Health and Nutrition of Avilla, IN Residents

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Forty six percent of Avilla residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 23 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of three meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat one "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat four frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Avilla 45.6%
  • County 45.7%
  • State 48.5%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Avilla 23.1
  • Noble County 22.4
  • State 21.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.1
  • Noble County 3.4
  • State 3.5

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Here 1.8
  • County 2.0
  • Indiana 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.5
  • County 1.8
  • Indiana 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Avilla 4.1
  • Noble County 4.3
  • Indiana 3.8

The average Avilla resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Eighteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty three percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Avilla residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 41 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average two days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 21 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.3
  • County 2.2
  • State 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 18.0%
  • County 19.7%
  • State 17.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.6%
  • County 23.8%
  • Indiana 22.1%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 40.8%
  • Noble County 40.7%
  • State 44.9%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.3
  • Noble County 2.4
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Avilla 2.7
  • Noble County 2.8
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 21.2
  • Noble County 21.3
  • State 22.3

The average height of Avilla residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 182 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty nine percent of people living here are obese. Fifty three percent have ever been obese. Thirty one percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.7
  • County 66.8
  • Indiana 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 182.1
  • County 180.2
  • State 181.0

Average BMI

  • Here 28.9
  • Noble County 28.6
  • Indiana 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Avilla 38.7%
  • Noble County 37.5%
  • State 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 52.6%
  • Noble County 50.3%
  • Indiana 49.9%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 30.8%
  • Noble County 31.3%
  • State 34.5%

Seventy percent of Avilla residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty nine percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty four percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Sixteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 69.9%
  • Noble County 68.0%
  • State 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Avilla 28.8%
  • County 28.3%
  • Indiana 25.0%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 24.3%
  • Noble County 24.9%
  • State 22.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Avilla 3.4%
  • County 3.9%
  • Indiana 3.4%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 15.6%
  • County 17.2%
  • State 13.8%

Ten percent of people living in Avilla have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty three percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Three percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • Noble County 10.0%
  • State 10.0%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 43.2%
  • Noble County 44.4%
  • State 46.2%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Avilla 3.1%
  • Noble County 3.0%
  • State 3.2%

Avilla residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Here 1.1
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.1

Fifteen percent of Avilla residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Six percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy three percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty five percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fifteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty three percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty nine percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Avilla 14.8%
  • Noble County 12.2%
  • State 11.8%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.4%
  • County 6.6%
  • State 5.8%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Here 73.0%
  • Noble County 69.6%
  • Indiana 69.0%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Here 25.0%
  • County 27.1%
  • Indiana 29.1%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Here 14.9%
  • County 17.0%
  • State 16.5%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Avilla 23.4%
  • Noble County 24.9%
  • State 22.8%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Avilla 38.9%
  • Noble County 41.0%
  • State 42.1%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy percent of people living in Avilla are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Avilla 70.1%
  • County 68.6%
  • Indiana 73.5%

Twenty four percent of people living in Avilla have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty eight percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Thirty nine percent of people in Avilla frequently check their blood cholesterol. Eighteen percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Avilla 24.1%
  • County 22.2%
  • State 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 27.6%
  • County 25.5%
  • Indiana 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 39.2%
  • Noble County 37.7%
  • Indiana 41.2%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Avilla 18.1%
  • Noble County 19.0%
  • Indiana 19.2%

Thirty percent of people living in Avilla use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Avilla 30.2%
  • Noble County 30.6%
  • Indiana 34.2%

Twenty seven percent of Avilla residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty four percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty two percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty nine percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty four percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty two percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eighteen percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Six percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Here 27.5%
  • County 28.2%
  • State 26.6%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 29.6%
  • Noble County 28.9%
  • Indiana 27.8%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Avilla 44.3%
  • Noble County 43.6%
  • Indiana 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.3%
  • Noble County 52.5%
  • Indiana 51.9%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Avilla 29.4%
  • Noble County 30.5%
  • Indiana 28.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 23.6%
  • County 22.8%
  • Indiana 21.7%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Avilla 21.7%
  • Noble County 20.4%
  • State 19.6%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 17.8%
  • Noble County 16.1%
  • State 14.5%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Here 5.8%
  • County 4.8%
  • State 4.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Avilla residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Avilla 2.2
  • Noble County 2.2
  • Indiana 2.1

