Health and Nutrition of Boneau, MT Residents

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Forty seven percent of Boneau residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 17 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 four 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 three "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat seven frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Boneau 46.7%
  • County 50.8%
  • Montana 50.5%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 17.1
  • County 21.9
  • State 21.2

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 4.0
  • Chouteau County 3.4
  • Montana 3.7

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

  • Boneau 1.8
  • Chouteau County 1.7
  • Montana 1.7

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Boneau 2.6
  • Chouteau County 1.7
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Boneau 7.2
  • County 3.7
  • State 3.6

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

The average Boneau 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). Twenty percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty eight percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Boneau residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 47 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 three 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 26 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Boneau 2.0
  • County 2.0
  • Montana 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Boneau 19.6%
  • Chouteau County 16.1%
  • State 15.5%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 28.0%
  • Chouteau County 20.8%
  • Montana 21.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Boneau 47.3%
  • Chouteau County 47.1%
  • Montana 48.0%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.1
  • County 2.8
  • State 3.0

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 3.2
  • Chouteau County 2.6
  • State 2.7

Average number of teeth

  • Boneau 26.4
  • Chouteau County 21.7
  • Montana 23.0

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

The average height of Boneau residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 186 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 30. Forty two percent of people living here are obese. Fifty two percent have ever been obese. Fifty two percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Boneau 66.6
  • County 67.1
  • State 67.1

Average weight (pounds)

  • Boneau 186.0
  • County 180.3
  • Montana 181.5

Average BMI

  • Here 30.3
  • County 28.6
  • State 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 41.8%
  • Chouteau County 37.2%
  • State 37.3%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Boneau 52.3%
  • Chouteau County 50.1%
  • State 49.4%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Boneau 51.8%
  • Chouteau County 33.5%
  • Montana 36.9%

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

Sixty four percent of Boneau residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty seven percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty seven percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Seventeen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 64.4%
  • County 66.6%
  • Montana 65.7%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 27.4%
  • Chouteau County 26.5%
  • State 25.5%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 26.5%
  • Chouteau County 24.6%
  • Montana 23.7%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 17.2%
  • Chouteau County 15.9%
  • Montana 14.2%

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

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

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Boneau 12.7%
  • County 11.5%
  • Montana 9.8%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Boneau 37.3%
  • Chouteau County 49.0%
  • Montana 47.7%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • County 3.1%
  • State 3.0%

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

Boneau 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

  • Boneau 1.0
  • County 1.2
  • Montana 1.1

Nineteen percent of Boneau 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. Two percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Forty eight percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty one percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty five percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Boneau 19.3%
  • Chouteau County 11.8%
  • State 12.0%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Boneau 1.9%
  • County 5.5%
  • State 5.3%

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

  • Here 48.0%
  • County 70.2%
  • Montana 70.3%

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

  • Here 17.4%
  • County 18.2%
  • State 18.3%

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

  • Here 20.6%
  • Chouteau County 23.6%
  • State 23.3%

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

  • Boneau 34.6%
  • County 44.7%
  • State 44.7%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 72.0%
  • County 77.1%
  • Montana 76.2%

Twelve percent of people living in Boneau have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Sixteen percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Thirty three percent of people in Boneau frequently check their blood cholesterol. Nine 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 (%)

  • Here 11.9%
  • County 26.9%
  • State 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 15.6%
  • County 26.9%
  • Montana 25.2%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Boneau 33.0%
  • Chouteau County 44.7%
  • Montana 43.2%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Boneau 8.8%
  • County 23.8%
  • State 19.7%

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

Thirty nine percent of people living in Boneau use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 39.1%
  • Chouteau County 36.8%
  • Montana 40.2%

Twenty nine percent of Boneau residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty seven percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty three percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Forty eight percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty two percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty nine percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Fourteen 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. Five 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 28.5%
  • County 26.0%
  • Montana 26.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 27.4%
  • Chouteau County 27.3%
  • State 27.3%

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

  • Boneau 43.2%
  • Chouteau County 42.5%
  • State 43.2%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 48.1%
  • County 51.6%
  • State 52.7%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Boneau 30.3%
  • County 27.5%
  • State 27.1%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Boneau 22.3%
  • County 22.0%
  • State 21.4%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 28.8%
  • Chouteau County 20.1%
  • State 19.7%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Boneau 13.9%
  • County 13.7%
  • Montana 13.3%

