Health and Nutrition of Butte, NE Residents

Settings
X
Data:
Click to activate map...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Fifty four percent of Butte residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 22 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 one of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 53.6%
  • County 52.6%
  • Nebraska 47.5%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Butte 21.7
  • County 21.0
  • State 22.1

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 2.7
  • County 2.8
  • State 3.5

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

  • Here 1.2
  • Boyd County 1.2
  • State 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.6
  • County 1.7
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Butte 3.1
  • County 3.2
  • Nebraska 4.1

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

The average Butte resident last visited a dentist one years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Twelve percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Butte residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 53 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 four 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 22 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 1.5
  • Boyd County 1.5
  • Nebraska 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Butte 12.1%
  • County 13.4%
  • State 18.3%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 20.2%
  • Boyd County 21.4%
  • State 22.3%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 52.6%
  • Boyd County 51.7%
  • Nebraska 43.2%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.7
  • County 3.7
  • State 2.5

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Butte 3.0
  • Boyd County 3.0
  • Nebraska 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Butte 21.8
  • County 22.0
  • State 21.6

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

The average height of Butte residents 16 years and older is 64 inches. The average weight is 164 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty seven percent of people living here are obese. Forty eight percent have ever been obese. Forty three percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 64.4
  • Boyd County 64.5
  • Nebraska 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Butte 164.4
  • Boyd County 166.4
  • State 179.6

Average BMI

  • Butte 28.7
  • County 29.0
  • State 28.5

People that are obese (%)

  • Butte 37.3%
  • Boyd County 37.7%
  • Nebraska 37.0%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Butte 48.3%
  • County 49.4%
  • State 49.4%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Butte 43.2%
  • County 46.2%
  • State 32.6%

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

Sixty three percent of Butte residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty two percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Nineteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Thirteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 63.4%
  • Boyd County 63.6%
  • State 66.8%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Butte 21.7%
  • Boyd County 22.1%
  • Nebraska 26.1%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Butte 18.6%
  • Boyd County 19.3%
  • State 23.3%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Butte 1.7%
  • County 1.6%
  • Nebraska 3.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Butte 13.1%
  • County 13.0%
  • State 15.1%

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

Ten percent of people living in Butte have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Sixty 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 (%)

  • Butte 10.3%
  • County 10.4%
  • Nebraska 10.4%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 60.0%
  • Boyd County 59.2%
  • State 46.0%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Butte 3.2%
  • Boyd County 3.3%
  • Nebraska 3.1%

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

Butte 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 1.2
  • County 1.1
  • Nebraska 1.2

Eleven percent of Butte 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 seven percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Forty three percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Fifteen percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty nine percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Butte 11.1%
  • Boyd County 11.1%
  • State 12.0%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Butte 6.1%
  • County 6.4%
  • State 6.4%

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

  • Butte 77.4%
  • County 76.5%
  • Nebraska 69.4%

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

  • Here 42.8%
  • County 40.7%
  • State 28.2%

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

  • Butte 16.5%
  • County 16.9%
  • State 16.4%

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

  • Here 15.4%
  • Boyd County 15.8%
  • Nebraska 23.7%

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

  • Here 49.1%
  • County 49.7%
  • State 41.3%

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

Eighty four percent of people living in Butte are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Butte 84.0%
  • Boyd County 82.4%
  • Nebraska 72.2%

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

  • Butte 34.4%
  • County 32.8%
  • State 23.5%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 37.8%
  • Boyd County 36.1%
  • State 25.7%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Butte 58.2%
  • Boyd County 56.2%
  • Nebraska 40.2%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 25.5%
  • County 24.0%
  • State 20.1%

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

Fifty five percent of people living in Butte use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Butte 55.4%
  • Boyd County 54.7%
  • State 32.3%

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

Twenty seven percent of Butte residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty six 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 six percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty nine percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Eighteen percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Eighteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Nine 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. Three 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 (%)

  • Butte 26.6%
  • Boyd County 27.3%
  • State 27.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 26.1%
  • County 27.1%
  • Nebraska 27.8%