Seventy eight percent of people living in Avilla have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Twelve percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.1 days per month on average. They have 5.5 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 24 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 78.5%
  • Noble County 81.7%
  • State 80.3%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 12.2%
  • Noble County 9.9%
  • Indiana 10.7%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Avilla 4.1
  • Noble County 4.6
  • State 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.5
  • Noble County 6.0
  • Indiana 5.8

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 24.1
  • County 26.5
  • State 24.7

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Ninety seven percent of Avilla residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty two percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Avilla have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety seven percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty three percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty four percent have ever had anal sex. Eighteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Avilla were 16 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 23 women. He has vaginal sex with 19 women. People living here were on average 20 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on five women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 7.0 men on average. They have had 4.2 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Avilla were 17 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on 11 men in their lifetime. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Avilla has vaginal or anal sex 74 times a year. Sixty percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Avilla 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 15 men on average. They have had 13 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.9 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty four percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Avilla 97.0%
  • Noble County 97.7%
  • State 97.3%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Avilla 94.9%
  • Noble County 94.6%
  • State 94.4%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Avilla 88.3%
  • Noble County 88.0%
  • State 87.3%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Avilla 52.1%
  • County 52.9%
  • Indiana 49.5%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Here 7.4%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 5.8%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Avilla 97.5%
  • Noble County 97.6%
  • Indiana 97.4%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Here 83.0%
  • Noble County 85.8%
  • State 85.4%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Avilla 44.5%
  • Noble County 42.5%
  • Indiana 39.8%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Avilla 17.7%
  • County 13.6%
  • State 12.3%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.3
  • Noble County 16.2
  • State 16.6

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Avilla 22.7
  • Noble County 27.8
  • Indiana 26.8

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 19.4
  • Noble County 23.1
  • State 21.7

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Avilla 20.5
  • County 20.7
  • State 21.3

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Avilla 5.1
  • Noble County 6.2
  • State 5.4

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 7.0
  • Noble County 1.9
  • Indiana 2.9

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 4.2
  • Noble County 1.1
  • State 1.7

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Here 17.4
  • Noble County 21.1
  • Indiana 19.9

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Avilla 11.5
  • County 5.2
  • State 5.6

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 8.5%
  • Noble County 9.2%
  • Indiana 8.8%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Avilla 74.4
  • Noble County 67.9
  • Indiana 64.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 60.2%
  • Noble County 57.1%
  • Indiana 55.8%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 15.5
  • Noble County 13.0
  • Indiana 11.8

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 13.4
  • Noble County 11.6
  • Indiana 10.4

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 0.9
  • County 0.6
  • Indiana 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 84.2%
  • County 81.3%
  • Indiana 82.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Eleven percent of households in Avilla use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Four percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Avilla 10.6%
  • Noble County 10.3%
  • State 10.2%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 4.2%
  • State 4.3%

Avilla residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty four percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Avilla 6.8
  • Noble County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 34.4%
  • County 32.4%
  • Indiana 32.1%

Sixty percent of Avilla residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 59.5%
  • County 59.1%
  • Indiana 54.2%

Twenty two percent of Avilla residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty seven percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Twenty six percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Fifteen percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Forty three percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about three hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 21.5%
  • Noble County 24.1%
  • State 22.7%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Avilla 36.7%
  • Noble County 38.1%
  • Indiana 38.4%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 25.7%
  • County 31.1%
  • Indiana 29.7%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 14.7%
  • County 14.6%
  • State 18.3%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Avilla 43.2%
  • County 38.3%
  • State 41.7%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.7
  • Noble County 5.8
  • State 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Avilla 3.0
  • County 2.9
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Avilla 1.3
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.2

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twelve percent of Avilla residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Three percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty percent are overweight. Twenty nine percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Fifteen percent of people living in Avilla have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty three percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Three percent have ever been told they had gout. Four percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Five percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Three percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Five percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Ten percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 12.1%
  • County 12.4%
  • State 11.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Avilla 4.3%
  • Noble County 3.5%
  • Indiana 3.4%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • Noble County 3.9%
  • Indiana 3.9%