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

  • Boneau 4.7%
  • County 4.3%
  • Montana 4.3%

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

Boneau residents on average take one prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Boneau 1.5
  • Chouteau County 2.5
  • Montana 2.2

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

Seventy five percent of people living in Boneau have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Twenty percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 3.6 days per month on average. They have 6.0 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 15 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 74.6%
  • Chouteau County 82.2%
  • Montana 81.8%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 20.4%
  • Chouteau County 10.2%
  • State 9.9%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Boneau 3.6
  • Chouteau County 5.6
  • Montana 5.4

Average drinks/week

  • Here 6.0
  • County 6.4
  • Montana 5.9

Average days/year people drink much

  • Boneau 15.5
  • Chouteau County 25.2
  • State 24.0

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

Hundred percent of Boneau 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. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Sixty two percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Six percent of males in Boneau have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety nine percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty two percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty five percent have ever had anal sex. Twenty five percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Boneau were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 20 women. He has vaginal sex with 17 women. People living here were on average 21 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on three women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.1 men on average. People in Boneau were 18 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. Six percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Boneau has vaginal or anal sex 81 times a year. Forty eight percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Boneau 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had 10 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 99.9%
  • Chouteau County 97.9%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Here 94.6%
  • County 95.9%
  • State 94.6%

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

  • Here 89.9%
  • Chouteau County 89.5%
  • State 88.6%

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

  • Boneau 61.9%
  • Chouteau County 52.9%
  • Montana 48.4%

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

  • Here 5.9%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 6.4%

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

  • Boneau 99.4%
  • Chouteau County 97.9%
  • Montana 97.7%

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

  • Boneau 82.3%
  • County 86.7%
  • Montana 89.2%

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

  • Boneau 45.5%
  • Chouteau County 36.0%
  • Montana 40.6%

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

  • Boneau 25.1%
  • Chouteau County 10.8%
  • Montana 10.7%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.0
  • Chouteau County 16.6
  • State 16.8

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

  • Here 19.7
  • Chouteau County 35.7
  • State 28.0

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

  • Boneau 16.8
  • Chouteau County 25.3
  • Montana 21.3

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

  • Boneau 21.0
  • Chouteau County 21.7
  • Montana 21.3

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

  • Here 3.3
  • Chouteau County 7.1
  • Montana 5.9

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

  • Here 2.1
  • County 0.3
  • State 3.3

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

  • Boneau 18.2
  • County 20.9
  • State 19.1

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 6.0%
  • Chouteau County 7.8%
  • Montana 7.1%

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

  • Boneau 80.9
  • Chouteau County 56.3
  • Montana 60.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 47.5%
  • Chouteau County 51.7%
  • Montana 56.8%

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

  • Here 10.2
  • County 10.3
  • State 10.3

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

  • Here 9.9
  • County 9.0
  • Montana 9.4

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

  • Boneau 0.4
  • Chouteau County 0.4
  • State 0.4

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Boneau 75.1%
  • County 84.5%
  • State 85.2%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Boneau 8.3%
  • Chouteau County 10.2%
  • Montana 9.8%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 7.0%
  • Chouteau County 4.8%
  • State 4.5%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Boneau 6.9
  • County 6.9
  • Montana 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 33.2%
  • Chouteau County 33.6%
  • Montana 33.2%

Sixty four percent of Boneau residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 64.2%
  • County 48.0%
  • State 49.2%

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

Seventeen percent of Boneau 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. Forty five 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. Thirty three percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Thirty six 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. Fifty five 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 1.7 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Boneau 16.5%
  • County 22.6%
  • State 22.8%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 45.5%
  • County 39.9%
  • State 40.9%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 33.0%
  • County 29.1%
  • Montana 29.0%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 36.2%
  • County 17.1%
  • Montana 20.3%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 55.2%
  • Chouteau County 40.4%
  • Montana 45.3%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Boneau 6.0
  • Chouteau County 6.1
  • Montana 6.2

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Boneau 2.7
  • Chouteau County 2.8
  • Montana 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.7
  • Chouteau County 1.2
  • State 1.3