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

  • Butte 44.4%
  • County 45.5%
  • State 42.7%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Butte 56.4%
  • County 56.2%
  • State 51.8%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 28.6%
  • Boyd County 29.9%
  • Nebraska 29.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Butte 18.1%
  • Boyd County 19.0%
  • Nebraska 22.3%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 17.9%
  • Boyd County 18.8%
  • Nebraska 19.9%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Butte 9.1%
  • County 10.3%
  • Nebraska 15.3%

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

  • Here 3.1%
  • County 3.1%
  • State 4.5%

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

Butte residents on average take three prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Butte 3.1
  • County 3.0
  • State 2.2

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

Seventy three percent of people living in Butte have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Thirteen percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.4 days per month on average. They have 2.9 drinks per week.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 72.8%
  • Boyd County 74.3%
  • Nebraska 80.7%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Butte 13.0%
  • Boyd County 12.0%
  • Nebraska 10.5%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Butte 4.4
  • Boyd County 4.4
  • State 4.8

Average drinks/week

  • Butte 2.9
  • Boyd County 3.0
  • Nebraska 5.8

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

Ninety nine percent of Butte residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety nine percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Ninety three percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty five percent have ever had anal sex. Nine percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Butte were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. People living here were on average 24 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. People in Butte were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on four men in their lifetime. The average person in Butte has vaginal or anal sex 42 times a year. Sixty percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Butte 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with nine men on average. They have had eight male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.3 female sex partners in their lifetimes.

Summary

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

  • Butte 99.5%
  • Boyd County 99.4%
  • Nebraska 97.4%

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

  • Butte 99.3%
  • Boyd County 99.2%
  • Nebraska 97.3%

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

  • Here 93.4%
  • County 93.3%
  • Nebraska 84.6%

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

  • Here 45.2%
  • County 45.4%
  • Nebraska 40.2%

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

  • Here 8.8%
  • Boyd County 8.6%
  • Nebraska 13.1%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.0
  • County 17.0
  • State 16.4

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

  • Here 23.9
  • Boyd County 23.9
  • State 21.1

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

  • Here 18.9
  • County 19.0
  • Nebraska 20.7

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

  • Butte 3.9
  • County 3.9
  • State 5.0

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

  • Butte 41.8
  • County 39.9
  • State 64.8

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Butte 59.6%
  • County 60.9%
  • Nebraska 55.2%

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

  • Butte 8.8
  • Boyd County 9.0
  • State 12.5

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

  • Here 7.8
  • County 8.0
  • Nebraska 11.0

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

  • Here 0.3
  • County 0.4
  • Nebraska 0.6

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

Ten percent of households in Butte 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 (%)

  • Butte 10.1%
  • County 10.0%
  • Nebraska 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Butte 4.3%
  • County 4.2%
  • State 4.3%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 7.0
  • County 6.9
  • Nebraska 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 38.5%
  • County 39.8%
  • Nebraska 32.3%

Thirty six percent of Butte residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 36.1%
  • Boyd County 37.9%
  • State 55.5%

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

Ten percent of Butte 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 six 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 three percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twelve 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 seven 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 1.2 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 9.7%
  • Boyd County 10.8%
  • State 22.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 35.9%
  • County 37.3%
  • State 37.2%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Butte 23.0%
  • Boyd County 24.1%
  • State 30.8%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Butte 12.0%
  • County 12.5%
  • State 16.3%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 43.5%
  • County 45.2%
  • Nebraska 39.5%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.6
  • County 6.6
  • Nebraska 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Butte 2.9
  • Boyd County 2.8
  • State 2.9

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.2
  • Boyd County 1.2
  • Nebraska 1.2

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

Ten percent of Butte residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Five percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Five percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Forty one 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. Twenty two percent of people living in Butte have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Forty four percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Six percent have ever been told they had gout. Six percent have congestive heart failure. Five percent have coronary heart disease. Four percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Five 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. Two percent have ever had emphysema. Sixteen percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Fifteen percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 10.1%
  • County 10.3%
  • State 12.1%

People with anemia (%)

  • Butte 5.4%
  • County 4.8%
  • Nebraska 3.6%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • Boyd County 5.0%
  • Nebraska 3.8%

People with overweight (%)

