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 Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Physical Health 20.5
unfavorable
15.1
similar
18.3
similar
22.3
% Activity Limitations 25.2
similar
23.9
unfavorable
20.0
favorable
31.5
% Caregiver to a Friend/Family Member 20.3
similar
20.9
 
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Access to Health Services Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 18-64] Lack Health Insurance 10.3
favorable
15.1
similar
10.1
unfavorable
0.0
similar
15.6
% [Insured 18-64] Have Coverage Through ACA 20.3
similar
14.9
% Difficulty Accessing Healthcare in Past Year (Composite) 37.1
similar
35.0
similar
39.2
% Inconvenient Hrs Prevented Dr Visit in Past Year 10.0
favorable
14.4
similar
9.1
% Cost Prevented Getting Prescription in Past Year 12.4
similar
9.5
similar
13.3
% Cost Prevented Physician Visit in Past Year 11.7
similar
11.5
favorable
18.8
% Difficulty Getting Appointment in Past Year 17.4
similar
15.4
unfavorable
11.3
% Difficulty Finding Physician in Past Year 12.9
unfavorable
8.7
similar
10.2
% Transportation Hindered Dr Visit in Past Year 5.2
similar
5.0
similar
7.8
% Language/Culture Prevented Care in Past Year 0.0
favorable
1.7
% Skipped Prescription Doses to Save Costs 11.6
similar
10.2
similar
11.6
% Difficulty Getting Child's Healthcare in Past Year 1.9
similar
3.9
similar
3.5
% Have Completed Advance Directive Documents 29.3
similar
33.7
% Low Health Literacy 17.4
favorable
23.3
% [Age 18+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 73.0
similar
74.0
unfavorable
95.0
similar
78.0
% [Age 18-64] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 70.6
similar
73.1
unfavorable
89.4
similar
77.3
% [Age 65+] Have a Specific Source of Ongoing Care 80.1
similar
76.8
unfavorable
100.0
similar
80.5
% Have Had Routine Checkup in Past Year 67.2
similar
62.9
similar
70.5
similar
64.2
% Child Has Had Checkup in Past Year 94.1
similar
89.3
favorable
64.2
% Two or More ER Visits in Past Year 7.0
similar
8.5
similar
3.9
% Rate Local Healthcare "Fair/Poor" 21.1
unfavorable
14.2
similar
25.4
 
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Arthritis, Osteoporosis & Chronic Back Conditions Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [50+] Arthritis/Rheumatism 41.5
unfavorable
32.0
similar
44.1
% [50+] Osteoporosis 13.1
similar
8.7
unfavorable
5.3
similar
13.4
% Sciatica/Chronic Back Pain 25.5
unfavorable
19.4
similar
27.8
 
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Cancer Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Skin Cancer 5.3
favorable
7.7
similar
7.7
similar
4.8
% Cancer (Other Than Skin) 7.4
similar
7.9
similar
7.7
similar
7.2
% [Women 50-74] Mammogram in Past 2 Years 62.6
unfavorable
73.0
unfavorable
80.3
unfavorable
81.1
similar
63.7
% [Women 21-65] Pap Smear in Past 3 Years 69.1
unfavorable
81.3
unfavorable
84.8
unfavorable
93.0
similar
75.8
% [Age 50-75] Colorectal Cancer Screening 63.8
similar
62.4
unfavorable
74.5
unfavorable
70.5
favorable
55.0
 
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Chronic Kidney Disease Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Kidney Disease 4.2
similar
2.5
similar
3.6
similar
3.0
 
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Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 45+] Increasing Confusion/Memory Loss in Past Yr 14.7
similar
12.8
 
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Diabetes Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Diabetes/High Blood Sugar 10.3
similar
7.9
favorable
14.5
similar
11.2
% Borderline/Pre-Diabetes 8.4
unfavorable
1.5
similar
5.7
similar
10.7
% [Non-Diabetes] Blood Sugar Tested in Past 3 Years 50.0
similar
55.1
similar
52.3
 
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Hearing & Other Sensory or Communication Disorders Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Deafness/Trouble Hearing 14.7
unfavorable
8.6
similar
19.3
 
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Heart Disease & Stroke Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Heart Disease (Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Disease) 8.8
similar
6.9
similar
7.8
% Stroke 4.2
similar
2.7
similar
2.6
similar
4.4
% Blood Pressure Checked in Past 2 Years 93.2
similar
93.6
similar
92.6
similar
95.3
% Told Have High Blood Pressure (Ever) 34.6
unfavorable
29.1
similar
36.5
unfavorable
26.9
favorable
44.7
% [HBP] Taking Action to Control High Blood Pressure 94.3
similar
92.5
similar
89.0
% Cholesterol Checked in Past 5 Years 86.7
favorable
74.6
similar
87.4
favorable
82.1
similar
86.8
% Told Have High Cholesterol (Ever) 30.0
similar
33.5
unfavorable
13.5
favorable
37.7
% [HBC] Taking Action to Control High Blood Cholesterol 89.2
similar
84.2
similar
85.3
% 1+ Cardiovascular Risk Factor 83.8
similar
83.0
favorable
89.8
 
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HIV Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 18-44] HIV Test in the Past Year 20.5
similar
21.3
similar
17.4
 
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Immunization & Infectious Diseases Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 65+] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 45.8
unfavorable
61.4
unfavorable
58.9
unfavorable
70.0
unfavorable
62.9
% [High-Risk 18-64] Flu Vaccine in Past Year 46.3
similar
48.0
unfavorable
70.0
similar
49.6
% [Age 65+] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 78.6
similar
72.5
similar
76.3
unfavorable
90.0
similar
72.4
% [High-Risk 18-64] Pneumonia Vaccine Ever 58.4
favorable
38.7
similar
60.0
favorable
37.5
 