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

Seventeen percent of Boneau 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 eight percent are overweight. Eighteen 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. Five percent of people living in Boneau have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty one percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Two percent have ever been told they had gout. Five percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. One percent have ever had emphysema.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Boneau 16.9%
  • County 10.7%
  • Montana 10.0%

People with anemia (%)

  • Boneau 3.8%
  • Chouteau County 3.4%
  • State 2.9%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 2.6%
  • Chouteau County 4.2%
  • State 4.2%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 38.0%
  • County 35.2%
  • State 35.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Boneau 18.1%
  • County 18.8%
  • Montana 17.8%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 5.1%
  • County 12.5%
  • Montana 11.6%

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

  • Here 21.0%
  • Chouteau County 20.0%
  • Montana 18.4%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Boneau 20.7%
  • County 31.2%
  • State 27.2%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 1.9%
  • Chouteau County 4.3%
  • State 4.0%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Boneau 4.8%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 3.5%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Boneau 2.6%
  • Chouteau County 5.0%
  • Montana 4.0%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Boneau 2.8%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 3.6%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Boneau 1.0%
  • Chouteau County 4.8%
  • State 2.9%

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

Seventy one percent of births in Boneau were vaginal deliveries. Twenty nine percent of deliveries were cesarean. 100.0 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty two percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Seventy one percent of women breastfeed their children. Nine percent of women in Boneau have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Eighty one percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Thirty one percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty one 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 71.5%
  • County 64.1%
  • State 64.6%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Boneau 28.5%
  • Chouteau County 35.9%
  • State 35.4%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 100.0%
  • Chouteau County 99.5%
  • Montana 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 51.7%
  • Chouteau County 57.4%
  • Montana 59.1%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Boneau 71.3%
  • County 57.7%
  • State 58.6%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 8.8%
  • Chouteau County 24.1%
  • Montana 23.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 80.7%
  • County 75.7%
  • Montana 77.5%

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

  • Here 31.2%
  • County 12.7%
  • State 15.4%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Boneau 20.5%
  • Chouteau County 22.9%
  • Montana 21.1%

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

People living in Boneau report their general health condition on average at 56 percent. Eight percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 47 percent of Boneau residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Six percent of people living in Boneau are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Boneau 55.5%
  • County 55.4%
  • Montana 57.2%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • Chouteau County 5.1%
  • Montana 5.4%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 46.6%
  • County 36.6%
  • State 38.4%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 5.7%
  • County 8.7%
  • Montana 8.8%

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

People in Boneau spend $412 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 29 percent of their income. The average family in Boneau spends $104 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $146 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $412
  • Chouteau County $357
  • Montana $355

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

  • Boneau 29.4%
  • Chouteau County 21.0%
  • Montana 21.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $104
  • County $72
  • Montana $74

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Boneau 4.9%
  • Chouteau County 3.6%
  • State 4.4%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $146
  • Chouteau County $139
  • State $145

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.3%
  • Chouteau County 6.3%
  • State 7.5%

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 0.9%
  • Chouteau County 1.2%
  • Montana 1.3%

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

People living in Boneau report their general condition of hearing on average at 84 percent. Ninety 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. Hundred percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty four percent of Boneau population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty four 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. Sixteen percent of people in Boneau had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Boneau 84.1%
  • Chouteau County 76.4%
  • State 78.3%

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

  • Boneau 90.3%
  • County 76.1%
  • State 78.3%

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

  • Boneau 99.7%
  • County 94.2%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Boneau 23.9%
  • Chouteau County 22.1%
  • State 21.2%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 33.6%
  • County 48.0%
  • State 45.3%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Boneau 15.8%
  • County 16.9%
  • State 16.4%

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

Twenty four percent of Boneau 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 (%)

  • Boneau 23.7%
  • Chouteau County 27.8%
  • State 26.9%

Eleven percent of Boneau 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. Fourteen percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Five percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eight percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Three 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 (%)

  • Boneau 11.3%
  • Chouteau County 21.1%
  • State 17.6%

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

  • Boneau 14.5%
  • Chouteau County 27.7%
  • State 24.6%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Boneau 5.3%
  • County 9.8%
  • State 8.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Boneau 7.6%
  • County 11.4%
  • Montana 9.1%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Boneau 3.3%
  • Chouteau County 8.8%
  • State 7.5%

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

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