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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General Health Status Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 22.3
unfavorable
15.8
unfavorable
15.3
% Activity Limitations 31.5
unfavorable
23.2
unfavorable
21.5
 
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Access to Health Services Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 15.6
favorable
23.2
similar
15.1
unfavorable
0.0
% [Insured] Went Without Coverage in Past Year 7.3
similar
8.1
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 39.2
similar
39.9
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 9.1
favorable
15.4
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 13.3
similar
15.8
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 18.8
similar
18.2
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 11.3
favorable
17.0
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 10.2
similar
11.0
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 7.8
similar
9.4
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 11.6
similar
15.3
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 3.5
similar
6.0
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 78.0
similar
76.3
unfavorable
95.0
% [Age 18-64] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 77.3
similar
75.6
unfavorable
89.4
% [Age 65+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 80.5
similar
80.0
unfavorable
100.0
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 64.2
similar
65.0
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 64.2
unfavorable
84.1
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 3.9
favorable
8.9
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 25.4
unfavorable
16.5
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 44.1
unfavorable
37.3
% [50+] Osteoporosis 13.4
similar
13.5
unfavorable
5.3
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 27.8
unfavorable
18.4
 
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Cancer Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Skin Cancer 4.8
similar
6.8
similar
6.7
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 7.2
similar
8.0
similar
6.1
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 63.7
similar
68.9
unfavorable
83.6
unfavorable
81.1
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 75.8
similar
76.1
unfavorable
83.9
unfavorable
93.0
% [Age 50+] Sigmoid/Colonoscopy Ever 63.7
similar
61.5
unfavorable
75.2
% [Age 50+] Blood Stool Test in Past 2 Years 22.5
favorable
10.9
unfavorable
36.9
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 55.0
unfavorable
75.1
unfavorable
70.5
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Kidney Disease 3.0
similar
2.3
similar
3.0
 
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Diabetes Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 11.2
unfavorable
7.2
similar
11.7
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 10.7
unfavorable
5.1
% [Non-Diabetes] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 52.3
similar
49.2
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 19.3
unfavorable
10.3
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 7.8
similar
6.1
% Stroke 4.4
similar
3.1
similar
3.9
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 95.3
favorable
91.0
favorable
92.6
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 44.7
unfavorable
30.2
unfavorable
34.1
unfavorable
26.9
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 89.0
similar
89.2
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 86.8
favorable
69.6
similar
86.6
favorable
82.1
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 37.7
similar
34.6
unfavorable
29.9
unfavorable
13.5
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 85.3
similar
81.4
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 89.8
unfavorable
82.3
 
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HIV Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 17.4
similar
19.3
similar
18.9
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 62.9
similar
57.5
similar
57.5
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 49.6
similar
45.9
unfavorable
90.0
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 72.4
similar
69.5
similar
68.4
unfavorable
90.0
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 37.5
similar
41.9
unfavorable
60.0
% Have Completed Hepatitis B Vaccination Series 34.7
unfavorable
44.7
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Always" Wear Seat Belt 71.3
unfavorable
87.4
unfavorable
84.8
unfavorable
92.0
% Child [Age 0-17] "Always" Uses Seat Belt/Car Seat 85.4
similar
92.2
% Child [Age 5-17] "Always" Wears Bicycle Helmet 44.3
similar
48.7
% Firearm in Home 55.5
unfavorable
34.7
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 71.4
unfavorable
37.4
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 17.3
similar
16.8
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 1.7
similar
2.8
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 12.4
similar
15.0
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 14.9
similar
11.9
% Diagnosed Depression 23.3
similar
20.4
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 34.1
similar
30.4
% [Those With Diagnosed Depression] Seeking Help 89.8
favorable
76.6
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 11.9
similar
11.9
 
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Nutrition & Weight Status Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 34.6
similar
39.5
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 31.8
unfavorable
24.4
% Medical Advice on Nutrition in Past Year 34.3
similar
39.2
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 31.6
unfavorable
37.5
similar
34.4
similar
33.9
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 67.1
unfavorable
61.3
similar
63.1
% Obese (BMI 30+) 31.6
unfavorable
24.3
similar
29.0
similar
30.5
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 21.0
similar
23.7
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 42.3
similar
48.3
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight Both Diet/Exercise 38.9
similar
39.5
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight (85th Percentile) 25.6
similar
31.5
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese (95th Percentile) 15.7
similar
14.8
similar
14.5
 
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Oral Health Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 65.4
similar
61.0
similar
65.9
favorable
49.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 85.7
similar
81.5
favorable
49.0
% Have Dental Insurance 62.6
similar
65.6
 
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Physical Activity Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 21.6
similar
20.5
similar
20.7
favorable
32.6
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 49.2
similar
50.3
% Moderate Physical Activity 27.4
similar
30.6
% Vigorous Physical Activity 38.1
similar
38.0
% Medical Advice on Physical Activity in Past Year 40.3
similar
44.0
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 46.3
similar
48.6
 
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Respiratory Diseases Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% COPD (Lung Disease) 12.6
unfavorable
6.1
unfavorable
8.6
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 10.9
similar
9.5
similar
9.4
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 4.6
similar
7.1
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 14.8
similar
11.7
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 28.3
similar
33.6
 
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Substance Abuse Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Drinker 54.5
favorable
59.9
similar
56.5
% Chronic Drinker (Average 2+ Drinks/Day) 6.7
similar
5.2
% Binge Drinker (Single Occasion - 5+ Drinks Men, 4+ Women) 23.4
similar
21.8
similar
19.5
similar
24.4
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 3.0
similar
5.0
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 2.9
similar
4.0
favorable
7.1
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 3.4
similar
4.9
 
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Tobacco Use Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Current Smoker 20.9
similar
19.7
unfavorable
14.9
unfavorable
12.0
% Someone Smokes at Home 16.0
similar
12.7
% [Non-Smokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 4.7
similar
6.3
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 17.9
similar
9.7
% [Smokers] Received Advice to Quit Smoking 76.5
similar
67.8
% Smoke Cigars 5.7
similar
4.1
unfavorable
0.2
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 7.9
unfavorable
4.0
unfavorable
0.3
 
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Vision Butte-Silver Bow (Primary Service Area) vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 9.2
similar
8.5
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 59.3
similar
56.8
 
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