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Injury & Violence Prevention Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 45+] Fell in the Past Year 36.0
unfavorable
28.2
% Firearm in Home 56.6
unfavorable
33.8
similar
55.5
% [Homes With Children] Firearm in Home 60.3
unfavorable
31.0
similar
71.4
% [Homes With Firearms] Weapon(s) Unlocked & Loaded 14.7
similar
20.4
similar
17.3
% Perceive Neighborhood as “Slightly/Not At All Safe” 16.7
similar
15.3
% Victim of Violent Crime in Past 5 Years 3.6
similar
2.3
similar
1.7
% Victim of Domestic Violence (Ever) 22.1
unfavorable
15.1
unfavorable
12.4
 
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Mental Health & Mental Disorders Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% "Fair/Poor" Mental Health 14.7
similar
15.5
similar
14.9
% Diagnosed Depression 24.2
similar
19.9
unfavorable
17.9
similar
23.3
% Symptoms of Chronic Depression (2+ Years) 30.5
similar
29.9
similar
34.1
% Have Ever Sought Help for Mental Health 35.9
favorable
27.4
favorable
27.5
% Taking Rx/Receiving Mental Health Trtmt 20.3
unfavorable
13.6
% Unable to Get Mental Health Svcs in Past Yr 2.8
similar
4.4
% Typical Day Is "Extremely/Very" Stressful 11.0
similar
11.7
similar
11.9
% Average <7 Hours of Sleep per Night 39.7
similar
39.5
 
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Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Eat 5+ Servings of Fruit or Vegetables per Day 26.9
similar
27.4
unfavorable
34.6
% "Very/Somewhat" Difficult to Buy Fresh Produce 26.0
similar
21.9
similar
31.8
% Food Insecure 23.0
similar
25.9
% 7+ Sugar-Sweetened Drinks in Past Week 26.2
similar
30.2
% Healthy Weight (BMI 18.5-24.9) 30.2
unfavorable
37.3
similar
32.9
similar
33.9
similar
31.6
% Overweight (BMI 25+) 68.3
unfavorable
61.0
similar
65.2
similar
67.1
% Obese (BMI 30+) 34.4
unfavorable
23.6
similar
33.4
similar
30.5
similar
31.6
% Medical Advice on Weight in Past Year 17.3
similar
20.4
similar
21.0
% [Overweights] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 22.6
similar
27.1
similar
26.7
% [Obese Adults] Counseled About Weight in Past Year 31.5
similar
40.8
similar
42.3
% [Overweights] Trying to Lose Weight 58.9
similar
57.0
favorable
38.9
% Children [Age 5-17] Overweight (85th Percentile) 34.7
similar
24.2
similar
25.6
% Children [Age 5-17] Obese (95th Percentile) 17.5
similar
9.5
similar
14.5
similar
15.7
% No Leisure-Time Physical Activity 25.6
similar
22.5
similar
27.9
favorable
32.6
similar
21.6
% Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines 27.5
similar
24.5
similar
23.6
favorable
20.1
% Child [Age 2-17] Physically Active 1+ Hours per Day 57.2
similar
47.9
similar
46.3
 
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Oral Health Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Age 18+] Dental Visit in Past Year 76.0
favorable
62.6
favorable
67.2
favorable
49.0
favorable
65.4
% Child [Age 2-17] Dental Visit in Past Year 92.9
similar
90.7
favorable
49.0
similar
85.7
% Have Dental Insurance 69.2
similar
66.5
favorable
62.6
 
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Respiratory Diseases Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% COPD (Lung Disease) 12.9
unfavorable
5.7
similar
9.5
similar
12.6
% [Adult] Currently Has Asthma 12.2
unfavorable
8.9
similar
9.5
similar
10.9
% [Child 0-17] Currently Has Asthma 9.9
similar
6.5
similar
4.6
 
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% [Unmarried 18-64] 3+ Sexual Partners in Past Year 8.2
similar
10.3
similar
14.8
% [Unmarried 18-64] Using Condoms 32.5
unfavorable
44.5
similar
28.3
 
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Substance Abuse Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Current Drinker 60.3
similar
58.0
similar
59.7
similar
54.5
% Excessive Drinker 21.4
similar
22.2
similar
25.4
similar
26.1
% Drinking & Driving in Past Month 5.3
similar
4.1
similar
4.1
similar
3.0
% Illicit Drug Use in Past Month 2.2
similar
3.0
favorable
7.1
similar
2.9
% Ever Sought Help for Alcohol or Drug Problem 4.6
similar
4.1
similar
3.4
% Life Negatively Affected by Substance Abuse 47.3
unfavorable
32.2
 
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Tobacco Use Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Current Smoker 12.4
favorable
18.9
similar
14.0
similar
12.0
favorable
20.9
% Someone Smokes at Home 9.1
similar
10.2
favorable
16.0
% [Nonsmokers] Someone Smokes in the Home 4.3
similar
3.9
similar
4.7
% [Household With Children] Someone Smokes in the Home 7.4
similar
10.2
favorable
17.9
% [Smokers] Received Advice to Quit Smoking 70.6
similar
76.0
similar
76.5
% Currently Use Electronic Cigarettes 1.4
favorable
3.8
% Smoke Cigars 2.6
similar
3.6
unfavorable
0.2
favorable
5.7
% Use Smokeless Tobacco 6.2
similar
8.2
unfavorable
3.0
unfavorable
0.3
similar
7.9
 
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Vision Primary Service Area vs. MT vs. US vs. HP2020 TREND
% Blindness/Trouble Seeing 8.9
unfavorable
3.6
similar
7.3
similar
9.2
% Eye Exam in Past 2 Years 58.1
similar
59.3
similar
59.3
 
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