  • Butte 40.6%
  • Boyd County 42.4%
  • State 33.0%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Butte 18.4%
  • County 17.6%
  • State 24.7%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 22.2%
  • County 20.8%
  • Nebraska 12.3%

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

  • Here 21.4%
  • Boyd County 21.3%
  • State 20.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Butte 43.9%
  • County 42.7%
  • Nebraska 27.2%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 6.2%
  • Boyd County 5.7%
  • Nebraska 3.9%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 4.8%
  • State 4.1%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 3.5%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Butte 4.5%
  • County 4.1%
  • Nebraska 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Butte 5.1%
  • Boyd County 4.9%
  • State 4.3%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • Boyd County 4.2%
  • State 4.4%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 2.4%
  • Boyd County 2.5%
  • State 4.4%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 16.1%
  • County 15.6%
  • Nebraska 7.5%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Butte 4.5%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 4.3%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Butte 1.8%
  • Boyd County 2.1%
  • Nebraska 4.1%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Butte 15.3%
  • Boyd County 14.3%
  • State 9.1%

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

Seventy three percent of births in Butte were vaginal deliveries. Twenty seven percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty percent of women breastfeed their children. Thirty two percent of women in Butte have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Sixteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy four percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Five percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twelve percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Thirty two 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 72.7%
  • Boyd County 71.5%
  • Nebraska 67.3%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 27.3%
  • Boyd County 28.5%
  • State 32.7%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Butte 99.5%
  • Boyd County 99.3%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 60.6%
  • County 60.7%
  • State 61.4%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Butte 59.6%
  • Boyd County 61.3%
  • State 51.7%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 32.3%
  • Boyd County 31.8%
  • State 22.9%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 15.8%
  • Boyd County 16.1%
  • State 12.4%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 74.0%
  • County 77.2%
  • State 72.5%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • Boyd County 5.2%
  • State 7.1%

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

  • Here 12.4%
  • County 12.6%
  • Nebraska 16.4%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Butte 32.2%
  • County 32.0%
  • State 17.7%

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

People living in Butte report their general health condition on average at 57 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 35 percent of Butte residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Seven percent of people living in Butte are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 57.3%
  • County 57.2%
  • State 54.0%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • Boyd County 3.9%
  • Nebraska 3.8%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Butte 35.2%
  • Boyd County 37.5%
  • State 38.9%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Butte 7.0%
  • Boyd County 7.2%
  • Nebraska 8.1%

People in Butte spend $341 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 20 percent of their income. The average family in Butte spends $61 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $137 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven 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 $341
  • Boyd County $344
  • Nebraska $363

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

  • Here 20.5%
  • Boyd County 21.2%
  • State 25.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Butte $61
  • Boyd County $63
  • Nebraska $66

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Butte 4.1%
  • Boyd County 4.5%
  • State 4.0%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Butte $137
  • County $138
  • State $130

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Butte 7.1%
  • Boyd County 7.5%
  • State 6.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Butte $17
  • County $18
  • State $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 0.7%
  • County 0.7%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Butte report their general condition of hearing on average at 78 percent. Eighty five 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 seven percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Butte population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Twenty 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. Ten percent of people in Butte had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Butte 78.1%
  • County 78.8%
  • Nebraska 77.6%

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

  • Butte 84.5%
  • County 82.8%
  • Nebraska 76.0%

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

  • Here 97.2%
  • Boyd County 96.5%
  • Nebraska 94.4%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 21.5%
  • County 21.5%
  • Nebraska 22.0%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 24.0%
  • Boyd County 24.4%
  • Nebraska 46.1%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Butte 10.0%
  • County 10.4%
  • State 16.3%

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

Thirty two percent of Butte 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 32.5%
  • County 30.7%
  • State 25.7%

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

Eighteen percent of Butte 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 two percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Fifteen 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. Fifteen 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 (%)

  • Here 18.2%
  • Boyd County 18.0%
  • Nebraska 21.7%

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

  • Butte 31.7%
  • County 31.2%
  • Nebraska 27.9%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 15.2%
  • County 13.6%
  • State 10.6%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 8.2%
  • Boyd County 7.7%
  • State 11.7%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 14.6%
  • Boyd County 12.7%
  • State 8.6%

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

Table of Contents