5
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Kidney Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 10.3
unfavorable
8.1
favorable
15.0
 
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Diabetes Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Diabetes Mellitus (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 25.3
similar
24.3
unfavorable
22.0
unfavorable
19.6
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 6.9
similar
9.5
similar
10.1
 
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Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Alzheimer's Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 28.9
favorable
34.7
unfavorable
24.5
 
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General Health Status Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 12.4
similar
14.6
similar
16.8
% Activity Limitations 25.8
similar
24.4
unfavorable
17.0
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Diseases of the Heart (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 166.5
similar
168.2
favorable
190.9
unfavorable
152.7
Stroke (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 37.4
favorable
40.7
favorable
41.8
unfavorable
33.8
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 83.7
similar
86.3
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Unintentional Injury (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 43.7
similar
44.8
unfavorable
39.1
unfavorable
36.0
Motor Vehicle Crashes (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 22.1
unfavorable
18.6
unfavorable
13.0
unfavorable
12.4
Firearm-Related Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 12.9
unfavorable
9.0
unfavorable
10.2
unfavorable
9.2
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 0.9
similar
1.6
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 8.3
favorable
13.5
 
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Maternal, Infant & Child Health Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% No Prenatal Care in First Trimester 22.2
favorable
32.1
similar
22.1
% of Low Birthweight Births 6.9
favorable
9.2
favorable
8.2
favorable
7.8
Infant Death Rate 8.0
unfavorable
7.3
unfavorable
6.7
unfavorable
6.0
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 10.5
similar
11.7
% Major Depression 14.5
similar
11.7
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 19.4
favorable
26.5
Suicide (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 17.9
unfavorable
15.6
unfavorable
11.6
unfavorable
10.2
 
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Nutrition & Weight Status Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 43.2
similar
48.8
% Overweight 67.7
similar
64.4
similar
66.9
% Obese 22.5
favorable
28.1
similar
28.5
favorable
30.6
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese 10.1
similar
18.9
similar
14.6
 
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Oral Health Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 65.4
unfavorable
73.5
similar
66.9
favorable
49.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 78.4
similar
79.2
favorable
49.0
 
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Physical Activity Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 23.2
similar
27.0
similar
28.7
favorable
32.6
 
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Respiratory Diseases Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
CLRD (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 56.8
unfavorable
44.3
unfavorable
42.4
Pneumonia/Influenza (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 16.6
similar
16.2
similar
16.9
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 11.8
unfavorable
6.9
similar
7.5
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 4.2
similar
6.8
 
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Substance Abuse Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
Cirrhosis/Liver Disease (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 8.1
favorable
10.4
favorable
9.1
similar
8.2
% Binge Drinker (Single Occasion - 5+ Drinks Men, 4+ Women) 1.6
favorable
22.1
favorable
16.7
favorable
24.3
Drug-Induced Deaths (Age-Adjusted Death Rate) 6.1
similar
6.2
favorable
12.7
favorable
11.3
 
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Tobacco Use Service Area vs. SD vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Smoker 19.6
similar
23.1
similar
16.6
unfavorable
12.0
 
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