People with overweight (%)

  • Avilla 29.8%
  • Noble County 32.3%
  • Indiana 33.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 29.2%
  • Noble County 27.2%
  • Indiana 21.5%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 14.9%
  • County 12.2%
  • State 11.8%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Avilla 22.8%
  • County 21.6%
  • Indiana 19.4%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Avilla 26.8%
  • County 26.9%
  • State 26.1%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 4.1%
  • State 3.6%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Avilla 3.7%
  • County 3.3%
  • Indiana 3.2%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Avilla 2.5%
  • Noble County 2.1%
  • State 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Avilla 4.5%
  • Noble County 4.4%
  • State 3.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • Noble County 4.4%
  • Indiana 4.0%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 3.5%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Avilla 8.2%
  • Noble County 7.1%
  • Indiana 7.6%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Avilla 5.4%
  • Noble County 4.5%
  • Indiana 4.1%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 4.2%
  • Noble County 4.5%
  • Indiana 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 9.6%
  • Noble County 8.3%
  • Indiana 8.8%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy five percent of births in Avilla were vaginal deliveries. Twenty five percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.6 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty four percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Forty nine percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty seven percent of women in Avilla have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Fourteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty five percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Four percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Eighteen percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Here 75.3%
  • Noble County 68.1%
  • State 65.6%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • County 31.9%
  • Indiana 34.4%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Avilla 99.6%
  • Noble County 99.5%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Avilla 64.2%
  • Noble County 62.6%
  • State 60.6%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Avilla 49.1%
  • County 52.0%
  • Indiana 53.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Avilla 26.8%
  • County 22.5%
  • State 22.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 14.2%
  • Noble County 12.1%
  • Indiana 12.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 65.1%
  • Noble County 72.7%
  • State 74.8%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 6.6%
  • Indiana 8.1%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Avilla 20.2%
  • County 18.1%
  • Indiana 16.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 17.8%
  • County 17.3%
  • Indiana 18.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Avilla report their general health condition on average at 53 percent. Three percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 38 percent of Avilla residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Avilla are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Avilla 53.0%
  • County 53.1%
  • State 55.3%

Blood donors (%)

  • Avilla 2.6%
  • County 3.2%
  • State 4.3%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Avilla 37.7%
  • County 39.0%
  • State 39.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Avilla 8.2%
  • Noble County 8.1%
  • State 8.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People in Avilla spend $347 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 30 percent of their income. The average family in Avilla spends $60 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $99 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. They also spend $17 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $347
  • County $368
  • Indiana $358

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Here 30.2%
  • County 27.6%
  • Indiana 24.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $60
  • Noble County $64
  • Indiana $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Noble County 4.1%
  • State 4.3%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Avilla $99
  • County $122
  • Indiana $133

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.4%
  • County 6.5%
  • Indiana 6.8%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $17
  • County $20
  • State $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Avilla 1.4%
  • County 1.2%
  • State 1.3%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Avilla report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 percent. Seventy eight percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty five percent of Avilla population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty nine percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Nineteen percent of people in Avilla had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 76.5%
  • County 77.4%
  • Indiana 78.4%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 77.8%
  • Noble County 74.7%
  • State 77.3%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 94.1%
  • County 94.3%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • Noble County 22.8%
  • Indiana 21.0%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Avilla 48.9%
  • County 49.3%
  • Indiana 45.0%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 18.7%
  • Noble County 17.2%
  • State 16.1%

Twenty six percent of Avilla residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Here 26.2%
  • Noble County 24.5%
  • Indiana 25.8%

Twenty five percent of Avilla residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Thirty percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Fourteen percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Fifteen percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Ten percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Avilla 24.7%
  • County 23.0%
  • Indiana 19.6%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Avilla 30.3%
  • County 29.1%
  • Indiana 25.9%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 13.6%
  • County 10.9%
  • State 9.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 14.5%
  • County 12.4%
  • Indiana 10.4%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Avilla 10.4%
  • Noble County 8.4%
  • Indiana 8.0%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

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